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State Senator Pushing To End English-Only Instruction In California Schools

A state senator on Thursday proposed repealing Proposition 227, the 16-year-old law that banned most bilingual education in public schools.

02/24/2014

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‘Lying 101’ Course Offered At Saint Mary’s College

What causes people to lie and how do you spot someone who isn’t giving you the truth? These are among the topics discussed in the new Lying 101 class offered at Saint Mary’s College this January.

01/13/2014

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16-Year Old Student Arrested For Bringing Sawed-Off Shotgun To SF High School

A 16-year-old student was arrested for bringing a sawed-off rifle to a high school in San Francisco’s Portola District on Tuesday, police said.

12/05/2013

Sheriff's Deputies were trying to identify a man who entered an El Sobrante school during class hours. (Bay City News)

Sheriff Looking To ID Man Who Entered El Sobrante School During Class Hours

Sheriff’s deputies released surveillance photos and were asking the public to help identify an unknown person who entered El Sobrante Christian School in unincorporated Contra Costa County during school hours on Nov. 4.

11/21/2013

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San Jose State Halts Online Courses Months After Introduction

California State University, San Jose is suspending online courses for credit that were announced with great fanfare and backing from the governor in January, saying it wants to improve student performance.

07/18/2013

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Cal State Universities Plans Enrollment Hike With Extra Funds

California State University plans to spend the projected $125.1 million in extra state funding for the 2013-14 academic year to expand enrollment and online courses, boost employee salaries and pay for increased energy and health benefit costs.

03/18/2013

Blake Jurich #14 of San Jose State University rushes for a three yard touchdown run in the third quarter against Stanford University during an NCAA football game at Stanford Stadium on August 31, 2012 in Palo Alto, California. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Shaw Sings Praises Of Smaller Stanford’s Recruiting Class

Looking for the right combination of brawn and brains, Stanford signed 12 players to national letters of intent Wednesday. That’s a considerably smaller—and less heralded—group than a year ago, when the Cardinal coach hauled in 22 players in what the program called the best class in its history.

02/06/2013

Sequoia High School, Redwood City

California Roll Out New Student Testing Proposal Aimed At Critical Thinking

California’s students may be filling in fewer bubbles on multiple choice standardized tests in the future and writing longer answers instead.

01/08/2013

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Palo Alto Boy Pulled From School Due To Cystic Fibrosis Gene

A Palo Alto 11-year-old has been ordered to transfer to another school because he carries the genetic mutations for cystic fibrosis.

10/18/2012

Sherman Elementary School in San Francisco. (CBS)

Parents Outraged After Allegedly Abusive Teacher Transferred To SF Class

A San Francisco teacher who was twice accused of physical abuse is starting the new school year in a new classroom, and some parents are not pleased.

08/29/2012

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