Federal Student Grant Money Could Become Available Year-RoundThe Obama administration wants to expand the federal Pell grant program to help more students by providing them with money to attend classes year-round.
California Education Spending Per Pupil Surpasses Pre-Recession Figure, But Some Say It's Not EnoughSoaring tax revenues have carried per-pupil education spending in California beyond where it stood before the Great Recession.
Teen Arrested After Pinole Valley High School Students Take XanaxPolice said a teen was arrested Tuesday in connection with an episode at Pinole Valley High School last week in which seven students took Xanax pills and five were hospitalized from it.
Father: East Bay School District ‘Failed’ 3rd Grader Blamed For Campus LockdownThe father of a third grader attending Mount Diablo Elementary School knows his son has major behavior problems, but didn't know it was to the point of disrupting the entire school.
Parents, Students Say 3rd Grader Terrorizing East Bay Elementary SchoolSome parents at Mount Diablo Elementary School have stopped sending their kids to class because they say the school has become dangerous because of a third grader.
UC Berkeley Student Rode Public Transit, Visited Campus Before Measles DiagnosisA University of California at Berkeley student with the measles rode on public transit and spent time on campus before diagnosed, Berkeley Public Health officials said Monday.
Former Oakland School Security Guard Convicted Of Assaulting Wheelchair-Bound StudentA former security guard at Oakland High School was handcuffed and taken to jail Tuesday after a jury convicted him of one felony count of assault with force likely to produce great bodily injury for attacking a student who suffers from cerebral palsy and uses a wheelchair.
Former Oakland High Security Guard Says 'Slapping Was Necessary' For Wheelchair-Bound StudentA former security guard at Oakland High School testified on Thursday that he was justified in using force against a student in a wheelchair in a highly-publicized incident at the school last year because the student was actively resisting him and threatened to kill him.
LGBT Studies Course At San Francisco High School May Be 1st In NationA San Francisco high school may be the first in the country to offer an LGBT studies course.
Alameda Teacher Suspended After Alleged 'Sex Toy Selfie' AssignmentAn Alameda teacher who reportedly gave high school sophomores an assignment of finding their parents’ sex toys and taking a selfie with them has been suspended.
Selfie With Parents' Sex Toys? Alameda Teacher Accused Of Assigning Bizarre Extra Credit For SophomoresParents of students at an Alameda high school want a teacher fired after they say he sent them home with an extra credit assignment of finding sex toys and condoms in their parents’ private drawers, and taking a selfie with what they find.
11-Year-Old Graduating With 3 Degrees From American River CollegeAn 11-year-old boy receiving three degrees became the youngest graduate at American River College this year, by far.