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Los Angeles Daily News
USC dental school unveils biggest-ever mobile dental clinic in PasadenaDental students give free dental care to children at the Herman Ostrow School o
USC dental school unveils biggest-ever mobile dental clinic in Pasadena
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Dental students give free dental care to children at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC Mobile Dental Clinic at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Pasadena on Saturday The 48-foot clinic provides treatment to more than 100 underserved... Read more
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Business Wire
Teachers-Teachers and myEDmatch Combine to Deliver Best Fit for Teachers“The combination of myEDmatch and Teachers-Teachers is a game-changer for teach
Teachers-Teachers and myEDmatch Combine to Deliver Best Fit for Teachers
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
“The combination of myEDmatch and Teachers-Teachers is a game-changer for teacher recruitment,” said Jonathan Howard, senior director of talent at Democracy Prep Public Schools. “We’ve always believed in the concept of job matching, and by... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Los Angeles DA charges utility with crimes for gas leakAn Air Quality Management District air monitoring trailer stands on Porter Ranc
Los Angeles DA charges utility with crimes for gas leak
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
An Air Quality Management District air monitoring trailer stands on Porter Ranch Community School which is closing as students are moved to another facility in response to a massive natural-gas leak in the Porter Ranch neighborhood of the of the San... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Los Angeles DA charges utility with crimes for gas leakAn Air Quality Management District air monitoring trailer stands on Porter Ranc
Los Angeles DA charges utility with crimes for gas leak
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
An Air Quality Management District air monitoring trailer stands on Porter Ranch Community School which is closing as students are moved to another facility in response to a massive natural-gas leak in the Porter Ranch neighborhood of the of the San... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Hoaxers increasingly going online to threaten schoolsFILE - In this Dec. 15, 2015, file photo, police officers turn arriving parents
Hoaxers increasingly going online to threaten schools
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2015, file photo, police officers turn arriving parents and students away from a closed Edward Roybal High School in Los Angeles following an electronic threat that prompted the closure of the Los Angeles Unified School... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Hoaxers increasingly going online to threaten schoolsFILE - In this Dec. 15, 2015, file photo, police officers turn arriving parents
Hoaxers increasingly going online to threaten schools
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2015, file photo, police officers turn arriving parents and students away from a closed Edward Roybal High School in Los Angeles following an electronic threat that prompted the closure of the Los Angeles Unified School... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Helping animals by promoting meatless eatingOAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade
Helping animals by promoting meatless eating
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
OAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade, Kristie Middleton wants people to rethink what's on their plates. As senior food policy director for the Humane Society of the United States, Middleton works with... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Helping animals by promoting meatless eatingOAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade
Helping animals by promoting meatless eating
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 6 days ago
OAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade, Kristie Middleton wants people to rethink what's on their plates. As senior food policy director for the Humane Society of the United States, Middleton works with... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Helping animals by promoting meatless eatingOAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade
Helping animals by promoting meatless eating
Oakland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
OAKLAND -- A champion for animals who has taken on the circus and the fur trade, Kristie Middleton wants people to rethink what's on their plates. As senior food policy director for the Humane Society of the United States, Middleton works with... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
California schools rolling in dough, but 'scary' clouds appear on horizonVALLEJO -- Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning governmen
California schools rolling in dough, but 'scary' clouds appear on horizon
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
VALLEJO -- Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning government class with a question of the day that takes advantage of newly assigned iPads. "Today is the one year anniversary of the French magazine terrorist assassination," Brown... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
President Tweets to Teen With Perfect Calculus ScoreThe president of the United States personally invited a Los Angeles teenage whi
President Tweets to Teen With Perfect Calculus Score
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
The president of the United States personally invited a Los Angeles teenage whiz kid to the next White House Science Fair Sunday via Twitter. The 17-year-old brainiac, Cedrick Argueta, is a senior at Lincoln High School who earned a perfect score on... Read more
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The Daily Review
Schools rolling in dough, but 'scary' clouds appear on horizonVALLEJO -- Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning governmen
Schools rolling in dough, but 'scary' clouds appear on horizon
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
VALLEJO -- Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning government class with a question of the day that takes advantage of newly assigned iPads. "Today is the one year anniversary of the French magazine terrorist assassination," Brown... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
School funding increases in California don’t buffer from future uncertaintiesVALLEJO >> Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning governmen
