Report: Early Childhood Education Programs Key to Success of Dual Language Learners

EdSource, News Report, Susan Frey and Louis Freedberg, Posted: Jun 08, 2016

Early childhood education programs have a critical role to play in preparing children whose first language is not English to succeed in kindergarten and beyond.

Former Stanford Grad Mainak Sarkar Identified as Gunman in UCLA Murder-Suicide

 

India West, News Report, Posted: Jun 02, 2016

Sarkar, 38, drove from his home in Minnesota with a pair of guns and multiple rounds of ammunition to Los Angeles and killed UCLA engineering professor William Klug, 39, before turning the gun on himself and taking his own life, Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck told CBS news affiliate KTLA-TV.

Your 4.0 GPA Won’t Protect You From Systemic Racism

 

The Root, News Report, Posted: Jun 01, 2016

Just ask 18-year-old Andrew Jones of Amite, La., who was denied the opportunity to serve as his class valedictorian. Even good kids get targeted by a system that penalizes black children for being themselves.

 

Parent Calls for Health Care Access for Spanish-Speaking Families

 

New America Media, News Report, Ling Woo Liu, Posted: Jun 01, 2016

As a Spanish-speaking parent, Martha faces additional obstacles beyond the challenges of parenting a child with special needs.

 

Rejecting Guidelines on Transgender Students Puts All Students at Risk

 

South Kern Sol, Commentary, Dean Welliver, Posted: May 20, 2016

School board trustees in Kern County, CA are refusing to comply with federal guidelines allowing students to use restrooms that align with their preferred gender.

Muslim Calif. High School Student Misidentified as ‘Isis Phillips’ in Yearbook

 

The Root, News Report, Posted: May 09, 2016

Bayan Zehlif is a Muslim high school student at Los Osos High School in California, and like most high school students, she was excited to get her yearbook. When she turned to the page that held her photo, she was shocked to see that she had been identified as "Isis Phillips."

 

Bill Looks to Enact Suicide Prevention Policies in CA Schools

 

Long Beach VoiceWaves, News Report, Ben Novotny, Posted: May 06, 2016

Assembly Bill 2246 would require local school districts and schools to devise suicide prevention policies targeting high-risk students.

 

Put Equity Before Equality in School Funding

 

South Kern Sol, Commentary, Randy Villegas, Posted: May 04, 2016

Equality does not mean equity. It’s a distinction administrators with the Kern High School District (KHSD) need to understand.

Children of Refugees Thrive in Canada: StatsCan Study

 

New Canadian Media, News Report, Posted: May 03, 2016

As 25,000 Syrian refugees live through the process of resettlement and beginning new lives in Canada, a Statistics Canada study published today reveals that the children of refugees who arrived in Canada between 1980 and 2000 are thriving.

 

Brain Research Drives Push to Educate Zero to Five Year Olds

 

New America Media, News Report, George White, Posted: May 02, 2016

Parents and grandparents have the greatest impact on child development, according to experts.

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