Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

Editorials & Letters

State Superintendent of Public Instruction's opinion articles, letters to the editor, thoughts on education issues, and other correspondence.
Editorials
Opinion articles and letters to the editor published in newspapers around the state and nation on issues affecting education, as well as links to opinions affecting CDE from the State Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Letters
Correspondence from the State Superintendent of Public Instruction to educators around the state.
Trending in Editorials & Letters
No Trending items
Recently Posted in Editorials & Letters
  • 2018–19 Specialized Secondary Programs Grants (added 19-Sep-2018)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Direct-Funded Charter School Administrators, and High School Principals regarding 2018-19 Specialized Secondary Programs Grants.
  • 2018–19 Civic Learning Awards (added 17-Sep-2018)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Charter School Administrators, and School Principals regarding the 2018–19 Civic Learning Awards.
  • California Student Mock Election (updated 12-Sep-2018)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Charter School Administrators, and Middle and High School Principals regarding the Student Mock Election on October 9, 2018, and share with your colleagues.
  • Fall Digital Citizenship Week 2018 (updated 12-Sep-2018)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators regarding Fall Digital Citizenship Week.
  • High School Voter Education Weeks for 2018 (updated 12-Sep-2018)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Charter School Administrators, and High School Principals regarding High School Voter Education Weeks, which take place September 17–28, 2018.

  • Importance of the State Seal of Biliteracy (added 06-Sep-2018)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents, Direct-Funded Charter School Administrators, and High School Principals regarding the importance of the State Seal of Biliteracy.
  • California Labor Management Initiative (added 04-Sep-2018)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators regarding the California Labor Management Initiative Northern California Network Convening. The Convening is September 27–28, 2018.
  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (added 31-Aug-2018)
    Letter to County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators regarding the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
  • Student Support and Academic Enrichment Program (added 27-Aug-2018)
    Letter to Select County and District Superintendents and Charter School Administrators regarding the 2018 Request for Applications for the Student Support and Academic Enrichment Program.
  • Register for the 2018 CA STEAM Symposium (added 22-Aug-2018)
    Register for the 2018 California STEAM Symposium