The Orange County Human Relations Commission is encouraging students to help create inspiring campaigns to curb hateful vibes and wrongful bias during the pandemic.
Seven local middle and high school student... Read More
In light of National Bullying Prevention month, OCDE today joins millions of people from across the country to celebrate Unity Day.
OCDE's Bullying Prevention Team are spreading a message of unity, even as ... Read More
As more campuses resume on-site instruction, OCDE has partnered with the OC Health Care Agency to hire a team of qualified nurses who will be on-call outside of regular business hours to assist schools with iso... Read More
An acronym that has been used by healthcare professionals for decades has recently become a common term for educators who are observing an uptick in student stress, anxiety and other extreme barriers to learnin... Read More
Since March, Project Hope Alliance has put Chromebooks and WiFi hotspots in the hands of about 850 schoolchildren who are homeless and engaged in distance learning. Many are living in local motels — a fact that... Read More
Staff members from OCDE’s ACCESS program, in partnership with Mariners Church, hosted a one-of-a-kind back to school night this week.
With social distancing and other safety measures in place, local families... Read More
OCDE and local school districts continue to track the latest developments related to COVID-19 while following guidance from the California Department of Public Health and the Orange County Health Care Agency.
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Welcome to the official groundbreaking for Mendez Tribute Memorial Park, brought to you by the City of Westminster and the Orange County Department of Education.
While this was originally intended to be an i... Read More
The case of Mendez v. Westminster broke new ground not just for Orange County, but for our entire nation.
Now, more than 70 years later, the Orange County Department of Education and the City of Westminster ... Read More
A student from Saddleback High School in the Santa Ana Unified School District has won an art contest sponsored by JFK Transportation, and soon her artwork will be displayed on a school bus.
Jazmin Suare... Read More