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  • Elementary school teacher accused of being drunk in class

     
    A Riverside County elementary school teacher was removed from her classroom after appearing to be drunk, authorities said....
  • Cal Grants would be harder to get under Brown's proposed budget

     
    California Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed budget for the coming year would make the state's Cal Grants more difficult to receive, particularly for students on the borderline when it comes to attending college....
  • Text of Gov. Jerry Brown's State of the State address

     
    Here is the text of Gov. Jerry Brown's State of the State address, as prepared and distributed to media: As required by the state constitution, I am reporting to you this morning on the condition of our state. Putting it......
  • Supreme Court to schools: Take care with First Amendment

     
    First Amendment rights for students: The Supreme Court turns down appeals from two Pennsylvania school districts that were successfully sued by students who posted malicious mockeries of their school principals on their home computers....
  • Teacher-actor Aaron Braxton takes his classroom to the stage

     
    Aaron Braxton performs the second Los Angeles engagement of “Did You Do Your Homework?,” a semi-autobiographical solo show about a substitute teacher in the Los Angeles. Aaron Braxton is the show's writer, producer and star....
  • Missing Montana teacher: Landowners asked to search for grave

     
    Missing Montana teacher: Local police and the FBI have appealed to farmers and ranchers for help in finding the body of missing Montana schoolteacher Sherry Arnold....
  • New York education, played to the tune of Race to the Top

     
    An interesting article in Monday's New York Times chronicles the struggles of a school district in that state to evaluate its band teacher. No joke. New York was among the winners of a Race to the Top grant in part......
  • Apple's iBooks 2, iBooks Author: Bids to own publishing's future

     
    Apple's new iBooks 2, iBooks Author and iTunes U apps are moves to capture the future of education and self-publishing. The apps are also a move to continue to build on the success Apple had under the late Steve Jobs....
  • Oscar shorts: Discovering story through location in Norway

     
    "Tuba Atlantic" earned Norway its first Student Academy Award and its currently in the running for an Oscar in the live action shorts category....
  • Apple says iBooks 2 app reinvents textbooks

     
    Apple promised to reinvent the textbook and offer a new experience for students and teachers by way of an update to its iBooks app for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch on Thursday....
  • Japanese school takes blame for tsunami deaths of 74 students

     
    Officials at a small school in northeast Japan are taking responsibility for deaths of 74 students in the March 11, 2011, tsunami, but many parents still aren't satisfied....