Former childcare worker, school volunteer accused…

INDIO, Calif.- - Two former school volunteers accused of child sexual abuse pleaded not guilty pleas in Indio court Wednesday. One of the two men also had an extensive history of working in childcare in the valley. James McCall Anderson,… Read full article at KESQ News

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PVC Foundation hosts 2019 Laptop Awards…

Palo Verde College (PVC) Foundation leadership, campus officials, and students were on-hand Aug. 20 at the John O. Crain College Services Center for the live 2019 Laptop Awards drawing, held during PVC’s Week of Welcome (WOW) events. As part of… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Lockdown at Harada Elementary in Eastvale…

Harada Elementary School in Eastvale was locked down Tuesday, Aug. 27, for about an hour after a report of shots fired in a nearby neighborhood, according to Riverside County Sheriff’s deputies. Two arrests were made following the lockdown and no… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Court sides with Moreno Valley College…

As classes resume this week at Moreno Valley College, a dispute continues between school officials and a former professor who says he was wrongly fired in October 2017 and is trying to get his job back. Attorneys for Eric Thompson,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

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Enrollment growing at Riverside County community…

Riverside County’s community college students have arrived in their largest numbers yet, even as their numbers have plateaued statewide. Initial figures Monday, Aug. 26, showed 10,306 students enrolled at Moreno Valley College for the fall 2019 term, 16,455 enrolled at… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

California science teachers offer more input…

As California revamps how it teaches science to K-12 students, teachers are playing a bigger role in vetting the new instruction materials. Adopting a new curriculum is no simple task, as the switch to Common Core nine years ago demonstrated.… Read full article at EdSource

Apple recognized two San Bernardino teachers…

As generations of educators before him, Jonathan Keck began his teaching career 13 years ago as the center of attention. Assuming his place at the head of the classroom, the then 20-something settled into the daily routine established by professors… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Desert Sands Unified School District Rebrands

Students aren’t the only ones returning to school with a new look. After nearly 11 years the Desert Sands Unified School District is saying goodbye to their iconic lighthouse logo and kicking off the 2019-2020 school year by unveiling a… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

These 4 siblings attend Vista Murrieta…

For some reason, the Beers family has not painted their house blue and gold. Chloe, Ethan, Luke and Brady don’t wake up to the tune of “Boomer Sooner.” And the family doesn’t have routine tardy sweeps or a bronco for… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Carpentry skills tested in obstacle course…

The Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters co-sponsored a community resources fair Saturday, Aug. 24, in San Bernardino, and in addition to providing families connections to several community-support organizations, the Los Angeles-based carpenters union put on an eight-station obstacle course to… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise