Latest News & Information About Education
- California Teachers Struggle As School Administrators Get Generous Pensions As California public schools face layoffs and budget cuts, some school administrators are retiring with huge pensions.
- California Aims To Strengthen Gun Ban In Schools California lawmakers have passed a bill to revoke superintendents' ability to let people carry guns in a school zone.
- San Francisco High School Graduation Rates On The Rise The high-school graduation rate in the San Francisco Unified School District has risen to a multi-year high.
- Bon Jovi Crash New Jersey Commencement With Inspirational Message The band surprised Fairleigh Dickinson University’s graduating class today at MetLife Stadium.
- CA Donors Backing Push For Private School Vouchers Include Founders Of Netflix, Gap, KB Home Top California school choice donors include Netflix founder Reed Hastings, Gap founders Donald and Doris Fisher and KB Home founder Eli Broad.
- San Francisco Mayor Commits $44 Million To Teacher Housing Project Mayor Ed Lee this week moved to commit $44 million in city funding toward building a long-delayed teacher housing project at a site in San Francisco’s Sunset District.
- Steph Curry Grants Wish To Grieving Family After Daughter Dies On Basketball Court After his 16-year-old daughter Kimberly died following a seizure on a basketball court last weekend, Ramir Nuestro made one of her last wishes come true.
- Oakland School Board Names New Superintendent After a months-long search for a new superintendent for the Oakland Unified School District, the school board announced Wednesday that Kyla Johnson-Trammell has been selected.
- Bay Area School Teaches Mindfulness And Student Behavior Improves A North Bay school is teaching meditation and mindfulness. And student behavior is improving.
- Nicki Minaj Offers To Pay Fans' Student Loans Minaj pledged $20K to help fans with excellent grades.