Education

Nan Austin

Keeping college-goers going takes some work

Our local university will welcome many of its freshmen Wednesday with move-in day at the dorms. California State University, Stanislaus, has a week of activities planned to help the new kids on the block get to know campus geography and services.

Education

Parents allege Modesto student attacked by teacher

Parents of a Marshall Elementary School student allege that their child was attacked by a Modesto City Schools teacher. The family, along with an attorney and the head of the Stanislaus County NAACP, talked about the case. (Joan Barnett Lee/jlee@modbee.com)

Education

Bonus for bookworms: Tuolumne School rewards summer readers

A summer reading challenge at Tuolumne Elementary drew families back to school once a week to check out kid books, cookbooks and young reader series. At the first Friday rally of the new school year, avid readers were rewarded with raffled scooters and a little star power from the Turlock teen who donated them. (Nan Austin/naustin@modbee.com)

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Stan State students unpack, meet the president

Move in day at the dorms brings families and volunteers to tote boxes, bags and bedding to the California State University, Stanislaus campus. President Ellen Junn was on hand to greet students. (Nan Austin/naustin@modbee.com)
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Stan State students unpack, meet the president 1:15

Stan State students unpack, meet the president

Educating each other: Business, schools come together 1:25

Educating each other: Business, schools come together

Parents allege Modesto student attacked by teacher 1:40

Parents allege Modesto student attacked by teacher

Denair teachers get time with the experts 0:42

Denair teachers get time with the experts