young students wearing Dr. Seuss character hats listen to a story

For Read Across America, here are…

Today, Friday, March 2, is Read Across America — the day school children everywhere celebrate Dr. Seuss and the love of reading. Here’s a look at some of the myriad characters featured in the many Dr. Seuss books. How many… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Teacher wearing costume reads to students in classroom

‘Cat in the Hat’ marks Dr.…

There was no Wocket in his pocket, but this Cat in the Hat read many lines that didn’t fall flat. The man in the furry suit helped a Moreno Valley school celebrate Read Across America — the day when students… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Temecula Valley Unified School District students…

In wake of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting incident, students across the nation, including Temecula Valley Unified School District, have planned various school walkouts. Laura Boss, the district’s public information officer, sent out correspondence about the first scheduled walkout, Feb.… Read full article at The Valley News

Temecula Valley Unified School District secretary…

TEMECULA – Chaparral High School secretary Tina Olsen has been nominated for the 2017-2018 national LifeChanger of the Year award. Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, LifeChanger of the Year recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 educators and… Read full article at The Valley News

PVHS Town Hall Report: PVUSD Superintendent,…

Over a hundred residents attended the public Town Hall meeting on Feb. 27 at the Palo Verde High School (PVHS) cafeteria to discuss the recent campus security and safety concerns; address the previous week’s student investigation; the importance of dispelling… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

5 essay award winners

VFW Post 1956 honors local essay…

Local high school students were recognized by VFW Post 1956 of Menifee recently for their accomplishments in the VFW Voice of Democracy program. The Voice of Democracy is the VFW’s premier scholarship program. Established in 1947, the Voice of Democracy… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

Coachella Valley Unified board votes unanimously…

As the financially troubled Coachella Valley Unified School District seeks to balance its books, the board approved layoffs for 96 teachers and 73 staff members. The 7-0 vote came after two hours of public comments on Thursday night. The hardest… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Coachella children survived violent school bus…

For three Coachella children traveling to school in a yellow school bus on Friday, wearing seatbelts may have saved their lives, authorities said. Shortly before 8 am, Indio resident Edgar Lopez, 29, was traveling north on Calhoun Street in a… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Norte Vista High School Reaches Higher

Getting into college isn't easy. That's why at Norte Vista High School, we've worked to create an environment that supports students on their journey to college. We work towards that through our School Counseling team, AVID, Reach Higher College Club,… Read full article at Forbes

STATE: Orange County school districts review safety…

In the weeks following a mass shooting at a high school in Florida that left 17 people dead and many injured, Orange County school districts are reviewing their safety protocols with an eye toward improvement. With numerous national school shootings… Read full article at Los Angeles Times