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Teacher Choosing To Be Homeless Hopes To Teach Students A Lesson With Time On Skid Row

Thomas Rebman, a schoolteacher from Orlando, quit his job to raise awareness about the complex issue and launch a program called “Homeless and Hungry.”

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Entire MFA Class At USC’s Roski School Of Art And Design Drops Out Due To ‘Unethical Treatment’

In a joint statement, the students say they were misled about “faculty, curriculum, program structure and funding packages” and have decided to dissolve their candidacies before going into their second and final year.

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Castaic Elementary School Teacher Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Students

Joshua Levine is accused of inappropriately touching at least four females under the age of 10 inside his classroom.

05/14/2015

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Second Suspect In Isla Vista Shooting In Custody

A second suspect in a shooting near the University of California Santa Barbara was in custody early Tuesday morning.

05/12/2015

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Local Students Pay Tribute To The Beatles During Recording Session At Capitol Records

Tuesday, some local students chose a Beatles song when they got a chance to record their own album inside the iconic Capitol Records building.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2015

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USC Class Examines The Selfie As Cultural Artifact

The #SelfieClass, formerly called Writing 150: Writing and Critical Reasoning: Identity and Diversity, analyzes “gender, sexuality and race portrayed in social media,” school officials state in a press release.

05/04/2015

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Police Arrest 2 Los Osos High School Students For Conspiracy To Commit Murder

A 14-year-old male and 14-year-old female were taken into custody around 3 p.m. Monday following an investigation into rumors of a possible shooting on the school campus.

04/21/2015

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School Districts, Parents At Odds Over Breakfast In Class

The number of breakfasts served in the nation’s schools has doubled in the last two decades, a surge driven largely by a change in how districts deliver the food.

04/18/2015

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San Dimas Students Wear Blue In Support Of Victim Of Cyber-Bullying

Students in San Dimas wore blue Friday in support of a victim of cyber-bullying.

04/17/2015

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Parents To Rally In Downtown LA In Support Of Special Needs Students

Parents of Los Angeles Unified school district students with special education needs were set Friday to stage a protest over what they say are rights violations against “thousands” of children.

04/10/2015

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App Developed By High School Grad Offers Incentives For Going To Class, Being On Time

A local high school graduate has developed a mobile app that’s rewarding students who go to class regularly and get there on time.

03/24/2015

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Chino High School Teacher Who Learned As An Adult That She’s Genetically Female Goes Public

Students at Chino High School returned to school this week to find that their chemistry teacher looked very different and had a new name: Amanda Swager.

03/20/2015

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Menifee Student Injured In Small Explosion At High School

Two students were detained and another student was treated for injuries Friday following an explosion on the campus of Heritage High School in Menifee.

03/13/2015

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State Board Suspends School Accountability On Common Core

The California Board of Education suspended the state’s school accountability system on Wednesday for one year to give teachers and students time to adjust to new standardized tests aligned with Common Core standards.

03/11/2015

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3 LA Men Arrested In Alleged ‘Pay-To-Stay’ Immigration Scheme

Authorities have arrested three Southland residents who they say allegedly ran a “pay-to-stay” scheme for allegedly helping hundreds of foreign nationals remain in the U.S.

03/11/2015

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