Promise of CA’s New School Finance Law Hinges On Parents

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Feb 14, 2014

Experts say the success of LCFF will ultimately depend on whether or not districts can effectively engage the communities they serve.




CCSF Chancellor Sees Path Forward Through Commission, Not Courts

New America Media, Interview, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Jan 17, 2014

City College of San Francisco Chancellor Arthur Tyler says recent improvements at the school warrant a reappraisal by the accreditation commission.




Common Core -- Closing the Math Achievement Gap

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Dec 16, 2013

U.S. students’ poor showing in international rankings of math proficiency signal a growing barrier to upward mobility for the nation’s low-income and minority students.




For Chinese Parents, Local Control is ‘Lost in Translation’

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Nov 09, 2013

Chinese-speaking parents in San Francisco say more needs to be done by the school district to enhance communication and engagement.




Q&A: UC 신임 총장 나폴리타노 소수계, 서류미비 학생 위한 대안 논의

New America Media, Video, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Nov 05, 2013

지난 7월 전 미 국토안보부 장관 재닛 나폴리타노는 첫 여성 UC 신임총장에 취임됐다.




新美國傳媒專訪加州大學總校長:加州大學的多元性、學術性以及無證學生

New America Media, Video, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Nov 05, 2013

從今年九月起前國土安全部( Homeland Security )部長珍妮‧納波利塔諾(Janet Napolitano) 接任加州大學總校長職務, 納波利塔諾亦是加大首位女校長。




Q&A: 21세기 경제, 왜 모든 학생들이 좋은 교육이 필요한가

New America Media, Question & Answer, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Oct 21, 2013

캘리포니아는 전국적으로 가장 큰 규모와 다인종의 학생 수를 자랑하고 있지만 학업 성과 및 학생 당 지원금은 가장 저조한 것으로 조사됐다.




Q&A: Syria Needs Humanitarian, Not Military Intervention

New America Media, Question & Answer, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Sep 14, 2013

The United States has focused on military solutions to the crisis in Syria, largely ignoring humanitarian needs that could offer a means to resolving the wider conflict.




Q&A: Girls 'Invisible' in Boys and Men of Color Movement

New America Media, Question & Answer, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Aug 27, 2013

The push to address the challenges facing boys and men of color raises the question of why a similar movement hasn't emerged for girls and women.




Lo que usted necesita saber para prepararse para los nuevos estándares comunes

New America Media, Question & Answer, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Jul 01, 2013

En 2010, California se convirtió en uno de los 45 estados de adoptar un nuevo conjunto de estándares nacionales de educación en inglés y matemáticas.