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Test Scores Show Six-Year Setback for California Students

By Darriya Starr, Emmanuel Prunty, Joseph Herrera, Iwunze Ugo

Dec 14, 2022 ... Recently released standardized test scores show sharp declines in proficiency among the state's fourth graders—reversing nearly six years of ...

Statewide Survey

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and Their Government

By Mark Baldassare, Dean Bonner, Rachel Lawler, Deja Thomas

Oct 14, 2022 ... Majorities across the state's regions say they are satisfied with their choices of candidates in the upcoming gubernatorial election. Table: ...

Report

Solar Energy and Groundwater in the San Joaquin Valley

By Andrew Ayres, Annabelle Rosser, Ellen Hanak, Alvar Escriva-Bou ...

At the same time, the state needs to ramp up renewable energy generation to meet climate ... This analysis includes high-level technical studies to test the ...

Report

Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

By Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin, Deepak Premkumar

Oct 21, 2022 ... Since 2018, the state's largest law enforcement agencies have been ... Note that the test of the “veil of darkness” theory only applies to ...

Policy Brief

Policy Brief: Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

By Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin, Deepak Premkumar

Oct 21, 2022 ... Critics, including some in law enforcement, state that limiting ... We use a “veil of darkness” analysis to test for racial bias in the ...

Fact Sheet

Financing California’s Public Schools

By Julien Lafortune, Joseph Herrera

Federal pandemic aid and increased state funding have contributed to record K–12 funding levels. In 2021–22, state, local, and federal funding for California K– ...