STATE: LAUSD investigation finds academic misconduct with…

A Los Angeles Unified School District investigation into an allegation of academic misconduct involving a Harbor City Narbonne football player confirmed that a player on last year’s team was ineligible after Oct. 4 because he did not have a grade-point… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: Health benefit and proposed school start…

Teachers in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District haven’t yet agreed to a new employment contract, but if they accept the latest offer, it will include lower district contributions for healthcare than newly ratified contracts for support staff and top administrators.… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: Glendale Unified commits to challenge Sagebrush…

It took less than a week for the Glendale Unified School District to deliver a two-pronged response to a historic decision by the Los Angeles County Committee on School District Organization. Last Wednesday, the committee voted 6-3 to agree with… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: Modesto high school student diagnosed with…

Northern California health officials are checking students and staff at a Modesto high school for tuberculosis after a student was diagnosed with the disease, officials say. The student is receiving medical care for the illness and no longer poses a… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

Moreno Valley superintendent outlines plans to…

A videotaped classroom fight at Moreno Valley’s Sunnymead Middle School and how to battle bullying took center stage at the Tuesday night, Oct. 8, school board meeting. “Our school district has been in the news a lot lately, but for… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Gene Kadow, longtime Mt. San Jacinto…

Eugene “Gene” Victor Kadow Jr., longtime Inland educator and college trustee, died Friday, Oct. 4, at a Redlands hospital. He was 86. Kadow spent most of his career in higher education and sat for 20 years on the governing board… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

NATIONAL: Judge rips into Trump Education chief…

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos faces potential sanctions or a finding that she’s in contempt of court for continuing to collect on the debt of former students at bankrupt Corinthian Colleges Inc., going so far as to seize their… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

2 students arrested in Moreno Valley…

Two students were arrested on suspicion of attacking a teacher and a student at Sunnymead Middle School in Moreno Valley in an incident that was captured by cellphone video and uploaded to social media last week, authorities said. A third… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Beaumont Unified School District introduces “Be…

Beaumont students are being introduced this year to a program that measures their strengths, interests and values that connect them to available and growing career opportunities. Ebon Brown, chief innovation officer for the Beaumont Unified School District, gave the school… Read full article at Record Gazette

Garrett Clay

Menifee’s 7-year-old bug expert is guest…

Menifee has seen its fair share of citizens making it big in athletics and the arts, but this week 7-year-old Garrett Clay made his mark on The Ellen Show for being an expert in -- who could’ve guessed -- bugs.… Read full article at Menifee 24/7