School funding increases in California don’t buffer from future uncertainties
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
VALLEJO >> Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning government class with a question of the day that takes advantage of newly assigned iPads. “Today is the one year anniversary of the French magazine terrorist assassination,” Brown... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Schools rolling in dough, but 'scary' clouds appear on horizonVALLEJO -- Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning governmen
Schools rolling in dough, but 'scary' clouds appear on horizon
Inside Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
VALLEJO -- Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning government class with a question of the day that takes advantage of newly assigned iPads. "Today is the one year anniversary of the French magazine terrorist assassination," Brown... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Schools rolling in dough, but 'scary' clouds appear on horizonVALLEJO -- Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning governmen
Schools rolling in dough, but 'scary' clouds appear on horizon
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 8 days ago
VALLEJO -- Vallejo High School teacher Lewis Brown starts his morning government class with a question of the day that takes advantage of newly assigned iPads. "Today is the one year anniversary of the French magazine terrorist assassination," Brown... Read more
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Orange County Register
Kids trapped in failing schools can't afford anything less than expeditious reformYou’d think the news that L.A.’s wealthiest want to spend hundreds of millions
Kids trapped in failing schools can't afford anything less than expeditious reform
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
You’d think the news that L.A.’s wealthiest want to spend hundreds of millions of dollars to teach poor kids would be met with universal acclaim. But in the upside-down world of the Los Angeles Unified School District, billionaires are bad if they... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Immigrants' Son Is 1 Of 12 Students Worldwide To Ace AP Calculus ExamWhat's 12 divided by 302, 532? It comes out to .00003967 or .003967 percent. T
Immigrants' Son Is 1 Of 12 Students Worldwide To Ace AP Calculus Exam
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
What's 12 divided by 302, 532? It comes out to .00003967 or .003967 percent. That's the percentage of students in the entire world who took the test and earned a perfect score on the infamously difficult college-level Advanced Placement Calculus... Read more
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Rappler
Fil-Am kid gets perfect score in advanced calculus testPERFECT SCORE. Los Angeles student Cedrick Argueta in an interview with local s
Fil-Am kid gets perfect score in advanced calculus test
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
PERFECT SCORE. Los Angeles student Cedrick Argueta in an interview with local station KTLA5. Framegrab courtesy of KTLA5 MANILA, Philippines – Acing a standardized exam is rare. Perfecting a standardized calculus exam is even... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Del. Congressional Delegation Seeks Information About Recent School Bomb ThreatsIn a letter to FBI Director James Comey Wednesday, Congressman John Carney, and
Del. Congressional Delegation Seeks Information About Recent School Bomb Threats
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
In a letter to FBI Director James Comey Wednesday, Congressman John Carney, and Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons asked the Bureau for more information on the efforts to assist the state in investigating and addressing the threats against the... Read more
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The Daily Review
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter schoolFREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, d
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter school
The Daily Review / Posted 13 days ago
FREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, despite a history of financial problems and accusations of it being linked to a controversial Turkish cleric, which its leaders emphatically deny. In a bizarre twist, an... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter schoolFREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, d
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter school
Oakland Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
FREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, despite a history of financial problems and accusations of it being linked to a controversial Turkish cleric, which its leaders emphatically deny. In a bizarre twist, an... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter schoolFREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, d
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter school
The Fremont Argus / Posted 13 days ago
FREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, despite a history of financial problems and accusations of it being linked to a controversial Turkish cleric, which its leaders emphatically deny. In a bizarre twist, an... Read more
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The Mercury News
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter schoolFREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, d
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter school
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
FREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, despite a history of financial problems and accusations of it being linked to a controversial Turkish cleric, which its leaders emphatically deny. In a bizarre twist, an... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter schoolFREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, d
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter school
Inside Bay Area / Posted 14 days ago
FREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, despite a history of financial problems and accusations of it being linked to a controversial Turkish cleric, which its leaders emphatically deny. In a bizarre twist, an... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter schoolFREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, d
Turkey wants Fremont school board to reject charter school
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 14 days ago
