Work is a ‘gift’ for this…

When Dona Herweck Rice thinks back to her first memory, she sees herself sitting on her bedroom floor writing a story in blue crayon about her mother, who was in the bathroom next to her brushing her hair. “I recall… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

As schools brace for more challenges,…

Creating clarity on what the next chapter for schools looks like and getting students safely back into school next fall will be one of the biggest challenges facing our nation’s educational system in modern times. Read full article at EdSource

QESD #4 teacher arrested, accused of…

On April 20, Quartzsite Elementary School District #4’s (QESD #4) Governing Board convened for a special meeting to discuss and ultimately approve to terminate 23-year-old Garrett Wayne Sweetland’s employment pursuant to Arizona Revised Statutes (ARS) title 15, education section 15-550. Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Four Riverside County schools recognized for…

RIVERSIDE (CNS) – Four Riverside County schools were among 25 state schools recognized today by the California Department of Education for being “green achievers” by addressing climate challenges with local solutions. The Riverside County honorees for 2020 are Margarita Middle… Read full article at The Valley News

Coronavirus cuts chance for high school…

“I mean, it’s a difference between DI and now community college,” said Rancho Mirage softball coach Jeremy Ogden. With the spring sports season cancelled due to coronavirus, the impact on high school athletes could last for years to come. Read full article at KESQ News

Coronavirus: 3 valley superintendents to discuss…

How local schools are handling the transition to online learning amid the coronavirus pandemic will be among the discussion topics during a free webinar scheduled Wednesday morning that will feature superintendents from three Coachella Valley school districts. The panel discussion… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Coronavirus: 3 Southland universities get more…

Colleges and universities across the country received anywhere from hundreds of dollars to tens of millions of dollars from the federal government Tuesday, April 21, to help students who have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic — and a few… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Heritage football assistant Contreras named head…

Adam Contreras, an assistant coach to Heritage High School varsity football coach Kraig Broach the last six seasons, has been named Broach’s successor as head coach of the Patriots. The announcement was made on the Heritage High football Twitter page… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

Excelsior Charter’s Jesse Vasquez, a four-time…

Excelsior Charter wrestler Jesse Vasquez, a four-time state champion, announced Saturday night that he will attend Arizona State. “Enough time has passed, and I have finally made a decision that you all have been waiting patiently for!” Vasquez, a senior,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise