San Francisco Pushes to Get Permanent Residents Naturalized

New America Media, News Report, Vivian Po, Posted: Jul 10, 2013

About one in eight San Franciscans are permanent residents but not naturalized citizens, and that's 100,000 people.




Understanding CA's New School Funding Formula

New America Media, Audio, Vivian Po, Posted: Jun 20, 2013

New America Media and EdSource co-hosted a statewide telebriefing to update members of the media, education advocates, educators and parents about California's new school funding formula.




Experts: Local Control Formula Would Fix 'Broken' School Funding in Calif.

New America Media, News Report, Vivian Po, Posted: Mar 14, 2013

Over 30 journalists and community advocates from across the Bay Area gathered Wed. for a briefing on Gov. Brown's school funding proposal.




More Money for Your Schools? A Closer Look at Local Control Funding

New America Media, News Report, Vivian Po, Posted: Mar 01, 2013

NAM Briefing for Ethnic Media Journalists on California's Local Control Funding Formula.




City College Board of Trustees Candidates Debate, FRIDAY, OCT 12 at 11AM

New America Media, Event, Vivian Po, Posted: Oct 10, 2012

Candidates vying for seats on the seven-member CCSF Board of Trustees will gather at New America Media on Friday, Oct. 12 to discuss their plans to preserve one of the city’s most vital institutions.




School Discipline Top Concern for Officials, Study Finds

New America Media, Question & Answer, Vivian Po, Posted: Sep 14, 2012

A new survey of California school districts finds growing concern over discipline policies that are "vague" and ineffective at addressing core issues.




California Schools Under More Stress

New America Media, Video, Vivian Po, Posted: May 22, 2012

A new report identifies eight stress factors that make it more difficult for a school to provide quality education to all of its students.




Chinatown Eatery 'Sam Wo' Shuts its Doors

New America Media, News Report, Vivian Po, Posted: Apr 21, 2012

Opened shortly after the 1906 earthquake, Chinatown’s Sam Wo restaurant opened for the last time on Friday.




Concern Among Parents in China After USC Shootings

World Journal, News Report, Vivian Po, Posted: Apr 16, 2012

he fatal shooting of two Chinese international students last week at the University of Southern California (USC) has caused concern among parents in China and could lead to a decline of Chinese students on the campus, reports the World Journal.




家長:教育改革背後不見了的動力

New America Media, News Report, Vivian Po, Posted: Mar 29, 2012

首次集合前線教育改革者和社區代表的討論會分別在亞特蘭大,曼菲斯(Memphis),邁阿密和新紐奧良舉行。參與者都有明確的共識:改善學校教育是一個民權問題,但唯有讓家長全力參與,才能驅使這個共同意願變成一場改革性運動。而當中,媒體也必須扮演積極的角色。