Posts Tagged as "education"

Free interactive learning toolkits for kids and teens available now from census

May 12, 2020 / By
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Parents facing an ongoing dilemma for keeping kids engaged and learning at home should check out some new free educational resources being offered by the census.This

Adjusting to distance learning doesn’t stop teachers from connecting with students

April 27, 2020 / By
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The days may start a few hours later than normal, but for teachers in the Bakersfield City School District work continues without recess.No

Kern High School District approves policies that protect immigrant students and families

October 3, 2018 / By
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Compelled by state law passed last year, Kern High School District board members voted Monday to enact a slew of policies that bolster protections to immigrant students and their families.

Q&A: CRLA attorney Rebecca Buckley-Stein discusses school climate

September 18, 2018 / By
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Rebecca Buckley-Stein is an attorney with California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc. (CRLA), which offers free legal services to low income or no income rural communities in California.

How to Succeed in Community College with Veronica Morley on In the 661: Youth Voices for Kern

July 9, 2018 / By
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In the 661’s Veronica Morley shares tips how to succeed and move quickly through community college.

Mental Illness is not a Choice

June 26, 2018 / By and
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Ja’Nell Gore, Youth Perspective

Too often social media gives a misconception of what depression looks like and sometimes even romanticizes it.

I’m Asian but I’m not Your Model Minority

June 26, 2018 / By and
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Nikolas Lopez, Youth Perspective

The Asian model minority myth is a very misleading title. It’s a plays on the stereotype that Asians are super smart, have a strong a work ethic and are good at math.

What it Means to be a Black Girl

June 26, 2018 / By and
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Ja’Nell Gore, Youth Perspective

 

It means dealing with ignorance every day till it seems as if you hear nothing else from people.

KHSD Board approves Plan 3 to move forward in Redistricting process

May 25, 2018 / By and
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Dean Welliver, News Report

On Monday evening the Kern High School District Board of Trustees unanimously voted to present the Plan 3 trustee area redistricting map to the Kern County Committee on School District Organization this Thursday May 24.

At Kern County schools, is LGBTQ history ignored?

April 23, 2018 / By and
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BY: Andrew Alvarez

LGBTQ history is brushed off, often regarded as an off-limit topic that’s impolite to broach.