NATIONAL: Louisiana Hopes New Early-Childhood Credential Will…

Louisiana is introducing a new credential for early-childhood educators in the hopes of making the workforce more professional. Starting in 2019, all lead early-childhood teachers will be required to have a state-developed Early Childhood Ancillary Certificate, or be working toward… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Judge: School must allow student to…

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge has overturned a decision by school administrators in Oregon, who banned a student from wearing a pro-border wall T-shirt to school. Liberty High School in Hillsboro had prohibited senior Addison Barnes from wearing… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: From record-breaking field, two dozen move…

The lights seemed a little brighter, the music a few decibels louder and the contestants ever so slightly more nervous as the final round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee got underway Thursday at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention… Read full article at The Washington Post

Corona girl stays alive at national…

Riverside County spelling bee champion Aisha Randhawa of Corona has advanced to the fourth round of the Scripps National Spelling Bee while three San Bernardino County spellers were eliminated. Aisha, a 12-year-old seventh-grader at Auburndale Intermediate School in Corona, is… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Three Corona-Norco schools to share in…

Corona-Norco schools have won nearly $50,000 to help elementary school students learn more about hands-on technology. A $48,870 grant from the Michigan-based Dart Foundation will help the Corona-Norco Unified School District buy 3-D printers and robotics kits for students at… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Riverside County valedictorians for the Class…

We asked schools across Riverside County to have their valedictorians submit their photos and some biographical information to celebrate their achievement this year. The following are the high school valedictorians who submitted their information, including their high school activities, after… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

EIR, land transfer for Wildomar junior…

Once the formal transactions are completed the Mt. San Jacinto Community College District will acquire property now owned by the Riverside County Regional Park and Open Space District. The Riverside County Regional Park and Open-Space District board members and the… Read full article at The Valley News

Jay Delgado in his bedroom with the State of California flag on the ceiling

This transgender student shows his ‘true…

Above Jay Delgado's bed there's a Virgin Mary figurine whose serene gaze points downward. But if you follow your eyes upwards towards the ceiling, you'll see a second emblem, the California state flag emblazoned with the colors of the rainbow,… Read full article at The Desert Sun

group photo of History Day winners

Students Advance to National History Day

Students from Valley View High School and Vista Heights Middle School have advanced to the National History Day competition after champion performances at the state level. The students will represent MVUSD at the competition June 10 through 14 in College… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

Mother of Norco High School student…

NORCO, Calif. (KABC) -- A Norco mother is protesting the handling of a perceived threat at Norco High School, involving a boy who was in a relationship with her 15-year-old daughter, Jolie. The school district and law enforcement say they… Read full article at ABC News