A discussion over the controversial new curriculum, known as Common Core, got heated Monday night in Costa Mesa during a special meeting at the Orange County Board of Education.
Southland civil rights leaders were expected to urge Los Angeles school board officials to appoint a new superintendent that will be “sensitive” to the needs of African-American students.
A 26-year-old man was arrested Thursday for allegedly posting a threat on social media that prompted an evacuation of Pierce College in Woodland Hills, authorities said.
Authorities say two UCLA students had laptops stolen, among other valuables, in hot prowl burglaries this week.
Affected schools in Ocean View School District have been shut down for the last seven days after an asbestos fiber was found in a wipe test at Hope View Elementary.
Frustrated Oak View Elementary students and parents in Huntington Beach marched in front of the Ocean View School District office Monday morning, hoping someone would explain when the children will return to class.
California education officials must get involved in fixing a slew of scheduling and class-assignment problems that have unconstitutionally deprived students at an L.A. high school of weeks of valuable learning time this fall, a judge ruled Wednesday.
Several parents in Huntington Beach kept their children out of class Friday over concerns of asbestos contamination.
Several Temescal Canyon High School students were in custody Tuesday after allegedly making criminal threats to other students at the school.
The Los Angeles Unified School District has won a $13 million federal grant to expose students from sixth grade and up to college.
Parents are voicing concern over an apparent lack of air condition in their children’s classrooms, as Southern California’s record heat wave continues.
McDonald’s spokesperson Bonnie Mondugno stopped by KCAL9 Monday tell viewers about the upcoming Back-to-School Breakfast Giveaway.
Authorities say a former elementary school teacher was sentenced Friday to 16 years in state prison for sexually molesting special-education students.
Hundreds of students Monday walked out of classes at Jefferson Senior High School in a protest over what was described as “scheduling problems” due to a much-criticized MiSiS computer system.
Students at the nation’s second largest school district will be shielded from prosecution and sent to administrators for low-level offenses as part of a sweeping reform to the way school police respond to bad behavior.