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Education Nation

A solutions-focused conversation about the state of education in America

Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 05:10 PM PDT

Grand Jury Makes School Safety Recommendations

Grand Jury Makes School Safety Recommendations

An investigation by the county grand jury into school security has just been released. NBC 7’s education reporter Rory Devine shares what they found and what they’re recommending.

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 09:25 PM PST

Layoffs Approved by Coronado School Board

Layoffs Approved by Coronado School Board

The Coronado Unified School District is the latest local district to issue pink slips.

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 at 09:35 PM PST

Castle Park Middle School Principal Resigns

Castle Park Middle School Principal Resigns

Castle Park Middle School principal Bobby Bleisch has resigned in the wake of an investigation into alleged misconduct, which NBC 7 has confirmed includes sexual harassment. NBC 7’s education reporter...

Tuesday, Feb 18, 2014 at 07:25 PM PST

Sweetwater Makes No Move to Fill Vacant Seat

Sweetwater Makes No Move to Fill Vacant Seat

The deadline has come and gone for the Sweetwater Union High School District to either appoint a new board member or plan an election to fill a vacant seat. As NBC 7’s education reporter Rory Devine...

Thursday, Feb 13, 2014 at 12:00 PM PST

Teacher's Aide Kept Working after Border Drug Bust

Teacher's Aide Kept Working after Border Drug Bust

A San Diego Unified special education aide continued working in the classroom after he was arrested at the border with more than $500,000 worth of cocaine and methamphetamine.

Wednesday, Jan 29, 2014 at 08:05 PM PST

Opposition to District Merger Proposal

Opposition to District Merger Proposal

A Chula Vista city councilwoman’s proposal to combine the Chula Vista and Sweetwater school districts is meeting opposition. The Chula Vista superintendent says he’s not interested. NBC 7’s Wendy Fry has more.