Video shows layout of planned Middle…

Design details were provided this week on what will be the fourth middle school in Menifee Union School District, scheduled to open in the fall of 2022. Land was purchased in October and design plans were completed this month for… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

STATE: California Teachers on Medical Leave Have…

Sacramento special education teacher David Young doesn’t like calling in sick to work, even on days when he’s feeling the side effects of his chemotherapy treatments for bladder and prostate cancer and would rather curl up in bed. But he… Read full article at Education Week

Newport-Mesa school district and teachers union…

The Newport-Mesa Unified School District and its teachers union have reached a tentative contract agreement, wrapping up nearly a year of negotiations. The agreement includes a 3.5% raise for all employees in the Newport-Mesa Federation of Teachers, retroactive to Dec.… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: Four teachers sue Delta after jet…

Days after a Delta airliner dumped jet fuel over an elementary school in Cudahy, four teachers are suing the company, saying they’ve suffered emotional and physical distress because the pilot didn’t follow protocol. “Without any true necessity, the Delta pilot… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

Izzy Ramirez to appear in Super…

Viewers throughout Coachella Valley will likely see some familiar faces during this year's Super Bowl on FOX 11 Palm Springs. Amid the football and fanfare, a commercial is set to air locally that features several recognizable people including the valley's… Read full article at KESQ News

Middle School Teacher Named ‘Educator of…

The California League of Middle Schools (CLMS) named Badger Springs Middle School Teacher Anthony Wilson as the 2019-2020 “Educator of the Year” at the CLMS Region 10 Educator of the Year Awards Dinner ceremony held at the Riverside Marriott on… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

Rollback proposed for Michelle Obama school…

Esports is a form of competition that is facilitated through computer gaming. Most commonly, esports takes the form of organized, multiplayer online video game competitions. Through school-sponsored clubs, esports teaches leadership, teamwork, sportsmanship, and communication skills. In addition, students learn… Read full article at Uken Report

Temecula resident teaches children kindness through…

A Temecula resident is using her artistic and musical talents to educate children about diversity and acceptance. Arlene Yates, who lived in Fallbrook for close to 30 years, is a professional musician, songwriter and recording artist with more than four… Read full article at The Valley News

Palm Springs film festival provides jury…

The 31st annual Palm Springs International Film Festival has officially ended, and by all accounts it was another huge success. Officially kicking off Jan. 3, it presented 188 films from 81 countries that were screened a total of 500 times… Read full article at The Desert Sun