American Medical Response paramedics and local firefighters spent all day Friday at Turlock Junior High School teaching 1,400 seventh and eighth graders Compression-Only CPR Training during physical education classes. Students not only learned the three C's of CPR: Checking responsiveness, Calling 9-1-1 and Compressions, but they were also told how important it is to perform CPR as soon as someone stops breathing since chances of survival go down 10 percent every minute that passes.
Following Yosemite Community Colleges District Chancellor Joan Smith's retirement announcement in February, the District has narrowed down its search for her replacement to three candidates.
Increased enrollment at Denair Unified School District resulted in much-need salary restoration Thursday when Board of Trustees unanimously approved a 2.37 percent bonus for all teachers who were employed during the last academic year.
Teachers throughout Turlock kicked off Thursday not by being in their classrooms, but off-site as they walked to campus together equipped with signs showing their support of Proposition 55 and bond measures N & O.
For the 71 students attending Joel Hidahl Elementary School with asthma, an internet website and smart phone app could mean the difference in breathing well or not at all.
The growing interest among high school students to master more than one language has not just been seen locally, but throughout California as the success of the State Seal of Biliteracy earned the California Department of Education an award in Washington, D.C. last week.
California Attorney General and United States Senate candidate Kamala D. Harris got a firsthand look at the facility that will house Modesto Junior College's new Respiratory Baccalaureate Program as she visited the college campus Thursday.
To help in their endeavor to spread kindness at Walnut Elementary Education Center, students in Erin Moreno's sixth grade class received a firsthand lesson Friday from someone who is trying to make the entire city of Turlock a kinder place-Mayor Gary Soiseth.
A new partnership amongst community partners throughout Stanislaus County will promote a college-going culture for low-income students, giving them the opportunity to achieve their college and career goals.
With a little over 40 days until the upcoming election, Turlock Unified School District is busy educating stakeholders on two general obligation bond measures that will provide necessary funds to address various educational and facility needs.
A historic partnership is underscoring the importance of student voter registration and education across California. The new collaboration between the California Secretary of State's Office, the California State University system and the California State Student Association encourages all 23 campuses and eight off-campus centers that constitute the CSU system to participate in The California Students Vote Project.
Stanislaus State senior Ciera Demi Soliz has overcome many financial hurdles in her life and as a recipient of this year's California State University Trustees' Award for Outstanding Achievement, she is definitely showing no signs of slowing down.
The Turlock Unified School District Board of Trustees received an update Tuesday regarding the new Child Nutrition Education Center, which staff hopes will be ready in time to open its doors before the next school year.
Local schools looking to cultivate their own garden - but don't know quite where to start - are invited to receive the financial and curriculum assistance they need by applying for Tractor Supply Company's school garden program "Dig It" through Oct. 15.
Cunningham Elementary School is going above and beyond to create a safe and welcoming environment for students and their families with catchy videos that promote the campus' bullying prevention efforts and daily attendance.
The Turlock Unified School District Board of Trustees unanimously voted to approve a salary increase and higher uniform benefit cap for a number of positions ...
The three candidates vying for the District 3 seat on the Yosemite Community College District's Board of Trustees discussed a number of issues, including ...
The University of California, Merced, broke ground Friday on the largest expansion project in campus history.
Denair Unified School District teachers are saying that a modest one-time payment approved by the Board of Trustees last week is just not enough to ...
Posters at Stanislaus State have raised concerns on and off campus as they accuse a student of leading an extremist hate group that is responsible ...
Modesto Junior College Workforce Development has scheduled a Pharmacy Technician Training Program information meeting at 6 p.m. Oct. 25 in John Muir Hall, room ...
With the help of two grants totaling $7.2 million, Stanislaus State is hoping to increase the number of students in science, technology, engineering and ...
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