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Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)

Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)
A collection of news and information related to Teaching and Learning published by Tribune Company sources.
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Top Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE) Articles

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  • Mailbag: Stop punishing and use the scandal to teach

    As a public school teacher for 30 years, I have been interested in the recent Corona del Mar High cheating scandal. Some letters have taken the stance that the students expelled from CdM should not be allowed to attend Newport Harbor High. (Full...
  • FBI aids high school cheating investigation

    Newport Beach police detectives have enlisted the help of an FBI lab in their ongoing investigation into the Corona del Mar High School cheating scandal. Police asked the federal agents for assistance in investigating the private tutor who allegedly...
  • Excerpts from administrator's email

    Editor's Note: The following are excerpts from a recent email Jane Garland, the Newport-Mesa Unified School District director of outreach and advocacy programs, sent to the school board and high-ranking district officials about the Corona del Mar High...
  • District official says cheating scandal mishandled

    District official says cheating scandal mishandled
    In an internal email that quickly went public, a top Newport-Mesa Unified School District official accused school and district administrators of mishandling the cheating scandal at Corona del Mar High. Jane Garland, who is in charge of discipline for...
  • Andersen security? Trustees still on the fence

    After listening to reports from several local agencies urging Newport-Mesa Unified School District trustees to approve fencing at Andersen Elementary School, the board directed staff to continue drafting plans for the project. However, trustees did...
  • Newport-Mesa administrator resigns in protest

    Newport-Mesa administrator resigns in protest
    An administrator for the Newport-Mesa Unified School District resigned Wednesday after alleging the school district badly mishandled a computer-hacking scandal that resulted in the expulsion of 11 students. Jane Garland, who was deeply involved in the...
  • Coast district reviews draft reports

    The Coast Community College District board is continuing to take steps to maintain the accreditation of its three colleges. Trustees on Wednesday reviewed accreditation-related reports drafted by administrators at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa,...
  • Mailbag: Harbor should not have to accept CdM cheaters

    I read of the Newport-Mesa Unified School District trustees' decision in Thursday morning's Daily Pilot ["11 expelled in CdM cheating episode," Jan. 30]. Of course I support this decision. These students had zero conscience and were out to beat the...
  • Opinion split on students' expulsion

    Students and parents gave the school board mixed marks Wednesday after it decided to remove 11 students from Corona del Mar High School for allegedly hacking into the school computer system and enhancing their grades. Some said the kids should be...
  • Newport teacher held on animal cruelty charges

    Newport teacher held on animal cruelty charges
    A Newport Beach grade school teacher who bred snakes as a hobby was arrested Wednesday on animal cruelty charges after authorities discovered more than 400 ball pythons — some alive, many dead — scattered throughout his cluttered home....
  • 11 expelled in CdM cheating episode

    11 expelled in CdM cheating episode
    In the aftermath of the cheating scheme involving students at Corona del Mar High School, 11 were expelled from the school and the private tutor accused of assisting them remains at-large. As the clock ticked past five hours of closed-session...
  • Trustees vote to expel CdM students from school

    Trustees vote to expel CdM students from school
    After more than five hours of deliberation, Newport-Mesa Unified District trustees voted to remove from Corona del Mar High School the 11 students accused of participating in a detailed cheating scheme. Around 12:30 a.m., trustees emerged from their...