Auto Mall to Award Scholarships

The Moreno Valley Auto Mall and Moss Bros. Auto Group are pleased to announce $18,000 in new scholarship opportunities open to students in the Moreno Valley Unified School District. Four $1,000 scholarships, four $500 scholarships, and one car for college… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

Daytime Curfew and Truancy Enforcement

On Friday, May 4, 2018, Officers from the Moreno Valley Police Department’s School Resource Unit, in a collaborative effort with the Moreno Valley Unified School District, Juvenile Probation, and the Youth Accountability Team (YAT), conducted a city wide daytime curfew… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

STATE: A few rich charter school supporters…

California voters have seen a barrage of sunny television ads in recent weeks touting former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's record on finances, crime and education, aired by Families & Teachers for Antonio Villaraigosa for Governor 2018. But the group… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: The art of engagement: classroom management…

It doesn’t get the attention that curriculums and test scores do, but classroom management — the art and craft of keeping a room full of 20 eight-year-olds, or 35 teenagers, engaged and under control — is among the most challenging… Read full article at EdSource

STATE: California abuse cases raise questions about…

(CNN) Ina Rogers admits some people may not agree with home schooling but said she and her husband pride themselves on being good parents. "My husband is an amazing person," she recently told CNN affiliate KGO/KTXL. "I am an amazing… Read full article at CNN

NATIONAL: Teachers fill North Carolina capital’s streets…

Teachers demanding better pay and more resources filled the streets of North Carolina's capital city Wednesday with loud chants and the color red, continuing the trend of educators around the country rising up to pressure lawmakers for change. Thousands of… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

NATIONAL: This adds up to perfection: 5…

Arnav Bansal returned home last spring after taking his Advanced Placement computer science exam feeling hopeful. Sometimes, Bansal would walk away from a test, stumped by certain questions. This time, he thought he did well enough to receive a 5,… Read full article at The Washington Post

NATIONAL: Bill Gates gives $44M to influence…

SEATTLE — Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates saw an opportunity with a new federal education law that has widespread repercussions for American classrooms. His nonprofit Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given about $44 million to outside groups over the past… Read full article at The Washington Post

NATIONAL: Dozens of New Mexico Students Changed…

More than 50 students at a New Mexico high school are facing disciplinary action after they used a teacher log-in to change their own grades on the school's online course platform. The Gadsden High School students logged into a teacher… Read full article at The Washington Post

NATIONAL: 64 Years After Brown v. Board,…

For 9-year-old Sylvia Mendez, the physical differences between the "white" school in Westminster, Calif., and the "Mexican" school she was required to attend down the street in the mid-1940s were one way she saw the obvious inequities between the education… Read full article at Education Week