Education

Ryan Kyote, a 10 year old in Napa, was named as one of TIME magazine's heroes of 2019 for helping pay off classmates' lunch debts.
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Carrie Hodousek
January 09, 2020 - 2:20 pm
The simple gesture of buying pizza in the lunchroom for his classmate put 10-year-old Ryan Kyote of Napa on track to force schools throughout California to change the way poorer children get lunch.
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Students from Dublin High School were among the large crowd that attended a vigil on Dec. 28, 2019 for three teens killed in a car crash on Christmas Day.
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December 30, 2019 - 11:41 am
A candlelight ceremony was held at Dublin High School on Sunday night to remember 16-year-olds Javier Ramirez and twins Mark and Michael Urista who died Christmas evening in a car crash.
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FILE - This undated file photo provided by Matthew Westmoreland shows Riley Howell. The North Carolina college student hailed by police as a hero for preventing more injuries and deaths after a gunman opened fire in a classroom in April 2019 has been immortalized as a Jedi by the production company for the Star Wars franchise. (Matthew Westmoreland via AP, File)
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December 25, 2019 - 8:57 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina college student hailed by police as a hero for preventing more injuries and deaths after a gunman opened fire in a classroom has now been immortalized as a Jedi by the production company for the Star Wars franchise. News outlets report the family of Riley...
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Students at Joaquin Moraga Intermediate School make sandwiches for homeless people through teacher Brett Lorie's 10,000 Lunches nonprofit.
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Carrie Hodousek
December 21, 2019 - 10:07 am
An East Bay teacher has set an ambitious goal for his students to make 10,000 lunches for the homeless each year.
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Juul products are displayed at Smoke and Gift Shop on October 17, 2019 in San Francisco.
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Doug Sovern
December 18, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Five school districts from the Bay Area have sued Juul Labs in federal court, accusing the e-cigarette maker of targeting their students.
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Navy midshipmen celebrate a Navy touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, in Philadelphia. Navy won 31-7. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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December 16, 2019 - 3:28 pm
When is OK not okay? Some West Point cadets and U.S. Naval Academy midshipmen flashed what looked like a sideways OK finger gesture during a live television broadcast over the weekend at the Army-Navy football game. Now military officials are probing their intentions. Was it an affirmation? An...
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Pac-12 mascots deliver checks to San Jose schools
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Jennifer Hodges
December 05, 2019 - 1:56 pm
A total of 12 teachers at nine schools received a visit by mascots from the Pac-12 universities, who handed them a check for purchasing school supplies.
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FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2017 file photo, students walk on the University of California, Berkeley campus in Berkeley, Calif. Top leaders at the University of California say they support dropping the SAT and ACT exams from admission requirement. UC Berkeley Chancellor Christ, along with the UC system's chief academic officer, said Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, that research has convinced them that performance on the tests is so strongly influenced by family income, parents' education and race, that using them for admissions decision is unfair. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
AP News
November 23, 2019 - 1:07 pm
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Top leaders at the University of California say they support dropping the SAT and ACT exams from admission requirement. UC Berkeley Chancellor Carol T. Christ, along with the UC system’s chief academic officer, Provost Michael Brown, said Friday that research has convinced...
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Students say the Pledge of Allegiance as thousands gather at a candlelight vigil for several students killed in the Saugus High School shooting in Central Park, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Santa Clarita, Calif. Detectives were searching for a motive for the killings carried out by Nathaniel Tennosuke Berhow on Thursday, his 16th birthday. (Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times via AP)
AP News
November 17, 2019 - 11:40 pm
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Thousands of people held a candlelight vigil to remember two students shot and killed by a classmate at his Southern California high school as investigators try to determine what prompted the deadly attack that left three other teens wounded. The brother of one of the...
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Keith Menconi
November 13, 2019 - 3:33 pm
San Jose State University students in need of housing will now be able to stay in an Airbnb for free through a new pilot program.
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