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Gov. Newsom’s big bets: community schools, competitive grants and new teacher incentives

Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to entice thousands of new teachers into the classroom, concentrate school improvement in the most impoverished neighborhoods and use competitive grants to challenge districts to form partnerships and develop best practices to raise achievement. He outlined his ideas for  addressing the teacher shortage and stepping up school improvement in an 85-page […]