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The Art of Implementation: California’s LCAPs Fall Short for ELs

California’s Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) promised greater equity and transparency in school funding. But a new report by Californians Together and the Center for Equity for English Learners highlights that the policy is falling short for English Learners.

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College Decisions Survey: Deciding to Go to College

Today, New America’s Education Policy Program released the first in a series of College Decisions Survey briefs that analyze new survey data about what prospective college students know about the college-going and financing process. Part 1: Deciding to Go to College focuses on why students decide to pursue college in the first place and the factors students consider when deciding to apply to a specific college. It looks at how financial concerns are one of the major drivers in deciding whether and where to go to college.