Asthma, dental decay and diabetes are some of the most common health conditions students bring with them into the classroom – and cause students to miss school. Schools are forming partnerships for student health in a variety of ways, including school-based health centers that provide low-cost medical, dental and counseling services to students.
With a continuing surge in revenue, the governor would expand community schools and create a $500 college savings account for every low-income first grader.
CSU and UC will wait for full FDA approval before requiring Covid-19 vaccinations, but it's unclear if that will happen by the fall terms.
The state bought 5 million test kits, which can produce results in 15 minutes, and will provide them at no charge and teach how to use them.
Gun control alone isn't enough. Social and emotional programs are needed to help address the root causes of violence.
A Senate bill that's gaining traction could lead to free school meals for all California K-12 students starting 2022-23.
Children may soon be eligible for Covid-19 vaccinations, potentially helping California schools to fully reopen for in-person instruction.
About 40% of PE teachers in California said their instructional time has been cut back, a recent report says.
Ongoing spate of hate crimes aimed against Asians leaves college student fearful for her safety and constantly worried about parents, grandparents.
Without school nurses, it will be teachers and other school staff who will decide if a sniffle is a symptom of Covid-19 or just hay fever.
Teachers in large California districts have been waiting for the Covid-19 vaccine as school staff from smaller districts were vaccinated.
Online platform can help teachers spot and respond to students who are struggling.
How do you meet new people and find romance during a global pandemic? California college students are finding ways.
State and federal health officials say prioritizing teachers and school staff will allow schools to reopen sooner for in-person instruction.
Keeping students active is crucial for their mental and physical health — especially now, teachers say.
Once you realize that there is more to life than escaping your problems, the light at the end of the tunnel becomes a lot closer to reach.