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Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)

Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)
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  • Nearly $1-million UC pepper spray settlement coming from reserves

     
    A nearly $1 million settlement that the University of California has agreed to dole out in a pepper-spraying incident at UC Davis will be paid through the system's self-insurance program, officials said....
  • Former Miramonte student allegedly beaten at new school

     
    A former Miramonte Elementary School student, who is among a group of children suing over alleged teacher sexual misconduct, has transferred from one middle school to another after she was allegedly beaten by other students. The incident apparently was...
  • Free digital textbooks offered as Gov. Jerry Brown signs bills

     
    Gov. Jerry Brown provides access to free digital textbooks...
  • Deasy gets authority over approving outside control of schools

     
    L.A. schools Supt. John Deasy received broad authority Tuesday to renew or end agreements by which two outside organizations run traditional public schools, including a group of schools under the control of Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. The...
  • Feds to oversee Oakland schools' efforts to curb suspensions

     
    The Oakland Unified School District and the U.S. Department of Education reached an agreement Thursday that would allow federal officials to monitor the district’s efforts to curb the number of out-of-school suspensions of its African American...
  • New website highlights college transfer degree

     
    Higher education leaders on Tuesday launched a new website with information and resources for community college students seeking admission to California State University campuses with a transfer degree....
  • L.A. schools magnet program has earlier deadlines

     
    The Los Angeles school district’s popular magnet program has a new deadline for applications this year -- Nov. 16 -- because of the early start of the school year. “Everything got moved up a month,” said Felipe Echávarri, a coordinator.....
  • Assailants kill at least 25 students in northeastern Nigeria

     
    JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Unknown assailants killed at least 25 polytechnic students in northeastern Nigeria, invading the campus dormitory and shooting or stabbing their victims, authorities said Tuesday....
  • Feds investigate claims of anti-Semitism at UC Berkeley

     
    The federal government is investigating charges that UC Berkeley officials fomented a hostile campus climate for Jewish students by failing to sufficiently tamp down anti-Israel protests. The U.S. Department of Education’s civil rights office...
  • Ex-Miramonte school teacher to face trial on molestation charges

     
    Former Miramonte Elementary School teacher Martin Bernard Springer must stand on three counts of child molestation for allegedly inappropriately touching a girl, a judge has ruled....
  • As Malala recovers, U.N. marks International Day of the Girl Child

     
    As Malala Yousafzai lay in a Pakistani hospital recovering from gunshot wounds, the United Nations on Thursday marked its first International Day of the Girl Child....