Budget crisis forces deep cuts at Calif. schools
Original post made by Still waiting, Another Pleasanton neighborhood, on Jun 21, 2009
"California schools now rank at or near the bottom nationally in academic performance, student-teacher ratios in middle and high school, access to guidance counselors and the percentage of seniors who go directly to four-year college"
"In its annual survey this year, Education Week magazine ranked California 47th in per-pupil spending and gave the state a D in academic achievement."
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