Posts Tagged as "education"

California launches CalKIDS: every child’s path to college savings

April 18, 2024 / By
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California has launched a program that aims to make the dream of getting a college education a reality for every child in the State. 

President Biden unveils ambitious plan to benefit over 30 million Americans

April 10, 2024 / By
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President Joe Biden announced his new plans to deliver student debt relief to over 30 million Americans when combined with previous actions under his administration.

California Volunteers: Join the movement to transform communities through service

April 4, 2024 / By
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California Volunteers, also known as California Service Corps, is currently looking for California residents interested in joining one of their many programs to help communities by taking climate action, tutoring and mentoring students to help them succeed, supporting regions impacted by disasters, working to end hunger, and connecting vulnerable people to vital resources and services. 

McFarland student advocates for more focus on creativity in English classes

February 20, 2024 / By
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By Dulce Valenzuela

In the U.S., there is a nationwide emphasis on STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) education.

High School teacher’s arrest calls for bigger discussion

January 30, 2024 / By
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The teacher at Arvin High School who was arrested during school hours on suspicion of sexual misconduct with a minor has pleaded not guilty. 

Sol on the Street: High school seniors’ thoughts before graduation

January 29, 2024 / By
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With their high school graduation quickly approaching, some seniors may be stressed or anxious about what’s in store for their future.

Triumph and Resilience in Delano

January 23, 2024 / By
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In the fields of Delano, where dreams sprout from the soil, the stories of Mayra Lara, Adrian Balsa, and Julissa Elizondo unfold as stories of resilience and determination.

Dolores Huerta Foundation challenges Kern County Board of Education over approval of charter school

November 29, 2023 / By
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Yesterday, the Dolores Huerta Foundation (DHF) announced that they will be taking legal action against the Kern County Board of Education (KCBE) and the Kern County Superintendent of Schools for their decision to approve the Central Academy of Arts and Technology (CAAT) charter school. 

Lamont partners with California Science Center Foundation to advance next-gen science education

November 17, 2023 / By
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The Lamont Elementary School District (LESD) was one of three school districts chosen to bring state-of-the-art, hands-on, interactive science lessons to their students with their new partnership with the California Science Center Foundation. 

Homeless and foster youth are suspended at disproportionate rates in California Schools

November 13, 2023 / By
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When children are disciplined in schools, a common outcome is being sent home on suspension; a recent study looks into how this affects homeless and foster youth.