Coachella Valley Unified School District recall…

Despite months of collecting signatures, a group of disgruntled parents has failed to rally enough support to recall a majority of the Coachella Valley Unified School Board. The group says it collected nearly 4,000 signatures in support of a recall… Read full article at The Desert Sun

NATIONAL: Asian students at top of global…

WASHINGTON — Teens from Asian nations dominated a global exam given to 15-year-olds, while U.S. students showed little improvement and failed to reach the top 20 in math, science or reading, according to test results released Tuesday. American students scored… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Promenade Elementary 3rd grade performers

Tribal Villages Bring History To Life

After third-graders in teacher Glenna Guthrey’s class at Promenade Elementary School in Corona performed a rain dance 12 times Nov. 19 and 20, it rained for their Tribal Festival on Nov. 21. “The kids really felt that they had brought… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Renaissance class at Centennial High School

Corona: Rewarding students was key to…

Administrators at Centennial High School in Corona were stumped. They couldn’t figure out why some of their highest-achieving students were doing so poorly on multiple state standardized tests every spring. Teachers reported that students finished the tests quickly, filled out… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

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29th Annual Palo Verde High School…

BLYTHE - The Palo Verde High School (PVHS) Drama Club presented the 28th annual High School Talent Show this past weekend, and the show was full of surprises. Senior and Drama Club president, Emily Doyle emceed the event while junior,… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Principal Danny Kim with student

School Days & Nights: Corona High…

The sun hadn’t cleared the horizon, but Corona High School Principal Danny Kim was already in his office. It was 6:45 a.m., an hour before the school bell rang. For Kim, the work day would not end until 10:16 p.m.,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Spartans’ historic run ends with state…

FRESNO — They came to Woodward Park on Saturday led by a former baseball coach and without even a fancy E-Z Up with their name on it. They left hours later with an improbable state championship. Fontana Jurupa Hills, the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Laurie Harris

Room named for late teacher at…

Dean Harris was famous for dressing up. Whether it was as Elvis, a sumo wrestler, a female Viking or a gangster, he had a way of making school entertaining for students and fellow teachers. “He was just a crackup,” said… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

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Bullying, violence focus of Palm Springs…

PALM SPRINGS — Experts will address topics such as school violence and reducing bullying at the Riverside County Safe Schools Summit in Palm Springs on Wednesday. The event is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. at the Palm Springs Convention Center and… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Expert on bullying to speak

Michele Borba, internationally recognized expert on parenting education, bullying and ethical development, will speak at the Riverside County Safe Schools Summit on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at the Palm Springs Convention Center. The event will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise