College faculty in California scramble to…

Thousands of professors and instructors across California this week quickly found themselves in the role of student — having to quickly learn how to conduct in-person classes online as colleges and universities begin to close campuses to prevent the spread… Read full article at EdSource

Valley View Makes History

Valley View High School earned 2nd place in the Riverside County Office of Education Mock Trial. The Mock Trial involves students arguing cases in front of real judges, and are scored by practicing attorneys. The competition is open to all… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

Award-Winning Afterschool Program

Working together toward a common goal can produce tremendously positive results. District 2 City Councilwoman Dr. Carla Thornton got a firsthand look at the successful partnership behind the City’s award-winning Afterschool Expanded Learning Program recently when she visited three elementary… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

All local schools starting Monday

UPDATE 4:30 p.m. - Riverside County Public Health Officer Dr. Cameron Kaiser today ordered the closure of the county’s schools. This will include CVUSD, PSUSD, DSUSD, as well as private schools, preschools, charter schools, private schools and all colleges and… Read full article at KESQ News

Temecula Valley Unified School District superintendent…

Temecula Valley Unified School District Superintendent Tim Ritter will retire later this year, it was announced at the Tuesday, March 3, school board meeting. The board received Ritter’s retirement notice in closed session, and moved to appoint Jodi McClay, Temecula… Read full article at The Valley News

Three local high schoolers win in…

MURRIETA – Three local-area high schoolers took top prizes in Murrieta Rotary’s annual music contest held Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Salvation Army Community Center in Murrieta. Winners in the contest will move to district competitions in April. The contest… Read full article at The Valley News

Murrieta Rotary seeks school speech contestants

MURRIETA – The Rotary Club of Murrieta’s Four-Way Speech Contest will be held Wednesday, April 8, starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Murrieta Valley School District auditorium. High school–age students living in the local area are invited to compete. The… Read full article at The Valley News

Local schools to close due to…

Riverside County health officials are ordering the closure of all the county’s schools to help fight the spread of the novel coronavirus, it was announced Friday. “To further prevent the spread throughout the county, effective Monday, March 16, I am… Read full article at The Valley News

Coronavirus 101: Information on Riverside County

Yes, coronavirus is a pandemic of international dimensions. But it’s also a local disease. While data and stories about the virus in current hot zones like China, Iran and Italy are important, that information might be less useful to you… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Mitchell Rosen: How to talk to…

I get asked a lot about the best way for parents to speak to their children about coronavirus or COVID-19. Kids are almost always brighter and more aware than we give them credit for, and often will overhear conversations, watch… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise