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New California School Dashboard paints a colorful picture—in which one in three school districts needs help

Fewer than half of California’s schools got a passing grade in English on Calfornia’s School Dashboard, and only about a third passed in math. The state’s colorful new assessment tool, in its second year, expands beyond test scores to include graduation rates, absenteeism, college readiness and other measures, but the big picture remains grim.