FREMONT -- A Southern California charter school wants to expand into Fremont, despite a history of financial problems and accusations of it being linked to a controversial Turkish cleric, which its leaders emphatically deny. In a bizarre twist, an... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
South Gate Legacy has risen quickly in girls' basketballWhat kind of mad scientist holds basketball tryouts with no basketballs? That
South Gate Legacy has risen quickly in girls' basketball
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
What kind of mad scientist holds basketball tryouts with no basketballs? That would be Ronald Estrada, the girls' coach at South Gate Legacy High. When the school opened in 2012, about 70 girls showed up for tryouts. Estrada wasn't interested in... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
New Superintendent To Lead Los Angeles School DistrictThe Los Angeles Unified School District welcomed a new superintendent who repre
New Superintendent To Lead Los Angeles School District
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
The Los Angeles Unified School District welcomed a new superintendent who represents a first for the nation's second-largest school district on Jan.11. Michelle King is the first African-American woman chosen for the job, heading more than 900... Read more
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San Jose Mercury News
Fremont Unified considers allowing Magnolia Science Academy to openThe Fremont Board of Education on Wednesday is scheduled to consider allowing a
Fremont Unified considers allowing Magnolia Science Academy to open
San Jose Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
The Fremont Board of Education on Wednesday is scheduled to consider allowing a charter school that offers STEM-based courses to open. If the board's Jan. 13 meeting was any indication, the decision either way could be controversial. Although a few... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Charter school teammates shooting for greatness off the basketball courtJuan Guzman is a high school senior enjoying life as a starting guard for the u
Charter school teammates shooting for greatness off the basketball court
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
Juan Guzman is a high school senior enjoying life as a starting guard for the unbeaten basketball team from Sylmar PUC Lakeview Charter. But his focus isn't solely on basketball. It's about becoming a doctor, and he has a deep appreciation for how... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
2 South LA Schools on LockdownTwo schools in South Los Angeles were placed on lockdown Wednesday afternoon wh
2 South LA Schools on Lockdown
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 19 days ago
Two schools in South Los Angeles were placed on lockdown Wednesday afternoon while police investigated a suspicious package at a nearby building, Los Angeles Unified School District officials said. George Washington Carver Middle School and Sally... Read more
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Op-Ed News
King Us-Los Angeles Times After the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) spent
King Us
Op-Ed News / Posted 24 days ago
-Los Angeles Times After the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) spent 15 months without a Superintendent that did not have "interim" in his title, the School Board finally did their job and hired a replacement for John Deasy. The fact that... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
VISD releases list of applicants for athletic director positionSix members of the Victoria school district applied for the position of athleti
VISD releases list of applicants for athletic director position
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
Six members of the Victoria school district applied for the position of athletic director. The position was filled in December when the board of trustees approved the recommendation of superintendent Robert Jaklich and hired Victoria West head... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LAUSD Superintendent Contract FinalizedThe Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education finalized a contract
LAUSD Superintendent Contract Finalized
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 26 days ago
The Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education finalized a contract today with newly chosen Superintendent Michelle King. The board reviewed the contract behind closed doors then unanimously approved it in open session. King then... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Michelle King signs $350K contract with LAUSDNew Los Angeles Unified School District superintendent Michelle King signed a m
Michelle King signs $350K contract with LAUSD
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
New Los Angeles Unified School District superintendent Michelle King signed a multi-year contract with the district Tuesday, securing her role running the nation’s second-largest school district. King, 54, will earn $350,000 a year as LAUSD’s... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
As decision day arrives, San Bernardino's KVCR says it will sell broadcast spectrum in FCC auctionIn an era when some people believe there is too much TV, Americans who depend o
As decision day arrives, San Bernardino's KVCR says it will sell broadcast spectrum in FCC auction
Los Angeles Times / Posted 27 days ago
In an era when some people believe there is too much TV, Americans who depend on free, over-the-air broadcasting are facing a future in which they will have less to watch. Dozens of stations could leave the air in a few years as a result of the... Read more
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Orange County Register
L.A. school district selects Michele King as next superintendentLOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Unified School District selected Michelle King as
L.A. school district selects Michele King as next superintendent
Orange County Register / Posted 27 days ago
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Unified School District selected Michelle King as its next superintendent Monday, making her the first woman in more than 80 years and the first black woman ever to lead the nation’s second largest school district. The... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Students get first look at temporary Porter Ranch campus: ‘We don’t smell the gas anymore...’Teacher Mindy Park makes last minute preparations for her first grade students
Students get first look at temporary Porter Ranch campus: ‘We don’t smell the gas anymore...’
