Conservation leaders to finish master’s studies

OXFORD, Ohio – Having applied the tools of science, education and conservation to become leaders in global and local conversation communities, graduate students in the Global Field Program and Advanced Inquiry Program from Miami University’s Project Dragonfly finish their master’s studies. Linda Boogaard of Murrieta has been applying the tools of science, education and conservation to become […]

Water education grants available for teachers in Riverside County

RIVERSIDE – Western Municipal Water District announced a call for applications for the 2017-2018 Lois B. Krieger Water Project Grants for Educators. Eligible teachers in Riverside County can apply to receive up to $1,000 in classroom funding for water-related projects. “Each year, Western recognizes teachers in Riverside County and provides them with resources to make […]

Crystal Apple awards bestowed on three well-deserving teachers 

Crystal Apple awards bestowed on three well-deserving teachers 

Brenda Tullis Special to Valley News Students and teachers gathered at a local church Sunday, May 7, at an event directed by students to recognize and show appreciation for local teachers and to gift a sole teacher from each Temecula high school a student-honored teacher’s award. English teacher Gayle Trout of Chaparral High School, math […]

Temecula Valley Educators Association and Temecula Valley Unified School District honor local heroes, alumni who are giving back to the Temecula school district

Temecula Valley Educators Association and Temecula Valley Unified School District honor local heroes, alumni who are giving back to the Temecula school district

TEMECULA – Temecula Valley Educators Association initiated a project to collaborate with the Temecula Valley Unified School District in recognizing nearly 100 district graduates who have become teachers themselves in TVUSD. This special group of TVUSD alumni was honored before the TVUSD governing board meeting on Nov. 15 at the district conference center. Speaking at […]

Lake Elsinore Rotary honors three LEUSD teachers of the month

Lake Elsinore Rotary honors three LEUSD teachers of the month

LAKE ELSINORE – The Lake Elsinore Rotary Club honored three Lake Elsinore Unified School District teachers for their years of professionalism and leadership at the Teacher of the Month Program. November’s honorees include Carrie Garcia, Rachel Hall and Nina Schold. Carrie Garcia was recognized by Principal Laura Konecni, for her dedication to the Intervention program […]

Valley News announces America Essay Contest winners

Valley News announces America Essay Contest winners

Our Valley News staff would like to thank ALL of the encouraged students (and the teachers who encouraged them) who shared their patriotic thoughts and feelings in our essay contest! The winners for each grade range is as follows: Grades 2-3:  Kinzee Turner Grades 4-5:  Aly Swingley Grades 6-8:  Mary Handler Grades 9-12: Allyson Park Thanks […]

12th annual Crystal Apple winners honored

12th annual Crystal Apple winners honored

Brenda Tullis Special to the Valley News Nearly 400 people gathered at a local church Sunday, May 1, to recognize and applaud local teachers for their dedication and hard work and honored four recipients of a coveted student- bestowed award. At the 12th annual Crystal Apple Awards ceremony, 280 students from The Church of Jesus […]

The Rotary Club of Lake Elsinore honors March Teachers of the Month

The Rotary Club of Lake Elsinore honors March Teachers of the Month

LAKE ELSINORE – Four Lake Elsinore Unified School District teachers were recently honored at the Lake Elsinore Rotary Club’s March Teacher of the Month Program. The honorees are Veronica Deveres Kelly Hendley, Cat Moshos and Jeannine Dinger. Deveres, honored by Principal Gessie Watkins, teaches first grade at Machado Elementary School. Hendley of Terra Cotta Middle […]

Three Lake Elsinore teachers awarded ‘Crystal Apple’

Three Lake Elsinore teachers awarded ‘Crystal Apple’

Roy Southwick Writer LAKE ELSINORE – The Lake Elsinore California Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints presented the Crystal Apple Award to Daniel Templeton of Elsinore High School, Christopher Fossmo of Lakeside High School, and Kevin Quint of Temescal Canyon High School at its Stake Center Jan. 17. Nine teachers in […]