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Priorities for California’s Water

By Jeffrey Mount, Ellen Hanak, Sarah Bardeen, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

Nov 30, 2022 ... Accelerating the pace and scale of physical habitat improvements ... to do so until it comes into balance with sustainable water supplies.


Storing Water for the Environment

By Sarah Null, Jeffrey Mount, Brian Gray, Kristen Dybala ...

We use a simplified reservoir water balance and temperature model to illustrate ... including an assessment of dams' impacts on native fishes (Appendix A), ...


Dual Enrollment in California

By Olga Rodriguez, Niu Gao

When it comes to student outcomes, dual enrollment schools have higher rates of grade 11 Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) proficiency, ...


Targeted K–12 Funding and Student Outcomes

By Julien Lafortune

Similarly, if we compare spending by student test scores on the 2018–19 Smarter Balanced exams (SBAC), we see districts spend at higher levels at schools where ...


Advancing Ecosystem Restoration with Smarter Permitting

By Letitia Grenier, Stephanie Panlasigui, Crissy Pickett, Gokce Sencan

The first is partnership at the watershed scale: in trying to balance multiple water management needs in an arid climate, Alliance partners found that working ...

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COVID-19 Alters College Admissions

By Jacob Jackson, Olga Rodriguez, Niu Gao

May 5, 2020 ... Most standardized tests used for admission—such as SAT and ACT—and for placement purposes, such as the Smarter Balanced Assessment, ...


English Learner Trajectories and Reclassification

By Julian Betts, Laura Hill, Karen Bachofer, Joseph Hayes ...

... that the new English language proficiency assessment and any new criteria based on the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) are not so rigorous ...