Department of Education

CA Exit Exam Requirement Cancelled For Thousands Of Graduating High School StudentsGov. Brown signed legislation canceling California's high school exit exam after 5,000 students were left in limbo because the state cancelled the July test.
Gov. Brown Expected To Sign Bill To Let 5,000 High School Students GraduateCalifornia lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill to rescue about 5,000 high school students who couldn't graduate this year because the state canceled a required exit exam.
Federal Student Aid Office Apologizes For FAFSA Tweet That Seemed To Mock Poor PeopleA U.S. Department of Education division well-known to many college students has apologized for a tweet that prompted an outcry over what critics called its lack of sensitivity.
Federal Probe Finds Harassment At West Contra Costa SchoolsA federal investigation of a Northern California school district revealed a widespread environment of sexual harassment and assaults by students that district officials failed to adequately address, the U.S. Department of Education said.
Group Rallies To Keep SF City College Open Amid Closure ThreatA coalition of students, faculty and other supporters are fighting to keep City College of San Francisco open, following last week's announcement that the school will lose accreditation next July.