The Road to Recovery

We’ll visit the town of Paradise to see how students, teachers and families are recovering after the Camp Fire forced multiple schools to relocate. Discover how a high school in San Mateo transformed itself into a small learning community, allowing teachers and students to develop closer relationships. Meet a braille transcriber in Folsom who creates materials for students with visual impairments.

Inside California Education brings compelling stories from all over the Golden State about California’s complex, evolving, and innovative public education system. It focuses on how public education’s challenges, opportunities, and successes impact students, parents, teachers, administrators, policymakers and others. Stories range from pre-kindergarten to twelfth grade, and include special education, adult education, vocational training, local funding issues, and groundbreaking new education programs. It also profiles some of the heroes making a daily difference in the lives of California’s six million public school students.

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Funding for the Inside California Education series is made possible by:

Imagine the Possiblitites CA lottery
Stuart Foundation
Kaiser Permanente

Full Inside California Education Episodes

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Sky’s the Limit

Drones in Schools; the Maker Movement; Talk, Read, Sing; College-Bound in Compton

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Teaching Great Teachers

Teaching Great Teachers. Student School Board Member, Music Blitz, Student Voices Campaign

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No One Eats Alone

No One Eats Alone, Teacher of the Year, Connecting College and Career, Aerospace Museum

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Reaching for the Stars

Reaching for the Stars, College Headed and Mighty Proud, Schools of the Future, USS Lucid

Additional funding provided by:

Schools Financial Credit Union

Schools Insurance Authority, Capitol Advisors Group, LLC, California Association of School Business Officials, Association of California School Administrators, California Teachers Association, California Parent Teachers Association, California School Employees Association, California School Boards Association, California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators, California Federation of Teachers, California County Superintendents Educational Services Association, School Services of California, Inc., Los Rios Federation of Teachers