California Public Schools

Gardening Provides Education And Comfort To Low-Income StudentsVenice High School's Learning Garden is an outdoor haven of hands-on learning for high school students from broken or poor families
Art Program Informs Students' Lives at Campolindo High SchoolCampolindo High School urges students to develop artistic perception and create original artwork while learning to appreciate the history of art.
ROTC Teaches Values And Excellence In The Rocklin Unified School DistrictHigh schoolers in Rocklin learn excellence, leadership and community pride through a local ROTC program.
Flipped Classroom Improves Grades, Saves Money At Mountain House High SchoolFlipped Classroom is a novel teaching approach leading to improved grades for many students.
Bluegrass Music Educates Victorville Elementary Students About HistoryEric Nordbeck, a teacher at West Palms Conservatory in the Victorville Elementary School District, love for Bluegrass music has brought a unique medium to his students.
White House-Backed Technology Aids Geomapping In California’s Public SchoolsA geospatial technology is now available in California schools that has the power to enrich knowledge of others by examining every aspect of their world.
Extra-Curricular Program Dramatically Increases GPA LevelsCalifornia's ExCEL program proves that students achieve more when their after-school, free time is occupied with academics, recreation and enrichment activities.
Petition Drive Underway To Overturn Law Giving New Access To Transgender StudentsA petition drive is underway to overturn legislation signed into law by the Governor Jerry Brown that would make accommodations for transgendered students in California’s public schools.
State Legislature Passes Bill To Include Gay History in SchoolsA bill that would require California’s public schools to include the history of gay rights in their curricula won final legislative approval on Tuesday.