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Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 05:04 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 09:20 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 Rory...

Tuesday, Feb 18, 2014 at 07:16 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 explains,...

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 05:48 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.

Wednesday, Jan 29, 2014 at 07:41 AM PST

Proposal: Combine Chula Vista School Districts

Proposal: Combine Chula Vista School Districts

A Chula Vista City Councilmember has presented an idea that would change the way school districts in the city look.

Thursday, Jan 16, 2014 at 01:24 PM PST

Advanced Students Won't Get Left Behind by Common Core: SDUSD

Advanced Students Won't Get Left Behind by Common Core: SDUSD

The district admits they have been late in getting the message out to parents of advanced students.

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 07:52 PM PST

Concern Over Common Core Math

Concern Over Common Core Math

Some San Diego parents have expressed concern that high school students who are advanced in math will be held back when the Common Core curriculum becomes fully implemented in the fall. But the San Diego Unified...

Wednesday, Nov 27, 2013 at 07:36 PM PST

Parents Take Homework Challenge

Parents Take Homework Challenge

We’ve all heard the complaints about too much homework. With the new Common Core, focusing on critical thinking skills, some parents and students think the homework situation is only getting worse. NBC 7...