Curriculum

Mark Marino, an associate professor at the USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences, takes a selfie with students. (credit: USC/YouTube)

USC Class Examines The Selfie As Cultural Artifact

The #SelfieClass, formerly called Writing 150: Writing and Critical Reasoning: Identity and Diversity, analyzes “gender, sexuality and race portrayed in social media,” school officials state in a press release.

05/04/2015

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Lawmakers Want High Schools To Teach ‘Yes Means Yes’ For Sex

Senate President Kevin de Leon and Assemblywoman Hanna-Beth Jackson announced legislation on Tuesday that would require school districts where health education is a high school graduate requirement to make sexual violence prevention a part of the curriculum.

03/03/2015

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Discussion Over ‘Common Core’ Gets Heated In Costa Mesa

A discussion over the controversial new curriculum, known as Common Core, got heated Monday night in Costa Mesa during a special meeting at the Orange County Board of Education.

10/21/2014

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LAUSD Proposes More Rigorous High School Requirements

The Los Angeles Unified School District board is debating a proposal Tuesday that would require all students to take advanced courses and earn at least a “C” in order to graduate.

05/08/2012

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LA Schools To Teach LGBT Curriculum In Anti-Bullying Effort

LAUSD students may soon be taught “age-appropriate” curriculum promoting positive images of homosexuals and their contributions to society.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/14/2011

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Online Program Helps Parents, Teachers Treat Children With Autism

The Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) is world-renowned for working with children with autism and making incredible strides. Now there program is available for everyone to use at home.

08/09/2011