Education

Too Cool for Comfort Part I: Transfer numbers at Cal’s community colleges have been minuscule for decades

Editor’s note: This is the first in a two-part Op Ed series. This is the time of year when parents of high school sophomore or junior students contemplating college begin t ...

Roseville fifth graders reach a helping hand to Nepal

Nepal may be half a world away from South Placer County, but the pain, shock and uncertainty that its people are living through is something a group of local fifth grade students w ...

Eureka Union gets $23K in mobile devices for Roseville, Granite Bay students

Eureka Union School District accepted a donation of $23,825 on April 14 from its nonprofit support group, the Eureka Schools Foundation, to add to its growing inventory of mobile d ...

Young authors make marks at Friends of the Granite Bay Library reception

There was nothing but smiles from these scholars on a night that was dedicated to the young writers who were singled out by Oakhills and Greenhills teachers for their achievements. ...

Six families sue Rocklin Unified for special-ed child abuse

The families of six special education students at Breen Elementary School filed a joint lawsuit last week against Rocklin Unified School District, special education teacher Sherry ...

Roseville schools brace for drought impacts

Gov. Jerry Brown announced April 1 that California’s first-ever statewide water restrictions would be coming down the pike this summer, and Roseville area schools are bracing ...

Roseville High students show off skills at ‘Guitar Day’

Roseville High School's guitar students recently took to the stage of the school's JB Gale Theater for their annual midterm spring concerts. The musicians covered songs fro ...

Math Masters solves school problems for area families

More than the grade counts when it comes to learning: Math Masters is a South Placer business that says its striving to provide a holistic approach to math students of all levels. ...

Roseville teacher to be key speaker at TEDx

In the age of streaming video, live feeds and inter-connected notions, TED talks have become special events designed to bring people closer to the world of emerging ideas. And now ...