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Young Inland writers express themselves in…

Inland teenagers have published their first pieces of literature and art through a unique opportunity with Inlandia Institute. “Inlandia: A Literary Journey” is an online journal published by the Inlandia Institute, a Riverside-based nonprofit organization that promotes literature in a… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

STATE: A South LA high school’s journey…

Claudia Rojas had a regular routine she followed most days during the 2012-13 school year, the year she took a job as one of three principals at the newly opened Augustus F. Hawkins High School in South Los Angeles. She… Read full article at EdSource

NATIONAL: Trump Taps Former Community College Official…

President Donald Trump has tapped Scott Stump, who runs Vivayic, Inc., "a learning solutions" company in Lincoln, Neb., as assistant secretary for career, technical, and adult education at the U.S. Department of Education. Stump has previously served as the assistant… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Before They Walk Into A Classroom,…

Last week, teachers-to-be WinnieHope Mamboleo and Cristina Chase Lane marched across the graduation stage at North Carolina State University. This week, they'll be marching with future colleagues at the state capitol in Raleigh, asking for better pay and better school… Read full article at NPR

NATIONAL: Anticipation and Trepidation as Netflix Releases…

Students, parents, and educators are either eagerly awaiting or bracing with trepidation this week's release of the second season of "13 Reasons Why," the show about a high school student's suicide and other controversial topics. Netflix will release Season 2… Read full article at Education Week

STATE: Talking schools with L.A. Unified’s new…

Austin Beutner, who officially starts Tuesday as the new superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District, is taking on a famously difficult job at a particularly difficult time. The school board is divided and did not back him unanimously.… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: The rise of restorative justice in…

The two 9th-grade girls heard the laughing the minute they walked into their third-period class that December morning at Oakland’s Fremont High School. And they knew why: a video of one of the girls being slapped by a classmate had… Read full article at EdSource

STATE: Escondido schools take close look at…

The Escondido Union School District is seeing higher numbers of special education students, and shouldering more of the costs of those programs, than it has in the past, according to a recent report on the program. “Unfortunately, special education is… Read full article at San Diego Union-Tribune

STATE: California Has 524 U.S. News Best…

A whopping 524 California schools are ranked among the best in the U.S., according to U.S. News & World Report's 2018 rankings of best high schools in the country. The highest ranked California school on the list was Whitney High… Read full article at Patch.com

NATIONAL: Teens’ experience shows campus reality for…

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The teenage brothers — both shy and Native American — had just entered a recreation center on a tour of their dream university when a parent in the group stepped away to call 911. “Their behavior is… Read full article at The Washington Post