Parents who believe their child is being “counseled out” of a charter school in California could soon have the right to request a hearing to challenge the student’s removal.
Hemet Unified School District officials and the Hemet Teachers Association have agreed to a tentative two-year agreement that calls for raises for educators.
The New Haven Unified School District temporarily suspended an interns program that allows university graduates in social work to counsel district students who have mental health issues such as depression, anxiety or suicidal thoughts, often stemming from traumatic experiences.
A contract dispute that straddled the entire 2016-17 school year at San Rafael City Schools is still unresolved — and both sides say they are hoping for a resolution soon.
Castro Valley school administrators are about to unleash facility improvement projects at nine schools this summer after district voters approved a $123 million bond measure in June.
Instead of a vibrant, state-of-the-art kitchen facility rolling out 50,000 meals a day made in part with produce grown in adjoining gardens, a desolate patch of open space lies enclosed by a 10-foot-high chain-link fence.
School district leaders say they don’t know how they will keep up with fast-growing student enrollment after their only viable plan to build a new high school near a jail was crushed by an avalanche of public opposition this week.
After working for 13 years as the principal of Emerson Middle School, Kempton Coman was demoted to a classroom teacher last month – a move that has drawn ire from some, and the attention of the local NAACP, which alleges the veteran administrator was unfairly targeted by his bosses.
Montebello Unified School District’s former chief business officer, Ruben Rojas, received five checks from the district totaling $108,534.70 after his termination in March, according to documents obtained by this news organization.
The board of the Bassett Unified School District voted Tuesday to hire a consulting firm registered by its former superintendent at the same meeting they voted to accept his resignation, leading to criticism from the district’s teachers and a former board member.