A lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union alleges that a county program — designed to steer students away from the criminal justice system — actually does the opposite through aggressive monitoring and criminalizing normal youth behavior.
Inside the building Kmart once used to sell clothes, electronics and toys to Inland Empire shoppers, a new charter school is teaching teenagers the finer points of business.
District leadership and the teachers union, whose members are working without a contract, appear to remain far apart. They can’t even agree on what happened when the two leaders got together at a Denny’s restaurant for the morning meeting.
The clock ran out for Promise Academy in its extended battle with San Jose Unified to open a charter school this fall — a delay that reflects escalating tensions between school districts and charter school organizations in California.
California is one of 11 states that “thoroughly tests candidates’ knowledge of the science of reading,” according to a new 50-state analysis released by the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ).
An overwhelming majority of teachers at Coachella Valley Unified School District decided that the approximately $1,100 they pay in annual dues is worth the protection and representation that the Coachella Valley Teachers Association offers.
A Roseville teacher on leave since January for allegedly sexually harassing a teenage student has a history of inappropriate behavior involving female students and colleagues dating back more than 20 years, newly released documents obtained by The Sacramento Bee show.
The Sacramento City Unified School District is investigating two of its students for allegedly posting a video with racist slurs in it on Instagram, Superintendent Jorge Aguilar wrote in a statement Wednesday.
Los Angeles schools Supt. Austin Beutner met Wednesday with the head of the teachers union and outlined a possible contract deal. But it’s not clear that the terms would be acceptable to the union, which has scheduled a strike authorization vote.
Don’t be surprised this week if you encounter new security measures as kids return to school.