Reports Related to "Education, Department of"

Reports Related to "Education, Department of"
Date Issued Report Number Report Title
August 31, 2017 2016-136

School Violence Prevention: School Districts, County Offices of Education, and the State Must Do More to Ensure That School Safety Plans Help Protect Students and Staff During Emergencies

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July 27, 2017 2016-139

California Department of Education: It Has Not Ensured That School Food Authorities Comply With the Federal Buy American Requirement

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May 25, 2017 2016-129

K-12 High Speed Network: Improved Budgeting, Greater Transparency, and Increased Oversight Are Needed to Ensure That the Network Is Providing Reliable Services at the Lowest Cost to the State

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February 28, 2017 2016-114

College Readiness of California's High School Students: The State Can Better Prepare Students for College by Adopting New Strategies and Increasing Oversight

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January 31, 2017 2016-109

Uniform Complaint Procedures: The California Department of Education's Inadequate Oversight Has Led to a Lack of Uniformity and Compliance in the Processing of Complaints and Appeals

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November 17, 2016 2016-112

School Library Services: Vague State Laws and a Lack of Monitoring Allow School Districts to Provide a Minimal Level of Library Services

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September 27, 2016 2016-401

Data Reliability: State Agencies' Computer-Generated Data Varied in Their Completeness and Accuracy

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January 19, 2016 2015-112

Student Mental Health Services: Some Students' Services Were Affected by a New State Law, and the State Needs to Analyze Student Outcomes and Track Service Costs

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January 14, 2016 2015-041

Recommendations Not Fully Implemented After One Year: The Omnibus Audit Accountability Act of 2006

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November 5, 2015 2015-101

Inglewood Unified School District: The State Superintendent of Public Instruction Needs to Better Communicate His Approach for Reforming the District

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January 15, 2015 2014-041

Recommendations Not Fully Implemented After One Year: The Omnibus Audit Accountability Act of 2006

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December 18, 2014 2014-401

Data Reliability: State Agencies' Computer-Generated Data Varied in Their Completeness and Accuracy

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February 27, 2014 2013-046

Cafeteria Funds: Local Education Agencies Generally Use the Funds for Appropriate Purposes

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January 16, 2014 2013-701

Recommendations for the Legislature From Audits Issued During 2012 and 2013

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January 14, 2014 2013-041

Recommendations Not Fully Implemented After One Year: The Omnibus Audit Accountability Act of 2006

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December 3, 2013 2013-604

New High Risk Issue: Providing a High Quality and Affordable Public Education Presents Significant Challenges

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September 26, 2013 2013-601

High Risk: The California State Auditor's Updated Assessment of High-Risk Issues the State and Select State Agencies Face

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August 20, 2013 2012-108

School Safety and Nondiscrimination Laws: Most Local Educational Agencies Do Not Evaluate the Effectiveness of Their Programs, and the State Should Exercise Stronger Leadership

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February 28, 2013 2012-044

California Department of Education: Despite Some Improvements, Oversight of the Migrant Education Program Remains Inadequate

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January 15, 2013 2012-041

Recommendations Not Fully Implemented After One Year: The Omnibus Audit Accountability Act of 2006

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December 18, 2012 2012-701

Recommendations for Legislative Consideration From Audits Issued During 2011 and 2012

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December 11, 2012 I2012-1

Investigations of Improper Activities by State Agencies and Employees: Bribery, Conspiracy to Commit Mail Fraud, Improper Overtime Payments, Improper Use of Lease Proceeds, Improper Travel Expenses, and Other Violations of State Law

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October 25, 2012 2012-401

Data Reliability: State Agencies' Computer-Generated Data Varied in Their Completeness and Accuracy

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March 15, 2012 2011-117

High School Graduation and Dropout Data: California's New Database May Enable the State to Better Serve Its High School Students Who Are at Risk of Dropping Out

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January 26, 2012 2011-002.2

Interim Reporting: Fiscal Year 2010-11 Single Audit

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January 12, 2012 2011-041

Recommendations Not Fully Implemented After One Year: The Omnibus Audit Accountability Act of 2006

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August 18, 2011 2011-601

High Risk: The California State Auditor's Updated Assessment of High‑Risk Issues the State and Select State Agencies Face

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August 11, 2011 2011-503.4

Department of Education: Status of Funds Provided Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 for Various Grants

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October 21, 2010 2010-104

California's Charter Schools: Some Are Providing Meals to Students, but a Lack of Reliable Data Prevents the California Department of Education From Determining the Number of Students Eligible for or Participating in Certain Federal Meal Programs

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January 26, 2010 2009-002.3

Interim Reporting: Fiscal Year 2008-09 Single Audit

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January 14, 2010 2009-041

Recommendations Not Fully Implemented After One Year: The Omnibus Audit Accountability Act of 2006

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January 20, 2009 2008-041

Recommendations Not Fully Implemented After One Year: The Omnibus Audit Accountability Act of 2006

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December 22, 2008 2008-701

Recommendations for Legislative Consideration From Audits Issued During 2007 and 2008

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December 16, 2008 2008-109

California Department of Education: Although It Generally Provides Appropriate Oversight of the Special Education Hearings and Mediations Process, a Few Areas Could Be Improved

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April 3, 2008 I2008-1

Investigations of Improper Activities by State Employees: July 2007 Through December 2007

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March 15, 2007 2006-109

Home-to-School Transportation Program: The Funding Formula Should Be Modified to Be More Equitable

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November 30, 2006 2005-133

Department of Education: Its Mathematics and Reading Professional Development Program Has Trained Fewer Teachers Than Originally Expected

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October 26, 2006 2005-137

California Public Schools: Compliance With Translation Requirements Is High for Spanish but Significantly Lower for Some Other Languages

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February 7, 2006 2005-104

Department of Education: Its Flawed Administration of the California Indian Education Center Program Prevents It From Effectively Evaluating, Funding, and Monitoring the Program

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January 31, 2006 2005-116

California K-12 High-Speed Network: The Network Architecture Is Sound, but Opportunities Exist to Increase Its Use

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June 16, 2005 2004-120

Department of Education: School Districts' Inconsistent Identification and Redesignation of English Learners Cause Funding Variances and Make Comparisons of Performance Outcomes Difficult

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March 15, 2005 2004-116

California's Workforce Development System: Although Not Specifically Targeted by Its Programs, White-Collar Job Seekers Receive Employment Services

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November 6, 2003 2003-107

California Department of Education: The Extensive Number and Breadth of Categorical Programs Challenges the State's Ability to Reform and Oversee Them

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April 5, 2000 99131

STAR Program: Ongoing Conflicts Between the State Board of Education and the Superintendent of Public Instruction as Well as Continued Errors Impede the Program's Success

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January 20, 2000 99121

Department of Education: Its Monitoring Efforts Give Limited Assurance That It Properly Administers State and Federal Programs

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July 20, 1999 98113

Department of Education: Lax Monitoring Led to Payment of Unsubstantiated Adult Education Claims and Changes in the Program May Seriously Impact Its Effectiveness

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September 9, 1996 I940262

Investigative Report: Misappropriation of Public Funds, False Claims, and Gross Mismanagement by Employees of the Department of Education

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January 4, 1996 94123

California Community Colleges: The Chancellor's Office Inadequately Controlled Its Economic Development Program and, Along With the Department of Education, Circumvented State Contracting Procedures

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August 2, 1995 94111

Department of Education: Has Not Spent Millions for Child Care and Development Services

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August 22, 1994 94109

A Review of the Department of Education's Cost and Development of the California Learning Assessment System

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