Center X researcher Jarod Kawasaki calls for school boards to provide cost of living stipends and jobs to support and diversify student teachers in their district.
Center X Project Directors Erin Powers and Daniel Diaz offer guidance and reassurance to parents who are overseeing their children’s online learning during the pandemic.
UCLA Center X is launching a new teacher residency initiative to prepare teachers to transform STEM and Computer Science education in historically underserved urban schools, supported by a nearly $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education through the federal Teacher Quality Partnership program. The new teacher residency program aims to strengthen teaching and learning in STEM and computer science for more than 8,000 students.
Center X Senior Fellow Sid Thompson, LAUSD’s first African American superintendent, recalls the reaction of schools and families to the possibility of federally mandated busing and integration.