NATIONAL: Both GOP Tax Plans Could Jeopardize…

Proposed changes to the federal tax code unveiled by Republican lawmakers at the start of this month would affect teachers' tax burden, private and charter schools, and significant amounts of funding for public schools. Two different versions of the Tax… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Groups Share Resources to Help Teachers…

Today marks the end of the second annual U.S. Media Literacy Week—and as studies continue to show bleak results for students' ability to navigate digital news, advocates say that media literacy education is more important than ever. Young people are… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Messy, Hectic, and Exciting: A Very…

Zoe Prue does not like doing anything she thinks is a waste of time. So when she was told to put together a presentation at the end of her sophomore year for a personalized-learning plan, she was not happy. "At… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Special Education Enrollment Increases in Texas…

Today marks the end of the second annual U.S. Media Literacy Week—and as studies continue to show bleak results for students' ability to navigate digital news, advocates say that media literacy education is more important than ever. Young people are… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Toddler dies after allergic reaction from…

(CNN) - Authorities in New York have closed a preschool in Harlem after a 3-year-old boy died from what family members say was an allergic reaction. According to a verified GoFundMe page set up by a family friend, Elijah Silvera… Read full article at KESQ News

Best Buy employees stand with educators in computer lab

Palm Desert High School presented with…

PALM DESERT, Calif. - The manager of the Palm Desert Best Buy store presented a $10,000 check to Palm Desert High School Thursday. The Palm Desert store had won a contest from Intel and was presented the money, giving the… Read full article at KESQ News

New regulations on pesticide spraying near…

COACHELLA, Calif. - We are going in-depth on new regulations for pesticide spraying and safety standards, particularly what some companies are doing to ensure students at east valley schools are kept safe. The new regulations come after an incident that… Read full article at KESQ News

He dropped out of high school…

Manuel Blunt recalls being in tears as he watched his children graduate from high school. The ceremonies were emotional because he was proud of them, but that wasn’t the only reason. “I’ve always wanted to do that … I’ve thought… Read full article at The Fresno Bee

STATE: After hours of testimony, California state…

After hours of testimony, the state Board of Education Thursday rejected two history textbooks from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, but approved 10 others based on new history social sciences guidelines. Following nearly eight hours of emotional pleas from Hindus and Indian… Read full article at EdSource