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Calif. Schools Bid For $50M Prize To Shorten Degree Path For Students

A $50 million competition was underway Monday among dozens of California universities and community colleges to come up with new approaches to help student earn degrees in less time.

03/09/2015

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OC High School Basketball Coach Arrested For Sexual Misconduct With 2 Minors

Orange County Sheriff’s investigators Thursday were seeking additional possible victims of a 20-year-old high school basketball coach accused of engaging in sexual misconduct with two students.

02/26/2015

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Amid Measles Outbreak, Few Rules Exist Concerning Teacher Vaccinations

While much of the attention in the ongoing measles outbreak has focused on student vaccination requirements and exemptions, less attention has been paid to another group in the nation’s classrooms: Teachers and staff members, who, by and large, are not required to be vaccinated.

02/16/2015

Bobbie Smith meets with students at Long Beach Elementary on February 13, 2015, after the school was re-named in her honor (credit: CBS)

Long Beach Elementary Students Meet School’s New Namesake

Bobbie Smith is a living legend in the Long Beach Unified School District. And on Friday, the school was officially re-named after her.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/13/2015

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LA School Board OKs Attorneys To Offer Free Legal Aid To Students At Risk Of Deportation

Staff attorneys will be allowed to voluntarily provide free legal services to unaccompanied minors who live within the district and are facing the threat of deportation.

02/11/2015

Judge Judy Sheindlin attends the 2014 Heroes Of Hollywood Luncheon at Taglyan Cultural Complex on June 5, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

Judge Judy To Appear As Commencement Speaker For Winner Of High School Contest

“Judge Judy” has launched a contest to determine which high school will be selected to receive a visit from Judith Sheindlin, the presiding judge from the syndicated show.

02/09/2015

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Students Return To OC School After Asbestos Concerns Shut Down Campus

Students returned to an Orange County school for the first time in months after asbestos was discovered in classrooms last fall.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/27/2015

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24 Unvaccinated Students Banned From OC High School After Campus Measles Exposure

Dozens of unvaccinated students have been banned from an Orange County high school after being exposed to measles by an infected classmate.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/20/2015

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Classes Resume After 2 Teachers Arrested For Having Sex With Male Students

Students will return to class Tuesday for the first time since two female teachers were arrested for allegedly having sex with students on a beach camping trip.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/20/2015

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LA School Board Delays Decision On Legal Aid For Students Facing Deportation

Some school board members have signaled support for a plan to provide free legal aid to what officials say would be a “limited number” of students who are facing deportation.

01/14/2015

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SoCal Honda Dealers Support STEM Education

Propelled by their desire to make a difference, members of the Southern California Honda Dealers Association have teamed up with CBS EcoMedia to provide the underserved students at KIPP Los Angeles’ College Preparatory School with […]

12/23/2014

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350 Students Receive Gifts At Sweet Alice’s 29th Annual Christmas Party

Sweet Alice held her 29th Annual Christmas party Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2014

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LA To San Fran In 35 Minutes? Hyperloop CEO Says Speed Tube Could Become Reality

Tesla founder Elon Musk says it’s being developed with the help of about 25 UCLA graduate architecture students at a facility in Playa Vista.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/17/2014

Former Miramonte Elementary teacher Mark Berndt (right) (credit: CBS)

Miramonte Elementary Sex Abuse Case To Cost Nearly $140M

Once lawyers began digging into Mark Berndt’s past, they discovered a three-decade pattern of odd behavior and complaints about the teacher that school administrators either missed or ignored.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/22/2014

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U.C. Expands Legal Services For Immigrant Students

The University of California is planning to offer legal services at six campuses to students who are living in the U.S. illegally or have parents who might be eligible for deportation relief under President Barack Obama’s new immigration order, UC President Janet Napolitano announced Friday.

11/21/2014

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