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What’s Ahead for Education Recovery in California?

By Niu Gao, Julian Betts, Bruce Fuller, Laura Hill

Oct 20, 2022 ... National test scores show that the pandemic caused major disruptions to ... underserved students—and gaps widened over the last two years.


Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops

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

Oct 21, 2022 ... Note that the test of the “veil of darkness” theory only applies to the likelihood of being stopped for a traffic violation and cannot be ...

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Financing California’s Public Schools

By Julien Lafortune, Joseph Herrera

... have been larger than expected—especially in Kindergarten and grade 1. ... SFP funding for modernization slightly worsens gaps by district property ...


The Impact of COVID-19 on Science Education

By Niu Gao, Kathy DiRanna, Maria T. Chang Fay

To avoid unintended consequences such as teaching to the test and focusing on “bubble students” scoring just below the proficiency benchmark, the state ...


Understanding the Effects of School Funding

By Julien Lafortune

In California, spending is higher for low-income, Black, and Latino students—but current spending progressivity is not enough to close existing test score gaps.


Dual Enrollment in California

By Olga Rodriguez, Niu Gao

While research shows that there are racial/ethnic and socioeconomic gaps in access ... grade, and test score admissions requirements and adopted a multiple ...


Targeted K–12 Funding and Student Outcomes

By Julien Lafortune

Test score gaps narrowed more by district than student need. District-level gaps in test scores, ... Test scores from some California districts (Pier et al.