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School Closures

Icy roads are forcing the closure of schools in the foothills this morning. Here are some of the schools and school districts that have cancelled or delayed Monday classes.



California Among States Moving To Save Cursive In The Classroom

The swirling lines from Linden Bateman’s pen have been conscripted into a national fight to keep cursive writing in American classrooms.


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Sparks Middle School Student Kills Teacher, Self And Wounds 2 Students

A student at a Nevada middle school opened fire on campus just before the starting bell Monday, wounding two boys and killing a staff member who was trying to protect other children, Sparks police said Monday.


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Sacramento School District CFO Offers Valuable Education & Career Advice

School District CFO Sean Martin uses his educational background to maintain a fiscal budget and keep things running smoothly.


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Man Exposes Himself To Student In Ripon

olice are looking for a man who exposed himself to a student who was walking to school in Ripon.


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Tracy Police Investigating Second Bomb Threat At Kimball High School

Students at Kimball High School in Tracy were evacuated after another bomb threat was called in; and parents are getting sick and tired of the hoaxes.


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Security Stepped Up At Tracy School After Threat Written On Bathroom Wall

Stepped up security is in place in Tracy after a threat was found on the bathroom wall at a Tracy school.



Best Places For Computer Classes In Sacramento

Virtually every sector of the economy uses technology to operate, so computer skills are critical to get hired or advance one’s career. Read on for some of the best computer classes offered in the Sacramento area.


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Students And Educators Happy About New School Attendance Push

Educators across the nation are using wake-up calls recorded by celebrities, weekend make-up classes and other creative strategies to convince students and parents that regular attendance matters — and not just for grades and achievement.


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Boy, 12, Faces Charges For Spitting Out Of School Bus Window

A 12-year-old Chula Vista boy is facing criminal charges for spitting out a school bus window.


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California Lawsuit Attacks Teacher Employment Rules

Seven California schoolchildren are suing the state in an attempt to overturn five laws that they say protect bad teachers, leading to disproportionately low academic achievement among poor, minority students.


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Valley High School Employee Accused Of Having Sex With A Student

A campus supervisor employed by the Elk Grove School District has been arrested for having sex with a minor. Sean Davis, 42, was arrested Monday and book into the Sacramento County Main Jail on suspicion of engaging in sexual acts with a 17-year-old female victim.