CSUB is getting ready to kick off its golden anniversary with a celebration Oct. 1, which will be a chance to commemorate the very first day of classes in 1970. A virtual celebration marking that day will feature guest speakers and musicians including Richard Branson, the founder of the Virg…

CSUB has made the cut for the annual U.S. News and World Report 2021 Best Colleges report, which ranks 1,452 higher education institutions that offer bachelor's degrees.

Every year, high school students and their parents expect to meet representatives of 100 colleges and universities at Kern County College Night. But this year's event scheduled for Monday, Sept. 14 will move online and look a lot different because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Neither kindergarten nor transitional kindergarten is a requirement in California, and many parents in Kern County this year have opted out. But educators and parents who have opted into distance learning for the youngest students say that so far they’re surprisingly optimistic about how the…

Every year, Mira Monte High School Principal William Sandoval mentally prepares himself for things to go wrong when school starts, but this year worried him more than usual. The first big bump in the road came Monday morning with the worldwide Zoom outage that brought the first hour of dista…

For the past several months, the Kern County Superintendent of Schools has led a team of educators from 17 Kern County school districts and partners from Fresno, Kings and San Luis Obispo County Offices of Education to develop standards-based distance learning curriculum in English language …

Bakersfield College will honor the life of Congressman John Lewis and his legacy of “good trouble" at 6 p.m. Wednesday, livestreaming from Danny Morrison Media’s Facebook Page.

The American Civil Liberties Union Foundations of Southern and Northern California sent a letter to the Greenfield Union School District Wednesday, expressing concerns and alleging “the district has created a hostile environment for Black students and staff in its schools by subjecting them …

The Kern County Superintendent of Schools’ McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Program announced Monday it's ramping up support to Kern County schools to identify and connect schools with families struggling with housing, especially as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a news release.