STATE: Lullaby of algebra: How mixing music…

Jami Jorgensen is the human jukebox of quadratic equations. “Anything that’s an algorithm, I have a song for it,” said the energetic middle-school math teacher in Hayward Unified, in the east Bay Area. “I must have 100 songs. At least.”… Read full article at EdSource

NATIONAL: ‘I’m Misunderstood,’ DeVos Says in Wide-Ranging…

"60 Minutes" correspondent Lesley Stahl set the tone with her introduction of a segment about the nation's top education policymaker. "Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is a devout Christian grandmother from Michigan who has spent most of her life trying… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Rethinking How Students With Dyslexia Are…

Dyslexia is the most common learning disability, affecting tens of millions of people in the United States. But getting help for children who have it in public school can be a nightmare. "They wouldn't acknowledge that he had a problem,"… Read full article at NPR

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Student projects shine at Riverside County…

Call them Riverside County’s young historians. From Corona to Banning to Temecula they came together Saturday, March 10, to show their knowledge of history and prove they understand it. It was the annual Riverside County History Day, staged at Valley… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Authorities identify brothers killed in Moreno…

The brothers who were shot and killed Wednesday, March 7 outside a fast-food restaurant in Moreno Valley’s northside Sunnymead Ranch neighborhood have been identified as 20-year-old Elijah Asencio and 17-year-old Jeremiah Asencio, both of Moreno Valley, according to the coroner’s… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Western Center Academy students tackle water…

HEMET – The Marine Mammoths of Western Center Academy have joined the Grades of Green’s spring 2018 Global Water Challenge. Schools from across eight U.S. states and eight countries are competing to conserve water and to protect water quality through… Read full article at The Valley News

Here’s how to get a free…

Nearly 500 prom dresses will be offered free to high school girls with financial hardships in Beaumont. A giveaway event is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, March 24, at San Gorgonio Middle School, 1591 Cherry Ave. The high school students… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Slew of gun violence threats plague…

Last Thursday, The Valley Chronicle reported on a warning scrawled on the walls of a Hemet High School bathroom, claiming that a student would “shoot up” the school. “Hemet High will be shot up on 2-28-18 by a sophomore girl… Read full article at The Valley Chronicle

Megan Cope Elementary facing public scrutiny

Parents were fuming Tuesday night during the San Jacinto City Council meeting, and they each had bones to pick with the administration at Megan Cope Elementary School. Megan Cope, an elementary school within San Jacinto Unified School District (SJUSD), highly… Read full article at The Valley Chronicle