A quick check of the calendar reveals today is the first day of spring. It’s also International Day of Happiness, as well as a Friday – is that redundant? – and we’ve got a quick recap of the week’s local education news. Click through for links to recent articles about OC schools.
On a warm Monday morning, a Feed the Children truck rolled into the Orange County Department of Education’s main campus and workers began unloading 22 pallets with boxes full of donated supplies for students experiencing homelessness. In total, over 1,900 items were dropped off, including backpacks filled with school supplies, non-perishable food, hygiene essentials and children’s books. [...]
Did you know OCDE is on Facebook? We're guessing probably not. The fact is we’re pretty new to social media, and we could use a few “likes” if you feel like heading over to our official Facebook page. [...]
It’s Friday the 13th, and lucky for you we’ve got another batch of Orange County education stories you may have missed. Click through for links to recent articles about OC schools.
The California Board of Education has voted unanimously to suspend the Academic Performance Index for the 2014-15 school year as the state works to develop a more comprehensive accountability system based on multiple measures. State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced the move on Wednesday. [...]
It's Friday, March 6, and we've got a weekly roundup of Orange County-related education stories you may have missed. Click through for links to recent articles about OC schools.