What School Gym Class Looks Like In Pandemic TimesFor students from Meraki High School outside Sacramento, California, staying fit during the coronavirus pandemic has been as easy as playing solitaire.
California Superintendent Has Plan To Bring Students Back Into Classroom — But Not Their TeachersMost schools in California will not be reopening for in-person education this month — but one superintendent has come up with a plan to welcome some students back to class. And it doesn’t involve their teachers.
New Study Again Ranks Stockton And Modesto As 2 Of The Least Educated US CitiesStockton and Modesto have again been ranked as among the least educated cities in the US.
Gov. Newsom Mandates Schools In Counties On California's Watch List To Start Year With Distance LearningWith the coronavirus showing no signs of slowing, Gov. Gavin Newsom is directing schools in California counties on the state’s watch list to stay closed for in-person classes.
Sacramento Schools To Get Mental Health Clinician For Each CampusA new partnership will provide mental health services to students returning to Sacramento schools this fall.
How 'Regular School' Parents Can Homeschool Their Kids During The Coronavirus PandemicThe coronavirus has turned caregivers around the world into homeschoolers.
Scholastic Is Offering Free Online Courses So Your Kids Can Keep Learning While Schools Are ClosedScholastic has launched a "Learn at Home" website that has free daily courses for students from Pre-kindergarten to grades 6 and higher.
Had Enough? Californians Turn Down Higher Taxes, DebtA final tally of votes remains incomplete, but there is agreement on both sides that no single reason explains the downfall of the big bond.
Gov. Newsom's 2020-21 Budget Plan Aids TeachersGov. Gavin Newsom wants to give $20,000 stipends to teachers at high needs schools.
San Joaquin Delta College Named California's Best Community CollegeStockton's San Joaquin Delta College is getting some national recognition after consumer website WalletHub.com, named it the fourth overall community college in the nation.
Stockton And Modesto Ranked As Two Of America's Least Educated CitiesStockton and Modesto are ranked as two of the least educated cities in America, while Sacramento ranks in the top 50 of most educated cities.
Full-Day Kindergarten May Be A Requirement In California by 2022-23 School YearThe requirement to have all public and charter schools in California enroll students in full-day kindergarten will start a year later than originally proposed, under a bill making its way through the legislature.
Community Leaders React To State Spending On Homelessness, EducationPart of the package comes with $100 million for mental health services that would address the shortage of qualified mental health professionals.
Animal Dissections Could Be Outlawed In California Classrooms With New BillStudents in any California public or private school, grades one through 12, could soon be prohibited from performing a dissection.
Study: School Lunches Are Linked To Better School Test ScoresChildren who consistently eat lunch at school are more likely to score better on standardized tests, according to a study out of India, one of the biggest and longest running studies looking at the effect of school lunch on academic performance.