In the news: New era of testing begins for California students, state suspends API and more

It’s Friday the 13th, and lucky for you we’ve got another batch of Orange County education stories you may have missed.

  • The California Board of Education voted unanimously to suspend the Academic Performance Index for this school year as the state works to develop a more comprehensive accountability system based on multiple measures.
  • And if you’re a runner (or walker) and are looking for something to do this weekend, Yorba Linda has two suggestions that are not only fun but will benefit schools and the community.