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Common Core Is Here..any questions?

By Tim Walker An enormous effort to implement the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) is underway in more than 40 states and the District of Columbia. Districts are training staff, field-testing assessments, and evaluating technology requirements. Teachers are rewriting curriculum and instruction to prepare students for more rigorous coursework. Some states are further ahead than others. And…


Urgent State Budget Action

Urgent State Budget Action TAKE ACTION: Call your State Senator and Assembly member and ask them to support the State Budget Trailer bill language on local budget transparency and cap on school district reserves. Please call their district office now through Sunday, June 15, when they are voting on the state budget. Local Budget Transparency…

Contract Agreement Reached!

Contract Agreement Reached! The Kern High School Teachers Association Bargaining Team is pleased to announce that after completion of negotiations today, we have reached a tentative agreement with the District. The Executive Board met today and voted unanimously to recommend the tentative agreement to the Representative Council. The representative Council will vote to recommend to…

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