STATE: California Teens Unravel Florida High School…

ROCKLIN(CBS13) – A pair of Whitney High School students reported a threat they saw on the internet and it may have stopped a school shooting in Florida. “Who alerted authorities? Well, it was someone from California,” read the news anchor… Read full article at CBS News

NATIONAL: Oklahoma teacher walkout winds down despite…

Oklahoma’s largest teachers union Thursday announced an end to a walkout that has drawn thousands of educators out of classrooms and to the state Capitol demanding greater investment in the state’s schools, which have endured the nation’s steepest funding cuts.… Read full article at The Washington Post

NATIONAL: A substitute teacher hosted a ‘fight…

A few months after Ryan Fish was fired last year, police began to investigate stories they’d heard of the substitute teacher’s unconventional math class at Montville High School — to ask about certain classroom videos officers had obtained. Fish was… Read full article at The Washington Post

NATIONAL: Thousands of Android Mobile Apps Improperly…

Thousands of free apps available in the Google Play store are potentially violating a major federal data-privacy law intended to protect children from online tracking, according to a new study published by researchers affiliated with the International Computer Science Institute.… Read full article at Education Week

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Riverside middle school students design robots…

Wednesday’s lessons for some Riverside students included reading, writing and … robots. Twenty-six middle school students from the Alvord Unified School District gathered at Riverside’s Arizona Middle School on Wednesday afternoon, April 11, to showcase their robot creations. Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Perris, Redlands schools say social media…

A social media post threatening a shooting during a planned rally at Citrus Hill High School in Perris was deemed not credible Thursday, as was a non-specific picture that carried the same threat and caused concern at Redlands East Valley… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Murrieta teen closing in on $5,000…

Murrieta resident Rylee Clark is on the verge of winning a $5,000 scholarship to study dance. The 14-year-old ninth-grader is a semi-finalist in the Spotlight Academy scholarship competition and one of 1,000 dancers chosen for a live audition for the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Student threatens to ‘use explosives’ at…

An 18-year-old student was freed on $20,000 bail Thursday after being arrested in connection with a threat to "use explosives" at his school a day earlier, authorities said. At about 8 a.m. Wednesday, Riverside County sheriff's deputies were called to… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Hemet High School announces its valedictorians…

HEMET – Hemet High School has announced its valedictorians and salutatorians for graduation ceremonies scheduled later this spring. Hemet High School has recognized Michael McDonald as its valedictorian. McDonald has a 4.32 GPA and a SAT score of 1560. He… Read full article at The Valley News

Law Enforcement Media invite – School…

In October of 2017 law enforcement agencies from throughout San Bernardino and Riverside County came together to create an ongoing communication and partnership with the School Resource Officers and Public Safety Officers in the two largest counties in the nation.… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News