Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai To Study At OxfordYousafzai, who was shot by a Taliban gunman for speaking out for girls' rights to an education, has been accepted by the University of Oxford.
Volunteers Document Health of Marine Life on California Coast in 'BioBlitz'The California Academy of Sciences is calling all citizen scientists to help document the biodiversity of the California coast.
Big Minds 'Unschool' Helps Twice Exceptional Children ThriveEducators say an estimated one in ten public school students fall through the cracks because of a crisis we don't often hear about. This week' s Jefferson Award winner found a way for them to thrive.
Science Program For Young Women Of Color Aims To Break Glass CeilingAt the Boys and Girls Club of San Francisco, girls are equally welcomed. But that's not always how it is in the rest of the world.
Fresno 12-Year-Old Wins National Spelling BeeAnanya Vinay showed little emotion as she plowed through word after mystifying word in the final rounds of the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Palo Alto School District Dealing With Wave Of Sexual Assault ReportsSchool district officials under fire for their handling of sexual assault and harassment reports were promising to thoroughly investigate 18 new claims that have been filed in the last month.
Board of Regents Party at UC's ExpenseThe University of California Board of Regents spent tens of thousands of dollars on parties, including a $17,600 banquet the night before they voted in January to raise student tuition.
UC Berkeley Professor Fired After Sexual Harassment InvestigationUC Berkeley officials Wednesday morning announced the dismissal of an assistant professor who had been under investigation for sexually harassing four students.
Student Video Depicting Muslim Terrorists Triggers Controversy At San Ramon SchoolAn overflow crowd of students, teachers, administrators and parents gathered in San Ramon Tuesday night for a school board meeting to address a controversy that has erupted over a student council election video.
CA Donors Backing Push For Private School Vouchers Include Founders Of Netflix, Gap, KB HomeTop California school choice donors include Netflix founder Reed Hastings, Gap founders Donald and Doris Fisher and KB Home founder Eli Broad.
Social Media Sex Scandal Rocks Albany HighThe discovery of an Instagram account containing sexually explicit pictures of Albany High students was being investigated by police.
Suspects Who Allegedly Stole The Music From Armijo High ArrestedTwo suspects were in custody Tuesday, charged in the theft of musical instruments from Armijo High School.