Perhaps it’s the viral videos of school resource officers violently confronting students in their schools. Or perhaps it’s the recent research on what really works to discipline adolescents.
At a heated school board meeting, Fresno Unified trustees fought for the chance to apologize Wednesday in the wake of board president Brooke Ashjian’s comments about LGBT people.
As he was revolutionizing meals for the district’s students, prosecutors allege, David Binkle illegally funneled roughly $65,000 of the district’s money into a private consulting firm he ran, then placed some of that money into his own pocket.
The Salinas Union School Board unanimously voted against a school resource officer program with the Salinas Police Department on Tuesday night.
Less than 10 years after Monterey Peninsula residents were asked to finance a K-12 school bond, local school officials are weighing the possibility of another.
Many students across California are officially back at school, although some never left because they attended summer school. But now, the Trump administration is proposing cuts that put summer school in danger.
The former director of food services for the Los Angeles Unified School District has been charged with misappropriation of public funds and embezzlement for allegedly diverting $65,000 in district money to a culinary club he controlled, prosecutors said Tuesday.
Karen Sakata, who in June 2014 was elected as Contra Costa County Superintendent of Schools, announced Tuesday that she will not seek a second term.
In an era of tight budgets, Oakland Unified School District will have to remain financially “slim” as it grapples with trying to fund programs, according to the new homegrown Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell.
Former Poway Superintendent John Collins is facing felony charges for allegedly misappropriating public money and filing a false financial disclosure form.