Student artists honored in EMWD poster…

Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) has announced the winners of its 2020 Poster Contest, which is open to all elementary school students in EMWD’s service area. The annual contest allows grade school students to create a poster as part of… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

Ontario Christian sports program earns state…

The Ontario Christian athletic program broke through in a big way last week, being named the CalHiSports Division 5 state program of the year. It was a first for the Knights. Ontario Christian won a state girls volleyball title for… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

UCLA professor calls out university for…

UCLA professor of Urban Planning, Social Welfare, and Geography Ananya Roy posted on Twitter Tuesday night detailing events of police officers detaining protesters, including students, at Jackie Robinson Stadium Monday night. Roy is the Director of UCLA’s Luskin Institute on… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

STATE: California school districts forced to move…

Most California school districts were just plunging into their annual teacher recruitment season in March when schools began to close in response to the coronavirus pandemic. One by one districts canceled job fairs, pulled recruiters off the road and shifted… Read full article at EdSource

Cathedral City High postpones Monday’s drive…

Cathedral City High School's drive thru graduation celebration has been postponed Monday evening. Because of the Riverside County curfew declared from 6 p.m. Monday to 6 a.m. Tuesday, the school's graduation celebration has been moved to June 2 and 3,… Read full article at The Desert Sun

What will Inland Empire’s 2020-21 public…

On Tuesday, California Gov. Gavin Newsom caught many by surprise when he suggested public schools might start the next school year as early as July. But Inland superintendents were already making plans for what the 2020-21 school year could look… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

STATE: Governor suspends California teacher testing requirements…

Gov. Gavin Newsom has suspended state testing requirements for teacher candidates impacted by the coronavirus pandemic in an executive order issued Saturday morning. The order allows eligible teacher candidates to earn preliminary credentials without taking either the California Teaching Performance… Read full article at EdSource

Stearns resignation is latest staff change…

Nick Stearns announced Friday he has resigned as principal of Santa Rosa Academy. Stearns (below) made the announcement on the school’s Facebook page, saying he has accepted a position as principal in another school district. School officials announced today that… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

Possibility of schools opening in July…

Ken Maher, a crisis councilor at Bobby Duke Middle School in Coachella, can't wait to get back to his office and help students. He says it's his calling. Since Riverside County schools were ordered to close on March 13, he… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Here’s how to help Redlands seniors…

It’s hard to celebrate the Class of 2020 while staying home during the novel coronavirus outbreak, but one mom is trying to put smiles on the faces of high school seniors in the Redlands area. A friend created a Facebook… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise