Dozens of SF Teachers Detained During Protest
Assembly OKs Watered-down Version Of Charter School BillA divided California Assembly has approved legislation prohibiting for-profit corporations from operating charter schools in California.
Stockton Teachers Confront School Board At MeetingParents joined the teachers as they walked into the school board meeting. According to the teachers, the district leaders want to be able to transfer a teacher to any school at any time.
STEM Education: The Campaign To Recruit STEM EducatorsThe number of jobs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) is growing at a rate nearly double that of non-STEM jobs. To train this workforce of the near future, the United States needs an army of teachers highly trained in science, math, and technology.
5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help WithSeasoned instructors share the essentials for your child's transition back to the classroom.
Governor Signs Bill To Streamline Teacher FiringsNew law makes it easier for school districts to fire abusive and problem teachers.
UPDATE: Calif. Judge Rules Teacher Tenure Law UnconstitutionalTenure and other job protections for California's public school teachers were ruled unconstitutional Tuesday by a judge presiding in a lawsuit brought by nine students.
Gov. Brown Vows To Start Debate Over Teacher PensionsIn Gov. Jerry Brown's promise to start paying off California's massive liabilities, the largest single unfunded debt will not be seeing any additional pay-down in the coming fiscal year.
Bill Eases Path For Firing Teachers For MisconductThe state Senate has passed a bill intended to speed and streamline the process for dismissing teachers accused of misconduct, despite the opinion of some that the measure should be improved, possibly next year.
Stanislaus County Teachers Face Double-Digit Salary Cuts In Order To Pay District DebtDenair Unified School District in Stanislaus County is deep in debt, and now the district is proposing big cuts to teachers’ salaries as a way out.
Special Ed Teachers In Yuba City Suing School District Over Large WorkloadSpecial education teachers are suing a local school district, claiming their workload is simply too high.
Digital Debate: Teamster’s Hoffa & Amway Heir DeVos: Clash Over Unions!James P. Hoffa and Dick DeVos have vastly differing views of unions, which is why in this heated political climate battles are raging across America over unions in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, California and other states, the two took time to participate in CBS Local Digital Debate.