Students to recognize “International Walk to…

October 1, 2012 RIVERSIDE - Elementary and middle school students throughout Riverside County will opt to walk instead of ride to school on Wednesday in recognition of "International Walk to School Day," part of an effort to promote youth exercise.… Read full article at source

Teams show off their fizzy cars

by Diana A. Rhodes - October 1, 2012 - news@pe.com The third time was the charm as “Team Science” beat all competitors by a mile — or at least 26 meters — in the rocket car challenge at Tahquitz High… Read full article at source

Students work on art project with recycled materials

Riverside: Recycled materials create art project

Contributed Content -  September 28, 2012 at 10:39 AM Art teachers Jeffery Ribaudo and Froukje Schaafsma-Smith, and their students at Norte Vista High School and Loma Vista Middle School in the Alvord Unified School District have collaborated to use recycled… Read full article at source

Because Nice Matters rally in Temecula

Temecula: Nice matters in Temecula schools

by Craig Shultz - September 29, 2012 at 7:00 am - cshultz@californian.com "Because Nice Matters," an anti-bullying program, was held across the Temecula school district this week, but educators hope the message lasts beyond five days. "This is not a… Read full article at source

Temecula School Board Incumbents to Serve…

by Maggie Avants - September 30, 2012 Potential candidate, Sandra Hinkson, a retired teacher, pulled papers with an intention to campaign but told Patch she decided against running this time around. As a result, Kristi Rutz-Robbins and Allen Pulsipher will… Read full article at source

Teacher assisting student in combination class.

Combination classes on the rise in…

Michelle L. Klampe - September 30, 2012 at 07:22 PM - mklampe@pe.com At Temecula Luiseño Elementary School, 15 “fabulous first-graders” and 15 “super second-graders” have separate math lessons but the same teacher. First- and second-grade teacher Erin Jereczek is one… Read full article at source

Idyllwild: School board to welcome new…

A rare mountain meeting of the Hemet Unified School District board Tuesday, Oct. 2 will double as the first public platform for the district’s newly hired superintendent. The public portion of the meeting is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m.… Read full article at source

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Banning: Teacher battling blood disease vows…

by Erin Waldner - September 30, 2012 at 05:30 PM - ewaldner@pe.com Ray Alcala was not where he wanted to be. He has a son and daughter who share the same birthday Thursday, Sept. 27. But instead of celebrating with… Read full article at source

Parents assist students with math during after school program.

Menifee: After-school math program targets students…

by Michelle L. Klampe -  September 30, 2012 at 05:41 PM - mklampe@pe.com At Chester W. Morrison Elementary School in Menifee, math lessons aren’t just for the students. Their parents are getting a chance to practice addition, subtraction and multiplication… Read full article at source

Students urged to walk to school…

by Jennifer Dean -  October 1, 2012 at 12:43 am Fall is here and the morning walk to school is — hopefully — about to get more comfortable. The cooler mornings are just one of many reasons members of Riverside… Read full article at source