Financial aid application rates now public…

It used to be that only high school counselors and school administrators could see data about how many students had completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). “There was no ability to compare among high schools, counties, or… Read full article at KPCC

STATE: What’s at issue, what’s at stake…

On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Janus v. American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees, a case with monumental implications for all public employee unions, including California’s two teachers unions — the California Teachers Association and… Read full article at EdSource

NATIONAL: Every public school in West Virginia…

(CNN) - West Virginia is a red state, and not just in presidential politics. Just take a look at the "School Closings - At a Glance" map put out by the state Department of Education on its website. The map… Read full article at KESQ News

NATIONAL: Florida Students Resolute as They Re-Enter…

The line of students and their parents wrapped around Stoneman Douglas High School, several thousand people entering the campus for the first time since a gunman took 17 lives nearly two weeks ago. They walked solemnly but resolutely Sunday through… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Trump says arming teachers in schools…

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump appeared Saturday to begin refining his proposals for combatting school violence, tweeting that arming teachers as a deterrent against such often deadly violence — an idea he championed in recent days — is "Up… Read full article at The Washington Post

NATIONAL: Police experts urge intensive training if…

The idea of arming teachers to take out a shooter is alarming some law enforcement experts, who say it takes more than just being a good shot at a gun range. They say it would require specialized and repeated training… Read full article at Education Week

NATIONAL: Student wounded in school shooting says…

PARKLAND, Fla. — A tearful student who was wounded in the shooting rampage at a Florida high school thanked the doctors and first responders who helped her and said Monday she is making a full recovery. Speaking at a hospital… Read full article at The Washington Post

NATIONAL: After school shooting, activism seems to…

PARKLAND, Florida (CNN) - Lina Crisostomo's SATs are coming up next week, but college test prep has taken a backseat to funerals, vigils and walkouts. It's been like that since a gunman stormed Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, killing 17… Read full article at KESQ News

Hemet Unified School District announces February…

Hemet Unified School District recognized seven high school students as February Students of the Month during a special breakfast held at Hemet Sizzler, Feb. 15. Students receiving the distinction were Sarah Navarro from Hamilton High School, Michelle Aldaba from Hemet… Read full article at The Valley News

STATE: Twins, California coaches arrested for child…

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Northern California say a high school coach was arrested on suspicion of possession of child pornography just days after the arrest of his twin brother, also a school coach, on similar charges. San… Read full article at SF GATE