Back To School

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Style Expert Anya Sarre Discusses The Latest Back-To-School Necessities

Style expert Anya Sarre visited KCAL9 to show viewers the latest back-to-school necessities for kids of all ages.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2013

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Best Children’s Books For Back To School

Whether your child is off to their very first day of preschool, kindergarten, or off to middle school, our sister company, Simon & Schuster has a book that’s perfect to beat those first-day jitters.

08/05/2013

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College Cohabitation: How to Deal with Roommate Issues

Living with roommates can be hard. If you start the relationship with the proper information and tools, it can lead to happy cohabitation.

07/22/2013

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Can Your Social Media Image Affect Your Chances of Getting Into College?

How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student’s admission to the college of their choice?

07/22/2013

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Ask a Chef: Best Back To School Lunch Recipes

Even highly trained chefs deal with kid critics when it comes to lunch box offerings. The Executive Chef of Shaw’s Crab House in Chicago says use fresh ingredients and a little risk and you get fewer orders of pb&j this school year.

07/15/2013

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DIY School Supplies Just In Time For Back To School

Jazzing up school supplies is a fun project for you and your kids before the school year starts. Stir up their artistic natures and create some one-of-a-kind gear together!

07/15/2013

A report from the Center for Health, Environment & Justice says many back-to-school supplies are potentially toxic to kids. (credit: CHJ.org)

Group Warns That Some Back-To-School Supplies Might Be Toxic

The Center of Health, Environment & Justice is out with a report Sunday suggesting that many back-to-school supplies might contain toxic chemicals.

08/26/2012

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Resource Fair For Families Of Kids With Special Needs Taking Place In South LA

Areva Martin, an attorney and the founder of the Special Needs Network, appeared on KCAL9 News to talk about this year’s annual Back-To-School Health and Resource Fair.

08/26/2012

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Best Educational Supply Stores In Los Angeles

If your children aren’t back in school yet they will be soon and no doubt will be in need of supplies. The good news is that in addition to the big box stores there are lots of educational supply stores scattered throughout the City of Angels.

CBS Los Angeles–08/21/2012

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Hottest New Items For Back To School

Back-to-school expert and PayPal shopping specialist Claudia Lombana stopped by KCAL9 Monday to show viewers some of the hottest back to school items.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/13/2012

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Hot Back-To-School Gadgets With Tech Expert Jim Barry

Jim Barry visited the KCAL9 studios Thursday to show viewers what they need for a successful school year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/09/2012

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Talking To Your Kids About Bullying

Being the victim of a relentless bully can be a distraction and even a danger to kids. As a parent, it is important to recognize the signs of bullying, know how to talk to your children about bullies and establish an appropriate reaction to a bully situation.

08/01/2012

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College Student Prep: Must-Have Items For Every Dorm Room

The bags are packed and the move-in date is coming up fast. Now all that’s left before moving into the dorms and starting a new life at college is dorm-room shopping. Here are some essential items to put on that shopping list.

08/01/2012

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Parent’s Prep: New Technology In Schools; What Parents Need To Know

Children who come with the ability to interact with computer screens and basic keyboard knowledge find it much easier to learn in today’s classrooms.

08/01/2012

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