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2 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun
LOS ANGELES >> California Gov. Jerry Brown late Friday appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for the state's teachers.
5 hrs ago | NJ.com
Superintendent George Chando said Monday that he still hadn't seen Greenwich's resolution but read a one and a half page written statement during the school board meeting in response to an article that appeared in Monday's Express-Times.
9 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Lake Forest man who is accused of sexually assaulting a child under the age of 13, according to the Lake County Sheriff's department.
13 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville
A school in Pell City is helping students cope with grief after one of their classmates collapsed in a classroom and died.
19 hrs ago | SFGate
New, beautiful schools tend to look a lot alike. There's the entrance with lots of windows, which invite not only light but also help enhance security.
Contra Costa County seeks poll workers, especially bilingual ones, in all areas of the county for the Nov. 4 general election.
A criminal case was opened Tuesday against a Bluffton High School teacher amid allegations that he had an inappropriate relationship with a student, authorities said.
A judge declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly among school districts in wealthy and poor areas.
Authorities say the body of a 13-year-old boy who drowned while swimming in a Laredo lake has been found.
A new policy statement published by the American Academy of Pediatrics is on the side of groggy students falling asleep at their desks and their parents who are tired of nagging them to get out of bed in the morning.
On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall.
Although Meadow Homes Elementary is considered a low-performing campus in the Mt.
FONTANA >> Seven students from Dorothy Grant Elementary School in rapid-fire succession Wednesday asked an International Space Station astronaut questions about shaving, where he gets oxygen and why he wanted to venture into space.
On her Twitter feed, a Newark Memorial High School teacher described in explicit terms her desires for her students.
PASADENA >> A 16-year-old South Pasadena High School student who was allegedly planning a school shooting with another student will remain in juvenile hall.
The agency that measures how Ontario students are doing in reading, writing and arithmetic is calling for "aggressive efforts" to turn around low scores in math.
Education minister Darin King, along with senior representatives for the school districts and teachers in the province, say they expect to face challenges as they introduce full-day Kindergarten in Newfoundland and Labrador, but are on track to begin in September 2016.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 11:47 pm
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