San Francisco Middle School Delays Election Over Lack Of DiversityA student government election at a mostly Hispanic San Francisco middle school turned into a debate about the democratic process when the principal delayed the results because the winners did not reflect the school's diverse student body.
Middle School Teacher Allegedly Projects Porno Images On Screen In Front Of StudentsA middle school teacher from a Marin County school is on leave after allegedly projecting pornographic images onto a classroom screen in front of students.
CDC Study Finds E-Cigarette Use Among Middle, High School Students Tripled In 2014A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration has found a stunning rise in the use of e-cigarettes among middle and high school students.
Middle School Arts Programs Built To Enhance Learning Across DisciplinesToday's middle schoolers in California are encouraged to explore visual art concepts important to them, through elective and special interest classes.
Five Albany Middle School Students Rushed To Hospital After Ingesting PillsFive students at Albany Middle School were hospitalized after apparently taking pills Wednesday morning.
Morgan Hill Middle School Warns Parents Of ‘Triple C’ Fad That Hospitalized 3 8th GradersA letter is going out to parents in Morgan Hill about an incident this week involving three 8th grade girls sent to the hospital after taking excessive amounts of an over-the-counter cold medicine apparently for its intoxicating effects.
6th Grader Stuck At Stanford Hospital Recovering From Leukemia, Gets A Holiday 'Get Well' Video From His ClassmatesRoll video: “Hi Iron Man, it’s your friend Jonathan. Hope you get better,” says one young boy. 'Iron Man' is Nicolas Queen and his classmates got together and made a video to cheer him up for the holidays.
San Jose Middle School Student Arrested In Assault of Fellow Student On-CampusA San Jose middle school student has been arrested on a felony assault with a deadly weapon charge, following the on-campus beating of another student.
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.
Danville Middle School Teacher Arrested For Possession Of Child Pornography A Danville middle school teacher was taken into custody for allegedly possessing child pornography.
Fireworks Likely To Blame For Small Fire At Antioch Middle School Fireworks appear to have sparked a small fire at an Antioch middle school on Wednesday night.
Jefferson Award Winner Helps Marin County Middle School Students Build CommunityOne of the worst things you can feel as a middle school student is isolated. This week's Jefferson Award winner works with teenagers to make sure no one has to feel that way.