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Arcadia Unified Adds Common Core Days Next Year

Arcadia Unified School District is pleased to announce that seven Common Core Days have been added to the 2014-2015 school year. These days will be early release days for students, and allow teachers and staff additional time to come together for district-wide professional development...

FCC Votes to Expand Internet Access for Schools and Libraries

FCC Votes to Expand Internet Access for Schools and Libraries State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson applauded a ruling by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Friday that marks a major step toward preparing students...

University Club Donates Historic Books to Pasadena Museum of History

-Photo by Fernando Lara The University Club of Pasadena (founded 1922) recently donated a selection of thirty-six historic books from its "member's library" to the Research Library and Archives of Pasadena Museum of History. James Harwood, president of the University Club, said, "We are pleased...

Student Access to Quality Computer Science Education Prevails

-Courtesy photo Assemblyman Hagman's Bill to Expand Computer Science Education Unanimously Passes the Senate Education Committee Assemblyman Curt Hagman's (R-Chino Hills) computer science education bill, Assembly Bill 1539, was unanimously passed by the Senate Education Committee, with a vote of 5-0. AB 1539 would encourage the...

AFT Convention in Los Angeles – July 11-14

Fighting Back, Fighting Forward on Top Domestic Issues The American Federation of Teachers' mid-July convention in Los Angeles will focus on fighting back and fighting forward on key domestic issues to reclaim the promise of America, including the Common Core State Standards, due process...

Altadena Sheriff’s Station Crime Scene Investigator’s Camp for Teens – August 4 -8

Did you ever want to know what it is like to solve a crime as a real crime scene investigator (CSI)? Well, now young people with an interest in crime scene investigations are invited to learn about the field from deputies this summer as...

South El Monte High Holds First Pledge to Graduate Ceremony

by Anne Donofrio-Holter South El Monte High School hosted two ceremonies on graduation day - one, for its senior class and the other, a "Pledge to Graduate" ceremony for fourth graders from Portrero Elementary, New Temple Elementary and Monte Vista Elementary Schools. Spearheaded by...

Coalition For Humane Immigrant Rights Of Los Angeles The California Table

The California Table, a network of 52 pro immigration reform organizations throughout the Golden State, unilaterally condemned actions by anti-immigrant zealots in Murrieta this week when immigrant children and families bused by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) tried to reach the local detention center...

Monrovia Thespians work with Professionals on Local Production

Pictured are the principals from the Taylor Performing Arts Center's production of the Wiz of Oz reacting to seeing the Wizard for the first time, in a recent rehearsal. From the left are Taylor Wesselman, the pleased Tin Man, Francesca Sola, a surprised...

Plaza West Covina Throws a Back-to-School Bash Featuring Radio Disney Los Angeles and Doc Mcstuffins Toy Check-Up Clinic

WHAT: Plaza West Covina hosts a back-to-school party in July with special guest, Radio Disney Los Angeles' Road Crew who will be playing the hottest music and entertaining kids with games and prizes. Also, Radio Disney will be opening The Doc McStuffins Toy...
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