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Equitable State Funding for School Facilities

By Julien Lafortune, Niu Gao

State policies could improve the equity and efficiency of facilities funding. ... schools in the bottom three deciles of Academic Performance Index (API).


Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

By Deepak Premkumar, Alexandria Gumbs, Shannon McConville, Renee Hsia

In general, crimes in progress and pre-planned events tend to signal more dangerous environments for officers. Finally, about 15 percent of civilian deaths, ...


Targeted K–12 Funding and Student Outcomes

By Julien Lafortune

As the key mechanism directing tens of billions of dollars in state funding, LCFF affects the equity, efficiency, and efficacy of the California public school ...


California’s Future

By Ellen Hanak, Laura Hill, Hans Johnson, Caroline Danielson ...

This multi-topic publication highlights the state's most pressing long-term policy challenges in several key areas: criminal justice, economy, education, ...

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Good Timing for New Federal Education Law

By Patrick Murphy, Paul Warren

Dec 11, 2015 ... The law calls for valid and reliable indicators of student or school performance, so that data can be compared across schools and districts.