California School Bonds Plan to Improve Buildings, Programs

DCG Strategies Blog, Education, News & Events

In November 2018, California voters passed most of the 125 bills seeking to fund improvements in local school districts. The bills represented more than $15.7 billion in construction bonds, with more than $14.8 billion approved by voters that will fund everything from …

Four Reasons to Explore Workforce Housing

DCG Strategies Blog, Education, Workforce Housing

Research shows that teacher-student relationships are vital in creating successful learning communities, and both teachers and students gain an advantage when teachers are able to live in the communities they serve. School employees who are part of the community stay invested in …

DCG to Join Panel on Workforce Housing Options for School Districts

DCG Strategies Blog, Company Updates, Education, News & Events

Recognizing the critical connection of teacher quality and satisfaction with academic success, CAAASA will be presenting a special session on Workforce Housing: an innovative solution aimed at recruiting and retaining quality teachers. In California, one of the biggest drivers of teacher turnover …

Bill on Charter Schools and Public School Surplus Property Stalls in California Legislature

DCG Strategies Blog, Education

Amid ongoing efforts to meet school budget needs and safely house students, a bill that reinstates charter schools’ priority in the purchase of surplus public school district property has stalled in the California Legislature. What Happened On July 1, 2016, the California education code …