Education

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$18 Million In Scholarships Are Awarded For Robotics In California’s Schools

Carson’s California Academy of Mathematics and Science’s Nerd Herd learn about robotics and gain educational benefits along with financial assistance for college.

05/12/2015

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Minority Students Succeed With Help Of Mentors As Classroom Teachers

100 Black Men is a structured program which brings about a trusting relationship between organization members and youth in the community.

05/12/2015

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English Language Learners Gain Confidence From California Teacher

For hundreds of young people pouring into California from all over the world, English being their second language is their biggest obstacle.

04/28/2015

California Attorney General Kamala Harris points to a map as she speaks during a news conference on October 10, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Harris announced the filing of a lawsuit against the for-profit Corinthian Colleges and its subsidiaries for alleged false advertising, securities fraud, intentional misrepresentations to students and the unlawful use of military insignias in advertisements. Santa Ana, California-based Corinthian Colleges operates 111 total campuses in North America with 24 Heald, Everest and WyoTech colleges in California that have an estimated 27,000 students.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Corinthian Colleges To Shut Down Last 28 Campuses, Including 12 In Southland

Corinthian Colleges will shut down all of its remaining 28 ground campuses, displacing about 16,000 students.

04/26/2015

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LAUSD Reaches Tentative Deal With Teachers

The Los Angeles Unified School District has reached a tentative contract deal with its teachers.

04/18/2015

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School Districts, Parents At Odds Over Breakfast In Class

The number of breakfasts served in the nation’s schools has doubled in the last two decades, a surge driven largely by a change in how districts deliver the food.

04/18/2015

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White House-Backed Technology Aids Geomapping In California’s Public Schools

A geospatial technology is now available in California schools that has the power to enrich knowledge of others by examining every aspect of their world.

04/08/2015

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Medical Programs In Public Schools Diversify Future Doctors In California

Kaiser Permanente is helping kids pursue medical careers with the Hippocrates Circle, a program offered in conjunction with the school districts and geared towards middle school students from minority populations.

04/08/2015

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Nutritional Education Program Lowers Obesity Rates In Public Schools

Nutrition, victim of poverty, affects not only children’s health but also, their ability to learn and excel in school. Common Threads, a nutritional education initiative, is changing that.

04/08/2015

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San Dimas Golf Charity Teaches Local School District California History

An educational charity makes a day on the golf course equal to a life changing history lesson for San Dimas, California students.

04/08/2015

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LA To Double Compliance Checks In Anti-Teen Smoking Crackdown

City officials rolled out a new initiative Monday aimed at preventing kids from smoking through education efforts geared at parents and retailers.

04/06/2015

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Sunshine Creates Business Opportunities In L.A.

Photovoltaic energy is a winner for California power customers, business owners, and the contractors who install them.

04/06/2015

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L.A. Unified School District Names The Administrator Of The Year

The Beaudry Building in Downtown Los Angeles stands as a testimonial to the monumental administration for the second largest school district in America. Within it’s walls dwells a beehive of activity.

04/06/2015

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Physical Therapist Is A Champion For His L.A. Patients

This state-of-the-art therapy center offers services for the entire family. Now operating a spacious office in Van Nuys, Victor Santos Physical Therapy offers treatment custom tailored to the special needs of his patients, ranging from teens, athletes and seniors.

04/06/2015

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California Theater Program Translates To Professional Success

By enhancing their theater program beyond an extra-curricular activity, students at Burlingame High School in the Bay Area are acquiring life skills in the drama department and utilizing them in their other classes.

04/02/2015

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