Math and Science Education for the California Workforce: It starts with K-12

A new report from EdSource looks at how well Californian public schools are preparing today’s students for tomorrow’s workforce.

Math and Science Education for the California Workforce:
It Starts with K-12,
looks at current projections for California workforce needs in several important science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields and provides a comprehensive examination of how California’s standards-based reforms have affected student achievement in math and science.

It also reviews the performance of traditionally low-achieving student subgroups and of the highest-achieving students.

And finally, it looks at the extent to which California’s postsecondary system is producing graduates in these key fields.

Download the PDF here.

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