Having fun while learning, when staying…

What is a parent or grandparent to do while their child or children are sequestered at home now that most if not all schools are closed? Take to the Internet and utilize some of the intriguing websites that make reading,… Read full article at Record Gazette

Newsom says schools expected to stay…

Six-year-old Gael Baron waved to Mecca Elementary School teachers Wednesday as they drove through the neighborhood to say hello at a safe distance. There was a dark SUV with “Room 20 I miss u!” painted in red across a window.… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Superintendent: Coronavirus likely to keep schools…

SACRAMENTO – California schools are likely to remain closed for the rest of the academic year as the fight to contain the novel coronavirus continues, the state superintendent of public instruction told local officials Tuesday. “Due to the current safety… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Riverside Community College District chancellor sued,…

Riverside Community College District and its top official are being sued and accused of sex discrimination, creating a hostile workplace and retaliating against whistleblowers. The district and Chancellor Wolde-Ab Isaac were named in the lawsuit, filed Feb. 18 in Riverside… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Something interesting in Banning High School…

In her quarantined restlessness, Banning High School counselor Janelle Poulter had initially been reaching out to students to see if anyone else needed some interaction. “I started with posting little life hacks,” Poulter says. “I had a lot of students… Read full article at Record Gazette

Riverside teachers, staff, throw parade for…

Like public school students around California, the approximately 900 students at Wells Middle School have been stuck at home since March 16. So on Tuesday, March 31, the school came to them. With cars and balloons and signs such as… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Banning’s top three students accepted to…

Banning High School's current valedictorian Jazmine Colon is taking her experience in political activism with her to University of California, Berkeley, where she will pursue a degree in political science with an emphasis on public law. At some point she… Read full article at Record Gazette

As decision looms, debate continues over…

For high school students hoping to attend a California State University campus, being a senior may seem a bit more daunting in a few years. The university’s system, which has a campus in Palm Desert through Cal State, San Bernardino,… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Coronavirus in Coachella Valley: County case…

The city of Palm Springs has temporarily relocated its overnight homeless shelter to Palm Springs High School in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, which has left 233 Riverside County residents sickened as of Sunday afternoon. County health officials Sunday… Read full article at The Desert Sun