NATIONAL: Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Gives $14M for…

The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative this week gave $14 million over two years to support personalized learning in more than 100 Chicago-area schools. The money will be split between Chicago Public Schools (which is receiving $4 million of the total, to… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Trump Has Hurt Support for School…

Support for school choice dipped after President Donald Trump's first year in office, but remains strong in general, according to survey results discussed Thursday at a conference here. Overall, 63 percent of those surveyed by Beck Research LLC, a political… Read full article at Education Week

Moreno Valley school recognized for preparing…

Vista Heights Middle School in Moreno Valley was one of three California schools recognized for Global Education programs that prepare students to live, work and thrive in a multicultural, multilingual and highly connected world. Schools applied to the California Department… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Second Moreno Valley jazz festival to…

Live music will support youth music programs at the 2nd Annual Moreno Valley Jazz Festival on Saturday, May 5. Ten jazz bands from middle and high schools will perform. At 5:15 p.m. the Moreno Valley Unified School District’s Honor Band… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Temecula Special Games draw 80 athletes…

Athletes with developmental disabilities, coming from all over the Temecula Valley, participated in the 10th annual Temecula Special Games held April 14 at Great Oak High School in Temecula. Temecula Valley Auto Mall sponsored the event, which was open to… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Hemet and San Jacinto Unified school…

HEMET – Students from Hemet Unified and San Jacinto Unified School District were recognized March 22, as Students of the Month at an awards breakfast held at the Sizzler Restaurant in Hemet. Students were selected from Hemet High School, West… Read full article at The Valley News

Enjoy a ‘Study Break’ at the…

TEMECULA ─ Finals can be stressful, so students can take time for a breather at the “Study Break” teen program, 7-8 p.m., Monday, May 14, at the Ronald H. Roberts Temecula Public Library, 30600 Pauba Road, in Temecula. Come to… Read full article at The Valley News

Desert Ridge Academy staffer out on…

For the second time in as many months, a staffer at Desert Ridge Academy Middle School in Indio has been arrested in connection with accusations of inappropriate contact with a student. On Monday, Indio police arrested music teacher Ruben Jesse… Read full article at The Desert Sun

If you don’t live in Palm…

Confusion reigned at the Palm Springs City Council Wednesday night during a discussion about the possibility of raising fees for children’s programs and activities at community centers run by the city. Parents with kids in Tiny Tots, a pre-kindergarten morning… Read full article at The Desert Sun