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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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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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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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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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LAUSD’s Marching Band Performs For Disney While Motivating Students

The Los Angeles Unified School District has been putting together a marching band, featuring students from every high school in the city, for more than 40 years.

04/01/2015

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Orange County Youth Get Head Start In Fashion Industry

Fashion Camp, an after-school program offered to fashionistas in Orange County’s public schools, turns the industry’s top professionals into educators; encouraging many youngsters to follow their dreams in pursuing a career in fashion.

04/01/2015

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L.A. Is Hot, As The Summer Job Market Heats Up

Summer is when tourists come to town and spend vacation dollars at our local venues and attractions. L.A. has jobs to fill in all the service areas that deal with tourism, travel and entertainment.

03/30/2015

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Studios Production Model In L.A. Adapts To The Changing Times

As a giant in entertainment content, Warner Bros. maintains its growth by adjusting to changes in media and embracing new production options.

03/30/2015

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