Posts Tagged as "education"

Kern organizations come together to apply for CERF grant

June 24, 2022 / By
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Organizations in Kern County are in the process of applying for the Community Economic Resilience Fund (CERF).

Kern County Superintendent of School holds press conference about $18 million workforce grant

June 9, 2022 / By
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The Kern County Superintendent of Schools held a press conference to discuss the $18 million Workforce grant they received.

Academic counselor talks about how COVID-19 affected students

June 9, 2022 / By
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At Almond Tree Middle School, Marisela Pruneda isn’t just the academic counselor, she also helps and supports students with social emotions; she said the one piece of advice she likes to give to students is that it’s never too late and it’s very important to utilize all of the resources available. 

Arvin’s BC campus is more than just a campus, it’s Arvin’s future

May 26, 2022 / By
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On Wednesday morning Arvin celebrated a groundbreaking ceremony for the extension of the Bakersfield College campus that will be built on 1001 Varsity Road across from Arvin High School.

Bakersfield College professor discusses mental health awareness

May 12, 2022 / By
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The month of May is to raise awareness about the importance of mental health and the impact it has on people’s well being.

Taft College receives five big donations for Taft College’s 100th birthday

April 21, 2022 / By
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Taft College celebrated its 100th birthday and received a total of $600,000 in donations from five large donors.

Delano artist finds passion for teaching through art

March 29, 2022 / By
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Editor’s Note: To celebrate Women’s History Month, Kern Sol News is highlighting notable woman leaders in Kern County who are working to create positive change in their community.

Jessica Grimes: An advocate for students and her community

February 25, 2022 / By
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Editor’s Note: To celebrate Black History Month, Kern Sol News is highlighting notable Black leaders in Kern County who are working to create positive change in their community.

CSU system announces caste being added to anti-discrimination policy

January 27, 2022 / By
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The Cal State University system has announced that they will be adding caste to their Interim CSU Policy Prohibiting Discrimination, Harassment, Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Exploitation, Dating Violence, Domestic Violence, Stalking, and Retaliation issued on January 1, 2022.

Parents voice concerns at KHSD community forum

June 25, 2021 / By
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The Kern High School District held its second community forum Tuesday which allowed numerous attendees to ask questions and voice their concerns or opinions about the district’s upcoming boundary changes.