State and Local Education and Law…

RIVERSIDE – Riverside County’s initiative to keep students in school is revving up with the Fifth Annual Reducing Chronic Absenteeism Regional Conference on September 29, which is expected to draw more than… Read More »

Nearly 900 Educators Expected at Fourth…

Conference will provide educators with the information and resources needed to eliminate the gaps in achievement, expectations, and opportunity for students from diverse ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. RIVERSIDE – Nearly 900 school,… Read More »

DACA and Serving Our Students in…

Dear Riverside County Educators, Above and beyond the legal and political challenges presented by the move to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program, I would like you to know… Read More »

New “It’s My School” Episode Explores…

Video series shines spotlight on Val Verde Elementary in the Val Verde Unified School District, which has implemented the AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) program to prepare students for college starting in… Read More »

Free and Reduced-Price Meals Available for…

The Riverside County Office of Education (RCOE) today announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program and School Breakfast Program. Each school… Read More »

Veteran Teacher Surprised as First 2018…

Martha Rodriguez, a dual immersion sixth grade teacher at Sunnyslope Elementary School in Jurupa Unified School District, will advance to 2018 California Teacher of the Year competition RIVERSIDE – Growing up in… Read More »

From credit recovery to top of…

Amistad High School student Ciera Pena has always carried with her a specific motivation for achieving success. Ciera’s parents didn’t graduate from high school, and based on their experience, Ciera has been… Read More »