Grantee Resources

California’s Golden Opportunity: Taking Stock, Leadership from the Middle

An information feedback report on the evolution of California's education reform enacted in 2013-2014, which radically redefined the policy direction in education based on the principle of decentralization of resources to local levels, expressed in the new Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF).

This report includes a broader context of whole system reform, a description of California’s adoption of the right drivers to accomplish policy goals, a description of the authors’ methodology, their findings, and recommendations based on the analysis.