NATIONAL: Three teens charged with knowingly exposing…

Three teenage girls are facing criminal charges after knowingly exposing a classmate with a severe pineapple allergy to the fruit, police said. A 14-year-old is accused of rubbing pineapple on her own hand and then high-fiving the girl with the… Read full article at The Washington Post

NATIONAL: Google for Education Launches Beta for…

Educators and their students can now be part of a beta program to create their own Google Expeditions virtual reality experiences. The opportunity was unveiled this week at Bett, the world’s largest educational technology show here. Classes enrolled in what… Read full article at Education Week

Inland schools’ lesson this week? Be…

Inland schools joined a national campaign this week to learn about an important lesson: kindness. The Great Kindness Challenge is held each year from Jan. 22 to Jan 26 and is sponsored by the nonprofit group, Kids for Peace. “The… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Texts, not post with someone in…

After being locked down for more than two hours after a suspicious text message was received, Upland police allowed Upland High School students to go to lunch around noon Friday, Jan. 26. Capt. Marcelo Blanco declined to describe the texts,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

2 arrested in unfounded threats against…

Two Corona High students who police say made separate threats of violence against the school have been arrested. No weapons were found in their homes, and school district officials said the threats were not considered credible. Corona police arrested a… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Black History Month essay contest open…

The Human Relations Council of the Greater Hemet, San Jacinto and Menifee regions is accepting entries into its 14th Annual Black History Month Essay Contest. The contest is open to all middle school, high school and college students in the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Stolen vehicle causes crash with special…

CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. - A stolen vehicle clipped a Katherine Finchy Elementary School special needs school bus at the intersection of 30th Avenue and Date Palm Drive in Cathedral City. The suspect driving the stolen vehicle fled the scene but… Read full article at KESQ News

STATE: Health officials to test John Burroughs…

Anxious parents peppered county health officials with questions about the safety of their children Friday afternoon after an individual at Johns Burroughs High School was diagnosed with a possible case of tuberculosis earlier this week. The two dozen parents who… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: GUSD keeps finding transportation alternatives as…

As local school bus drivers continue their strike, Glendale Unified officials have been lining up alternative transportation for many students. The school district contracts school bus service with First Student Inc., a bus transportation company based in Cincinnati, Ohio, that… Read full article at Los Angeles Times