| May 28, 2011
| 1:06 PM
Heading into his third job as a schools superintendent, Clayton M. Wilcox said his philosophy about the position has changed over the years.
When he first became a superintendent, for East Baton Rouge Parish School System in 2001, he thought he got the...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 9:58 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- The author of "Captain Underpants" is joining the digital age and bringing back his million-selling series after a six-year hiatus.
Scholastic Inc. announced Thursday that e-editions of two graphic novels by Dav Pilkey, "The...
| Jun 4, 2012
Leo Dillon, an illustrator who collaborated with his wife, Diane, on dozens of books for children and adults and became the first black to receive the Caldecott Medal for children's books, has died. He was 79.
A longtime Brooklyn resident, Dillon died...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 2:14 PM
Just a few steps from the office of Washington County Public Schools Superintendent Clayton Wilcox is a conference room with two walls covered with different colored sticky notes and ideas.
“We’ve had a whole year to look at all these...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 3:58 AM
School lunches to become healthier, include more fruits, veggies, whole grains
WASHINGTON (AP) — Schoolchildren’s favorite lunch — the ubiquitous frozen pizza — is about to get healthier.
First lady Michelle Obama and Agriculture...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Rotarians from the three area Rotary Clubs (Newport-Balboa, Newport Beach Sunrise and Newport-Irvine) as well as from District 5320's eClub have arranged for the purchase and delivery of nearly 2,000 summer reading books to the students at Wilson,...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 11:26 AM
The American Library Assn. announced its 2013 book award winners Monday at its annual national conference, held this year in Seattle. While the best-known awards are the John Newbery Medal and the Caledecott Medal, there are dozens of awards, each of...