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The Job Picture For LA’s Radiologic Technologists Looks Healthy

Kaiser Permanente’s Richard Kilgore says the need for qualified radiologic technologists with computer knowledge is growing in Los Angeles.

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A Need For Adept Chemistry Teachers Is Expanding In LA

Loyola Marymount University’s Dr. Nicole Bouvier-Brown explains why proficient chemistry teachers are in crucial demand in Los Angeles.

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Court Interpreter Jobs Translate Into Career Options For LA Linguists

California State University’s Piers Armstrong says schools are now preparing aspiring court interpreters for top-paying jobs in Los Angeles.

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5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help With

Seasoned instructors share the essentials for your child’s transition back to the classroom.

07/21/2014

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Midwifery Profession Expected To Deliver More Jobs In Los Angeles

As employment opportunities for midwives swell in LA, those in the profession seek to change the way childbirth is managed.

07/18/2014

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LA’s New Transit System Provides Jobs, Stimulates Economy

As Los Angeles’ commuter rail service and new subway system continue to expand, job opportunities are projected to skyrocket.

07/18/2014

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Emergency Management Experts Will Always Be In Demand In LA

As LA remains prone to nearly every calamity known to man, lucrative job opportunities for emergency management professionals will continue to grow.

07/18/2014

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2 Special Ed Students Hurt After Teacher’s Aide Allegedly Threw Chairs In Classroom

A LAUSD special education teacher’s aide faced battery charges Monday for allegedly attacking students and staff at Van Nuys Elementary, prosecutors said.

06/23/2014

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Katy Perry To Support Education During US Tour

As Katy Perry returns stateside to kick off the North American leg of her Prismatic World Tour, she’s reflecting on the hard work that got her here and preparing to pay it forward.

06/12/2014

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5 Polytechnic High School Students Land $1K Payday After Getting Into MIT

Andrew Koh, Reymundo Cano, Kevin Escobar, GiMin Choi and William Lopez-Cordero recently received their acceptance letters to the elite school.

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USC, Occidental Under Investigation For Handling Of Sexual Abuse Complaints

USC and Occidental College were named among 55 colleges and universities currently under investigation, federal officials announced Thursday.

05/01/2014

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Calif. Bill Calls For Enhanced School Lessons On Significance Of Obama’s Presidency

A bill that passed the Assembly with unanimous bipartisan support Thursday encourages California schools to teach students about the racial significance of Barack Obama’s presidency.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/24/2014

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LA School Board Passes $25 Million Lawsuit Settlement

The Los Angeles Unified School District has agreed to settle a lawsuit over teacher layoffs by spending $25 million to hire more staff for dozens of struggling schools.

04/22/2014

Neel Kashkari, acting interim assistant secretary for financial stabilization at the Treasury Department, testifies before the House Domestic Policy Subcommittee during a hearing on Capitol Hill March 11, 2009 in Washington, DC. Kashkari answered questions about the TARP, or Troubled Asset Relief Program, and heard complaints from both Republicans and Democrats that few people know where exactly the money is being spent. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Calif. Gubernatorial GOP Candidate Kashkari Releases Education Policy Overview

Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari on Tuesday proposed scrapping California’s complex education code, sending state money directly to individual schools rather than their districts, and offering state-funded scholarships to certain college students in exchange for a share of their future earnings.

04/22/2014

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Archeologist Explains Why Job Opportunities In His Field Are Expected To Spike In Los Angeles

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is predicting a 19-percent spike in employment prospects for archaeologists over the next eight years.

04/14/2014

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