3 Bay Area Schools Honored As 2019 National Blue Ribbon SchoolsThree Bay Area schools were among 30 schools statewide chosen as 2019 National Blue Ribbon Schools, the U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday.
UC Berkeley Enters Agreement On Handling Of Sexual Misconduct CasesUniversity of California at Berkeley officials said Wednesday that they have entered into a resolution agreement with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights regarding the handling of sexual misconduct cases.
Social Media Mockery of Education Department for Misspelled TweetThe Education Department is getting social media criticism after misspelling the name of African-American sociologist W.E.B. Du Bois.
Students Scramble As ITT Tech Closes DoorsStudents found themselves scrambling Tuesday after officials with ITT Educational Services, Inc. announced the for-profit college was closing its nation-wide campuses immediately.
San Francisco Judge Rules CCSF Accreditation Case Will Go To Trial In OctoberA San Francisco Superior Court judge decided Friday that a lawsuit over whether City College of San Francisco wrongly faced the loss of its accreditation by a regional accrediting commission will proceed to trial next month.
Corinthian Colleges, Department Of Education Reach Agreement Over Student AidCorinthian Colleges Inc. and the U.S. Department of Education have reached an agreement that will allow the for-profit education company to receive an immediate $16 million in federal student aid funds.
Feds Release List Of Schools, Including UC Berkeley, Being Investigated Over Sex Assault ClaimsThe University of California, Berkeley is among 55 colleges and universities—big and small, public and private—being investigated over their handling of sexual abuse complaints under Title IX, the Education Department revealed Thursday.
Feds Probe How UC Berkeley, Other Colleges Handle Reports Of Sexual Assaults UC Berkeley is among more than 50 colleges being investigated for how they handle reports of sexual assaults on their campuses.
Panel Seeking To Revoke City College Of SF's Accreditation Faces Questions From FedsCity College of San Francisco teachers and their advocates say a decision to revoke the school's accreditation should be overturned after the U.S. Department of Education issued a letter finding fault with the regional panel that made the decision.
Feds Probe UC Berkeley Anti-Semitism AllegationsFederal officials are investigating anti-Semitism allegations at the University of California, Berkeley.