Education

Education

Citrus College Celebrates a Banner Year

By Mrs. Joanne Montgomery, Member, Citrus Community College District Board of Trustees As 2012 ends, I am grateful to have served as president of the Citrus Community College District Board of Trustees. This year, because of the tremendous milestones the college achieved in spite of the challenges presented by the economy, it is with great…

Education

Citrus College Serves as Pilot Location for Award-Winning Employment Development Program

By Stacy Armstrong An employment development program that has been piloted at Citrus College was recently presented at the world’s largest conference and exposition dedicated to green building. The Developing Energy Efficiency Professionals (DEEP) program was presented at Greenbuild 2012, which was held in San Francisco November 14 through November 16. Designed to train and…

Education

LAUSD Teacher One of Five California Teachers of the Year

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson has named five exemplary educators as the 2013 California Teachers of the Year. Profiles and contact information for each teacher are attached. “These five wonderful teachers have shown the kind of skill, passion, and dedication that exemplify the very best of the most important, most demanding, and most…

Education

State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Hails Passage of Proposition 30

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson issued the following statement regarding voter approval of Proposition 30: “Passage of Proposition 30 means parents and students across the state can breathe a collective sigh of relief, knowing that our schools will have the resources to stay open for the remainder of the year. “My heartfelt thanks…

Sierra Madre Resident Alex Luu Teaches Storytelling/Performing Workshop in South El Monte High School
Education

Sierra Madre Resident Alex Luu Teaches Storytelling/Performing Workshop in South El Monte High School

-Courtesy Photo Acclaimed performance artist/Sierra Madre resident Alex Luu, through the Ford Theatre Foundation, will be facilitating/teaching MY OWN STORY (MOS), an autobiographical storytelling/performing workshop for students at South El Monte High School. The workshop began Oct 9  (Tue & Thu) and runs through the end of November. MOS is a uniquely creative & empowering…

Education

Room 13 Art Studios Hosted at Opus Bank

Students of Room 13 at Eliot Middle School (Altadena) and Room 13 at John Muir High School (Pasadena) will be showcasing works of art at Opus Bank’s new Pasadena location. The special reception takes place on Tuesday, November 13th, from 5:30 to 7:30pm. It will include opportunities for the public to purchase art in support…

Education

PUSD Launches New Job Notification Service

The Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) has launched “PUSDJOBS,” a texting service that alerts the public of new employment opportunities with PUSD. Prospective employees can text PUSDJOBS to 888777 from their mobile phones to receive a text message alert whenever a position within the district becomes available. “This new service allows us to instantly reach…

Local Students Help Hurricane Katrina Victims Rebuild
Education

Local Students Help Hurricane Katrina Victims Rebuild

Students of La Salle High School, Pasadena took the simple charge of “Enter to Learn; Leave to Serve” to heart.  On March 28, 2009, 22 La Salle students and four adult moderators took off for New Orleans, Louisiana. They went to help rebuild New Orleans after the destruction and devastation left by Hurricane Katrina. Yet…

1 29 30 31
E-Newsletter Sign-up!

ARTICLE CALENDAR
January 2019
M T W T F S S
« Dec    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031