High Stakes Testing is 'Toxic' Warns New NEA President

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Aug 22, 2014

This September, Lily Eskelsen García takes the helm of the 3 million-member NEA amid heated political battles over the future shape of U.S. classrooms.




'Future is Rich' for City College of San Franciso, Says Chancellor

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Aug 20, 2014

“City College is not too big to fail, it’s too important to fail,” said CCSF Chancellor Art Tyler at a press briefing in San Francisco's Chinatown last week.




Problemas de salud mental en los niños de California en gran parte no se tratan

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Aug 04, 2014

Más de 300.000 niños de California, o un 8,5 por ciento, entre las edades de 4 y 11 años tienen necesidades de salud mental...




가주 어린이 정신 건강 치료 등한시

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Jul 30, 2014

최근 UCLA 연구 조사에 따르면, 가주 어린이의 연령 4세 부터 11세 까지 8.5% 또는 30만 명 이상의 어린이가 정신 건강 치료를 필요로 하고 있으나 오직1/3의 어린이들이 치료를 받고 있는 것으로 조사됐다.




Behind the Beard - A New Generation of Muslim American Leaders

New America Media, Profile, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Jul 27, 2014

Salmon Hossein, a graduate student pursuing a joint MA in law and public administration, is part of a new generation of Muslim American leaders.




加州大學推動“全球食物倡議運動”

UC Newsroom, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Jul 10, 2014

加州大學總校長珍妮‧納波利塔諾( Janet Napolitano)上週宣布加大將推動“全球食品倡議”運動。




Aprendizaje profundo inspira sueños del escenario

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Jun 13, 2014

En una tarde agradable a finales de mayo la estudiante de último año de secundaria Regina León se está preparando para dar su defensa de cartera.




Deeper Learning Inspires Dreams of the Stage

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Jun 09, 2014

Regina Leon says her experience with Deeper Learning at City Arts and Tech High School in San Francisco inspired her to pursue college and a career in acting.




Napolitano: La Iniciativa de la UC y México hará más fuerte a California

New America Media, Question & Answer, Peter Schurmann, Posted: Jun 02, 2014

La presidenta del sistema de la Universidad de California Janet Napolitano recientemente regresó de un viaje de dos días a México.




Napolitano: UC-Mexico Initiative Will Make California Stronger

New America Media, Interview, Peter Schurmann, Posted: May 30, 2014

UC President Janet Napolitano's new initiative will connect students with work being done in Mexico, from energy to climate change.