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Education policies that can affect the quality of education your child receives are decided all of the time. Stay "in the know" by tracking education policies at Bill Search on the Official California State Legislation website. Search a specific bill or use the "keyword" search section to find something that interests you, your family or your community.

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From the Blog

Vergara v. California: Where the groundbreaking education equality lawsuit stands today

On August 28, 2014, the California Superior Court entered its final decision in the groundbreaking education equality lawsuit Vergara v. California, affirming its tentative ruling that California’s outdated and unworkable teacher tenure, dismissal and layoff laws are unconstitut

Meet the Candidates for SMMUSD BOE and the Santa Monica College Board of Trustees

A series of candidate forums for both the Santa Monica College Board of Trustees and the Santa Monica Malibu Unified School District (SMMUSD) will be presented for community members through the month of October. Please review the flier for information on dates, times, and locations.

PAL Partner Spotlight: California Center for Parent Empowerment

The California Center for Parent Empowerment was established by Senator Gloria Romero (Ret.) in order to empower public school parents–especially those with children trapped in chronically underperforming schools–to understand and use the Parent Empowerment Act of 2010. Th

Why Parents Must Stand Together

Parents in all zip codes have issues with their child’s education. The affluent City of Malibu is no exception. Recently, parents of Malibu High School made national news due to toxic levels of PCB’s found in some of their children’s classroom. Students and teachers started to become