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
Teacher Mindy Park makes last minute preparations for her first grade students before the opening of the relocated Porter Ranch Community school on the campus of Northridge Middle School. The school had to be relocated due to the ongoing gas leak in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
LA Unified selects Michelle King as next superintendentLOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Unified School District has selected Michell
LA Unified selects Michelle King as next superintendent
KTVN Reno / Posted 27 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Unified School District has selected Michelle King as its next superintendent, making her the first woman in more than 80 years to lead the nation's second largest school district. The district's board announced... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
L.A. County has joined L.A. City Attorney’s lawsuit against SoCalGas over gas leakLos Angeles County has joined a lawsuit filed by the L.A. City Attorney’s Offic
L.A. County has joined L.A. City Attorney’s lawsuit against SoCalGas over gas leak
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 28 days ago
Los Angeles County has joined a lawsuit filed by the L.A. City Attorney’s Office against Southern California Gas Company due to the gas leak above Porter Ranch that has reached its 80th day. City Attorney Mike Feuer made the announcement... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Lawmakers to Announce Plan on Porter Ranch Gas LeakLawmakers on Monday plan to announce a legislative package in response to the P
Lawmakers to Announce Plan on Porter Ranch Gas Leak
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 28 days ago
Lawmakers on Monday plan to announce a legislative package in response to the Porter Ranch gas leak that has forced thousands of people from their homes. The group of four State senators are set to meet outside the Aliso Canyon gas storage facility... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Back to school for children displaced by Los Angeles-area gas leakLOS ANGELES: In the latest disruption from the biggest methane gas leak in Cali
Back to school for children displaced by Los Angeles-area gas leak
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
LOS ANGELES: In the latest disruption from the biggest methane gas leak in California history, nearly 2,000 Los Angeles children returning to class this week after winter break have been reassigned to schools outside the affected area over health... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Local couple celebrates 60 years of marriageChuck and Darlene Lacugna, Gardnerville residents since 1995, celebrated their
Local couple celebrates 60 years of marriage
Nevada Appeal / Posted 29 days ago
Chuck and Darlene Lacugna, Gardnerville residents since 1995, celebrated their 60th anniversary with a cake reception at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Ocean, Calif., with family and friends. The Lacugnas were married Dec. 24, 1955, in Chicago, Ill.,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Mandatory union dues trample First AmendmentOn Jan. 11, the Supreme Court hears what may well be the most important case of
Mandatory union dues trample First Amendment
Orange County Register / Posted 30 days ago
On Jan. 11, the Supreme Court hears what may well be the most important case of the term. In Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, 10 teachers have challenged a state requirement that they support political causes with which they disagree... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Aliso Canyon's Historic Gas Leak Puts Sempra Energy In "Uncharted Regulatory Territory"Sempra Energy may be entering uncharted regulatory and technical territory with
Aliso Canyon's Historic Gas Leak Puts Sempra Energy In "Uncharted Regulatory Territory"
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
Sempra Energy may be entering uncharted regulatory and technical territory with the massive and uncontained Aliso Canyon gas leak, according to Bloomberg Intelligence, as the company and its regulators simply cannot find historical leaks of this... Read more
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