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Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

March 19, 2014 | 4:10 pm

Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

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Partisan divide persists over how to find extra water as valley starts to see social impact of crisis.

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Lawmakers Push for Computer Science Curriculum in California Schools

March 19, 2014 | 10:10 am

Lawmakers Push for Computer Science Curriculum in California Schools

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Six bills have been introduced to promote a new emphasis on programming and other advanced skills.

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Affirmative Action for College Admissions Could Be Headed to State’s Ballot

March 14, 2014 | 3:17 pm

Affirmative Action for College Admissions Could Be Headed to State’s Ballot

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Los Angeles-area lawmaker wants to restore racial preferences for students applying to state’s colleges.

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Rally at City College of San Francisco Turns Violent; Students Released From Jail

March 14, 2014 | 10:30 am

Rally at City College of San Francisco Turns Violent; Students Released From Jail

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Sit-in demonstrators want resignation of special trustee and end of student payment plan.

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ACLU: Clovis School District Has Fixed ‘Abstinence-Only’ Sex-Ed Curriculum

February 26, 2014 | 3:34 pm

ACLU: Clovis School District Has Fixed ‘Abstinence-Only’ Sex-Ed Curriculum

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Pediatricians and parents who had sued claimed that the district was in violation of state rules.

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Oakland Program Seeks to Stop Teen Dating Violence Before It Starts

February 26, 2014 | 7:00 am

Oakland Program Seeks to Stop Teen Dating Violence Before It Starts

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As kids date earlier, educators and health professionals try to instill lessons about healthy relationships.

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A Tale of 2 San Francisco Public Schools: Do PTAs Widen Inequality?

February 17, 2014 | 10:18 am

A Tale of 2 San Francisco Public Schools: Do PTAs Widen Inequality?

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Is it fair that some schools benefit from active PTA fundraising while others languish?

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Photo Essay: Two PTA Presidents, Two Realities

February 15, 2014 | 8:00 am

Photo Essay: Two PTA Presidents, Two Realities

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The story of two parents active in their children’s schools, with starkly different economic impacts.

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State Legislative Analyst: Thumbs Down on Governor’s Plan to Freeze Tuition

February 13, 2014 | 8:30 am

State Legislative Analyst: Thumbs Down on Governor’s Plan to Freeze Tuition

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A new report says freezing tuition now will just shift the burden of new increases to the next recession.

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Oakland Program to Help African-American Boys Cites Success

February 10, 2014 | 8:30 am

Oakland Program to Help African-American Boys Cites Success

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School suspension rates are falling and high school graduation rates are rising.

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