POLICE INVESTIGATING DEADLY ASSAULT NEAR ELEMENTARY…

Police are investigating an overnight assault near an elementary school which left one person dead. The assault took place across from Martin Van Buren Elementary School between Corregidor and Leyete Avenues in Indio. Arriving officers performed life saving measures prior… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

Soboba Foundation sparks creativity

West Valley High School in Hemet has been able to provide fine arts classes for its special education students thanks to a grant from the Soboba Foundation. Art is offered every other week, and music has become a weekly class.… Read full article at The Valley News

Santa Rosa Academy Innovation Expo brings…

Excitement reigned with students, parents and teachers filling up the gym and elementary school quad during the annual Santa Rosa Academy Innovation Expo in Menifee Tuesday, Feb. 11. The expo was one of the independent charter school’s most looked forward… Read full article at The Valley News

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Construction projects at several Lake Elsinore Unified School District campuses have been finished, according to notices of completion filed with and approved by the school board at its Feb. 13 meeting. The projects include installation of two greenhouse systems at… Read full article at The Valley News

STATE: American Federation of Teachers Closes In…

THE AMERICAN FEDERATION of Teachers is closing in on a final 2020 presidential endorsement, telling its 1.8 million union members that they should support or endorse one of three candidates: former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont… Read full article at US News and World Report

STATE: A Studio At Your Fingertips: 5…

Karen Keating's eighth-grade English students at Lower Dauphin Middle School in Hummelstown, Pa., fire up their laptops and gather a bundle of snowball microphones. With the click of a mouse, their laptops become studios, and they're ready to record. Keating's… Read full article at NPR

Lawsuit settlement results in $50 million…

Seventy-five California elementary schools where students have the lowest average reading scores will share $50 million in state grants to improve reading and writing instruction, according to a legal settlement announced Thursday. The settlement in Los Angeles Superior Court ends… Read full article at EdSource

California college students would receive significantly…

California college students would receive significantly more state aid to pay for non-tuition expenses like housing, books and food under proposed sweeping changes to the state’s financial aid system. Community college students stand to benefit the most from the changes… Read full article at EdSource

Hemet and San Jacinto unified school…

HEMET – Students from Hemet Unified and San Jacinto Unified school districts were recognized as Students of the Month at an awards breakfast Jan. 16, at the Sizzler Restaurant in Hemet. Students were selected from Hemet High School, West Valley… Read full article at The Valley News

Construction projects wrap up at LEUSD…

Construction projects at several Lake Elsinore Unified School District campuses have been finished, according to notices of completion filed with and approved by the school board at its Feb. 13 meeting. The projects include installation of two greenhouse systems at… Read full article at The Valley News