Moreno Valley USD Superintendent Judy White and CTE President Dean Vogel

Moreno Valley: Teachers’ union president speaks…

School superintendents and teachers union presidents don’t always get along. So it was a surprise to many that Moreno Valley Unified School District Superintendent Judy White invited the California Teachers Association President Dean Vogel to be the lead and keynote… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Jan Spann

Banning: School board makes a second…

For the second time in six weeks, Banning Unified School District trustees have made an appointment to fill a trustee vacancy until both seats are filled by election in November. This time, trustees appointed Jan Spann on Aug. 8. She… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Two Hemet USD students pose with their mother on the first day of school.

First day of school a big…

Thousands of Hemet Unified School District children survived their first day of school and now the challenge of successfully completing the remaining days of the academic year begins. There is a lot to get prepared for in the coming year… Read full article at The Valley Chronicle

Governor Brown signs co-ed bathroom bill…

SACRAMENTO - Assembly Bill 1266 was signed into law by Governor Jerry Brown today. AB 1266 forces schools to allow students to participate in sex-segregated school programs, sports activities, and to be allowed access the bathroom and locker room of… Read full article at The Valley News

Group photo of solar boat team from Elsinore High School

Wildomar: Woltner comes full circle in…

Wildomar resident Rick Woltner has come full circle. About 37 years ago, he graduated from Elsinore High School and for the past 14 years, he has taught at the same high school. He married his high school sweetheart, Donna, and… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Jordan Reeves stands in front of Tiger Pride mural

New San Jacinto principal looks forward…

San Jacinto High School has a new man in charge in principal Jordan Reeves. The enthusiastic head of the school will tackle his first year as a high school principal at the home of the Tigers, but is certainly not… Read full article at The Valley Chronicle

Accused teacher

Teacher/student sex not well understood

When female teachers are arrested for having sex with students, faces and accusations are posted across web pages, newspapers and pulp magazines. Speculation and outrage abound. In the past four months, three Inland female educators have faced charges for having… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Teacher’s 16 felony sex charges cite…

Sixteen felony charges were filed Tuesday, Aug. 13, against Summer Michelle Hansen, a special-education teacher at Centennial High School in Corona accused of having sexual relationships with five underage boys. Hansen, 31, who is free on bond, is scheduled for… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Temecula Preparatory School

Menifee: District turns down charter school…

A petition to open a charter school in Menifee was denied by school officials. The Menifee Union School District Board of Trustees on Tuesday, Aug. 13, voted unanimously to reject the petition, which was filed by Heritage Classical Charter Schools… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Casa Blanca neighborhood

Riverside: Survey says Casa Blanca parents…

Parents in Riverside’s Casa Blanca neighborhood, where about 700 students attend six different elementary schools, are happy with their children’s current school, they said in a survey. But only 17 percent of more than 700 parents invited to fill out… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise