STATE: Protesters file excessive force claim against…

ine Oakland Unified parents and staff members have filed a claim against the district alleging “use of excessive force” by police during a school board meeting last month. According to the claim, district police “used aggressive take-down maneuvers and baton… Read full article at EdSource

TVUSD parents attend second meeting on…

Parents speaking out against what they said is bullying in Temecula schools and inaction on the part of the Temecula Valley Unified School District met for a second time Wednesday, Nov. 20, at The Empowerment Center in Temecula to follow… Read full article at The Valley News

San Jacinto Unified’s Air Force JROTC…

SAN JACINTO – The Air Force JROTC at San Jacinto Unified School District’s San Jacinto High School earned an overall unit assessment score of “Exceeds Standards,” the highest rating attainable during their evaluation Oct. 28, by the headquarters under the… Read full article at The Valley News

New President of McCallum Theatre, Terry…

It has been three months since the McCallum Theatre welcomed Terry Dwyer as their new president, taking the position from longtime director Mitch Gershenfeld who retired after holding that position for 20 years. News Channel 3’s Caitlin Thropay checked in… Read full article at KESQ News

STATE: ‘Twice Exceptional’ Students Miss Out on…

Sacramento, Calif. Audrey Judd is a 5th grader with dyslexia. She has also been identified as gifted and talented. Some call that combination "twice exceptional." But Audrey, who attends Sutterville Elementary School in Sacramento, did not feel particularly exceptional in… Read full article at Education Week

STATE: Burbank Unified board member says parents…

Burbank Unified board member Steve Ferguson excoriated some local parents he said were “empowering terrorism,” while district staff called for calm during a board meeting on Thursday at the end of an emotional week for many in the city. Within… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

New President of McCallum Theatre, Terry…

It has been three months since the McCallum Theatre welcomed Terry Dwyer as their new president, taking the position from longtime director Mitch Gershenfeld who retired after holding that position for 20 years. News Channel 3’s Caitlin Thropay checked in… Read full article at KESQ News

STATE: Two boys shot dead outside elementary…

Two boys were shot dead while sitting in a van outside an elementary school early on Saturday morning, police said. The shootings of the boys, aged 11 and 14, took place in the parking lot of Searles Elementary School, the… Read full article at Associated Press

STATE: Sacramento elementary school violated free speech…

(CNN) - An elementary school art lesson meant to encourage students to explore activism resulted in a First Amendment violation when the teacher censored students' Black Lives Matter posters, the ACLU claims. A volunteer teaching a lesson on art and… Read full article at CNN

CAIR condemns racist graffiti at Temecula…

TEMECULA (CNS) – The Council on American-Islamic Relations on Saturday condemned racist graffiti that targeted a student at Temecula Valley High School. “White supremacy, xenophobia and intolerance have no place in America, especially not in institutions of learning. We stand… Read full article at The Valley News