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Monrovia Unified Honors Local Family with Dedication of High School Weight Room

For their longtime support of the district and Monrovia High School (MHS) athletics, Fred and Diane Bowden were honored during an Oct. 27 dedication ceremony that named MHS’s weight room the “Fred and Diane Bowden Weight Room.” Fred, who passed...

Teachers Unions Vehemently Oppose Schools Opening Too Soon

Many unanswered questions, lack of details as some districts rush to return By Terry Miller As school districts across California attempt to physically return to classrooms, a “woeful lack of planning for COVID-19 testing, tracing and prevention is putting educators, students and our communities at serious risk of...

High School Student Teaches Card Tricks to Help Others Cope with Pandemic

Spencer and his 'magic' cards. | Photo courtesy of Spencer Cheung By May S. Ruiz We’re in lockdown – until the foreseeable future. For the past seven months we’ve been indoors either remote learning, teleconferencing, or...

October College Search Guide

Rice University. - Courtesy photo The Road to College By May S. Ruiz The road to college involves four years of complicated planning and complex scheduling. High school students are extremely busy –...

L.A. County Will Open School Waiver Program for Grades TK-2

After a motion was approved by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) will plan to open the school waiver program for in person instruction for grades TK-2. The program will begin accepting applications...

Opportunities for Latino Students to Connect with Schools at Virtual Latino College Expo

National College Resources Foundation will host its 7th annual Latino College Expo live virtually on Sept. 25th, 2020 from 1-4 p.m. PST on Hopin. The Latino College Expo gives students the opportunity to gain access to colleges, highlighting Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), and other educational programs. It...

Arcadia High School Sophomore Advances in Competition

Weber setting up his file folder for his animation videos. - Photo by Nancy Lin By May S. Ruiz Fifteen-year-old Weber Lin was an Arcadia High School freshman when schools closed their campus in March and...

Grand Re-Opening of Monrovia High School Weight Room

New signs in the weight room. - Courtesy photo / Superior Signs and Graphics on Facebook Monrovia Unified School District celebrated the grand re-opening of the Monrovia High School (MHS) Weight Room with an Open House on...

L.A. County Teachers Can Apply for a Class Project Grant from California Credit Union

California Credit Union is inviting all Los Angeles County teachers who have an innovative class project idea to apply for a credit union grant through its bi-annual Teacher Grant Program. The California Credit Union grant program is available to full-time teachers in Los Angeles County who are looking to...

September College Search Guide

Stanford University. - Courtesy photo The Road to College By May S. Ruiz It’s hard to believe that Labor Day is upon us, marking the end of summer. With the pandemic and...
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