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California Budget Signals Commitment to High-Need Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                            June 15, 2017 MEDIA CONTACT: Katie Smith, Communications Director KSmith@advanceproj.org, (213) 406-9158   California Budget Signals Commitment to High-Need Families Equitable spending in the 17-18 state budget is the first step to defend California residents from potential federal cuts, long-term investment in vulnerable populations is needed On June 15, the Legislature

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Governor’s budget proposal may affect future of transitional kindergarten

Ed Source March 10, 2016 By Susan Frey After years of effort to implement transitional kindergarten, Gov. Jerry Brown wants to eliminate the requirement that school districts offer the program, which provides an extra year of public school for 4-year-olds with fall birthdays. His proposal would also allow districts that offer it to charge enrollment

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