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FCMAT provides links to California K-12 news stories as a service to the industry. However, some stories may not be accessible because of newspapers' subscription policies.

Apr 07, 2020

Kern County public health officials have instructed all school superintendents to neither confirm nor deny positive cases of coronavirus among staff members to their school communities.

Apr 07, 2020

In a sign that the digital divide may be narrowing among Los Angeles public high school students who have lacked computer or internet access, teachers have connected with 96% of their pupils, leaving about 5,000 still unaccounted for, L.A. schools Supt. Austin Beutner said Monday.

Apr 07, 2020

It is expected to be the biggest laptop distribution effort by a school district in the county. Several other school districts have already distributed Chromebooks either at school sites or by mail.

Apr 07, 2020

The Los Angeles Unified School District announced on Friday, April 3, that more than $1.6 million was donated to its LA Students Most In Need charity during a television fundraiser.

Apr 07, 2020

Dual immersion programs aim for biliteracy by immersing students in both languages as they’re taught multiple subjects. Proponents say Pasadena Unified’s offering of Armenian is the first for that language in the United States.

Apr 07, 2020

Rick Schmitt has officially announced his retirement as superintendent of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District, ending four years at its helm and a 40-year career as an educator in the state.

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