Health Officials Attempt To Ease TB Fears At Fairfield SchoolHealth officials attempted to ease the concerns of parents Tuesday over an active pulmonary tuberculosis case associated with Fairfield's Laurel Creek Elementary School.
Napa Police Investigate Dead Body Found At Elementary SchoolPolice in Napa are investigating the suspicious death of a woman after her dead body was found in the playground of an elementary school Sunday afternoon, according to authorities.
11-Year-Old Boy Detained, Gun Found After Threats At Santa Cruz SchoolPolice in Santa Cruz on Tuesday detained an 11-year-old boy who barricaded himself into a classroom and allegedly had plans to harm fellow elementary school students, authorities said.
Cop Celebrates Boy's Birthday When No One Picks Him Up At SchoolGreen Bay police say the boy's mother is currently in prison and the school didn't have any other family contacts to call.
Alameda 9-Year-Old Praised For Helping Fellow StudentAn East Bay elementary school student recently saved a classmate's life thanks to something he learned from mom and dad.
Marin County School Nixes Sedentary Education With Standing Desks For Students4th graders and some 1st graders at an elementary school in San Rafael are using standing desks and it seems to be helping the students to maintain focus and dissipate excess energy.
Martinez School Official Takes Heat After Saying Some Students Don't Need A/CSome parents were offended when a school board member said kids at predominantly white John Swett Elementary need A/C, and kids at predominately Hispanic/Latino La Juntas Elementary don’t.
Child Walking To School Hit By Car In San Mateo CountyA child was hit by a car while walking near Fair Oaks Elementary School in unincorporated San Mateo County Monday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
New Technology Making Its Way Into The ClassroomIn the past, teachers gave lessons using chalkboards, filmstrips and overhead projectors — methods that had limited interactivity. Teachers now have multiple ways of presenting content. Students can now demonstrate their learning in ways other than pencil-and-paper tests.
Concord Elementary Teacher Denies Allegations Of Inappropriate Touching During TrialA longtime Concord elementary school teacher testified in a Martinez courtroom Wednesday that he never inappropriately addressed or touched any of his students, despite the numerous child molestation charges against him.
Woman Accused Of Hammer Attack On 9-Year-Old Girl In Oakland School Faces Sexual Assault ChargesA woman accused of attacking a 9-year-old girl with a hammer at a West Oakland school last week was charged Tuesday with sexual assault offenses related to the case, an Alameda County District Attorney’s Office spokeswoman said.
Police Officer Patrolling Oakland School Following Hammer Attack On StudentA police officer is stationed at a West Oakland elementary school today as a precautionary measure in the wake of a hammer attack on a 9-year-old girl at the school on Friday.