New School Standards Present Challenge for Refugee Students
 

New School Standards Present Challenge for Refugee Students

San Diego Voice, News Report, Kimetha Hill, Posted: Apr 16, 2014

Teachers worry that California's new educational standards could make refugee students fall even further behind.

 

Boston University Chinese Community Honors Marathon Victim Lu Lingzi

 

Sampan, News Feature, Candice Chen, Posted: Apr 15, 2014

Biking and jogging along the track, Yao is preparing for her first marathon this month to honor the memories of bombing victim, Lu Lingzi.

 

Studies Prompt San Francisco Action for Seniors on Safer Central City Hotels

 

Central City Extra/New America Media , News Analysis, Tom Carter, Posted: Apr 14, 2014

San Francisco is responding slowly to recommendations to improve the safety of its 500+ SRO hotels housing vulnerable elders and those with disabilities.

 

Experts Warn Sleepless Seniors Overusing Store Drugs, But Can Find Help

 

Senior News 50 & Better/New America Media , News Feature, Dawn Williams , Posted: Apr 13, 2014

Can’t sleep? Studies warn seniors to visit their doctor before another trip to buy store sleep aids that can cause big health care headaches over time.

 

CA’s Health Care Exchange Chief Pleased With Latino Enrollment

 

New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Apr 12, 2014

California's Latino enrollment rose to 32 percent of those enrolling in healthcare coverage during the first three weeks of March.

 

Un-Retiring? Here’s How To Connect With A Career Coach

 

Forbes/New America Media, News Feature, Kerry Hannon, Posted: Apr 12, 2014

If you’re 65-plus and want to rock on, not get in a rocker, what will you do next? Author Kerry Hannon has tips on how to find the best career coach for you.

 

Children of Detained Immigrant Parents Suffer 'Lifetime of Trauma'

 

New America Media, News Report, Anthony Advincula, Posted: Apr 11, 2014

It takes only a few minutes for an immigration officer to arrest undocumented parents. But the event can lead to a lifetime of health consequences on children.

 

Q&A: Engaging the Latino Parent Community

 

New America Media, Question & Answer, Vanessa Serpas, Posted: Apr 11, 2014

Catalina Ramirez is a member of SFUSD's Parent Advisory Council, which is helping to formulate the district's new spending plan.

 

California County Could be State's First to Ban Fracking

 

Chico Sol, News Report, Leslie Layton, Posted: Apr 10, 2014

A majority on the Butte County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to draft an ordinance that would ban the practice known as hydraulic fracturing.

 

LGBT Latino Seniors Face Housing Crunch, Isolation in San Francisco

 

New America Media, News Report, Matthew S. Bajko, Posted: Apr 10, 2014

Recent reports show many LGBT Latino seniors experience multiple layers of discrimination, housing limitations and can’t count on community support.

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