STATE: California special needs students would be…

California minors with special needs or severe disabilities who rely on marijuana for medical purposes would be allowed to use the drug at their school under legislation introduced this week by state Sen. Jerry Hill (D-San Mateo). The measure would… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

NATIONAL: Suspect’s ‘Disturbing’ Social Media Posts Being…

The suspect in a deadly rampage at a Florida high school is a troubled teenager who posted disturbing material on social media before the shooting spree that killed at least 17 people, according to a law enforcement official and former… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Is There Any Way For Schools…

Could anyone have stopped this? That's one of the biggest questions for schools and educators as the nation takes in the facts of the shooting in Parkland, Fla., that has left 17 dead and 23 injured. While the U.S. remains… Read full article at NPR

STATE: A century-old suffragist’s story inspires high…

Inside the well-worn choir room at Van Nuys High School, a scuffed-up old grand piano rumbles as composer David O pounds out slow, bluesy chords. "Who I am," the choir sings soulfully above his accompaniment, their voices rising in pitch… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

NATIONAL: Who’s Missing From America’s Colleges? Rural…

When Dustin Gordon's high school invited juniors and seniors to meet with recruiters from colleges and universities, a handful of students showed up. A few were serious about the prospect of continuing their educations, he said. "But I think some… Read full article at NPR

STATE: Manhattan Beach teen arrested after posting…

A high school student in Manhattan Beach was arrested Thursday after posting a photo on Snapchat of an airsoft gun pointed at fellow students, authorities said. The 15-year-old student, who was not named because of his age, was booked on… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

NATIONAL: Grandmother foils alleged school shooting plot…

SEATTLE — An 18-year-old was arrested Tuesday after a journal was found detailing plans to shoot his classmates at a high school in Everett, Wash. According to the Everett Police Department, the 18-year-old’s grandmother called 911 Tuesday morning after finding… Read full article at USA Today

NATIONAL: Victim and hero: Florida football coach…

When the gunfire started, so did the crackle of the school network of walkie-talkies. Willis May, the head football coach, was hunkered in his office with some players and college recruiters when he heard a familiar voice: that of his… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

NATIONAL: Schools Chief Says No One Reported…

Some students in Parkland, Fla., said they knew about disturbing social media posts by the alleged gunman in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. The posts, they said, suggested a penchant for violence. But the top official in the… Read full article at Education Week