Hidden Toxic Mold Lurking In Schools: Why No One Is TestingHidden toxic mold devastated a Northern California school district. Now the superintendent is calling on lawmakers to protect students state-wide.
Hundreds Of California Schools Haven't Released Results Of Water Testing For LeadThis summer, we reported that one out of five California schools found detectable levels of lead in drinking water, but we also told you, hundreds of schools still hadn't reported the required lead test results.
Questions Raised About California Proposal To Push Back School Start TimesCalifornia middle and high school students could get to sleep in a little later starting in the 2022-2023 school year.
California Public And Charter Schools Closer To Limiting Student Smartphone UseThe California State Senate unanimously passed a bill that would keep smartphones out of public and charter school classrooms, except under certain circumstances.
Sacramento To Lower Speed Limits Near Schools To 15 MPHDrivers will soon see a drop in speed limits near Sacramento schools.
Could California Ban Students From Using Smart Phones At School?The proposal to ban students from using smart phones at school or on school grounds unanimously passed the California Assembly Thursday with some provisions to the original bill.
Gov. Brown Blocks Later School Start Time MandateGov. Jerry Brown has vetoed legislation that would have required California middle and high schools to start no earlier than 8:30 a.m.
Start Of Classes Brings Increase In Hoax Threats Against Schools Back to school is the time the FBI warns they see an increase in hoax threats against schools.
Parents Sue California Schools Over 'Anti-Islamophobia' ProgramThe lawsuit is challenging the constitutionality of the school district's "anti-Islamophobia" program, which was created in a partnership with the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR).
Free Breakfast Program Proposed For All California StudentsAll California school students could get a free breakfast starting with the 2019-20 school year.
School District Forcing Students To Smile In Hallways, Reports SayA Pennsylvania school district is under fire for a policy that allegedly requires students to smile when walking in school hallways.
Gun Advocates Speak Out In Wake Of Florida School ShootingGun dealers and attendees at the Lodi Gun Expo say they too were deeply affected by the recent tragedy and hope to find common ground in protecting children while preserving their second amendment rights.
Is A School Policy Banning 'Best Friends' Appropriate?Schools in England are banning a common concept around the world, and especially with children: best friends.
Elk Grove Building Up To 12 New Schools Over The Next DecadeUp to a dozen new schools could be built in Elk Grove over the next decade, and it may not stop there.
Hoaxers Increasingly Going Online To Threaten SchoolsOn a spring day at Mount Elden Middle School in Flagstaff, Arizona, the phone rang and a receptionist answered. A computerized female voice was on the line with a disturbing message: "I can see children. I'm going to kill children!"