Education

Jeff Duncan-Andrade instructs students at San Francisco State University. (CBS)

Students Thrive With Jefferson Award Winner’s Constant Support

He’s helped hundreds of Oakland students go on to college, but this week’s Jefferson Award winner says most of the work happened outside of the classroom.

11/26/2014

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Fremont Preschoolers Injured When Cabinet Falls On Them During Naptime

Two young children attending a preschool in Fremont were hurt, one seriously, when a cabinet fell on them during naptime last week. A state official told KPIX 5 that the school didn’t call for help.

11/25/2014

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San Francisco Teachers’ Union Reaches Tentative Contract With School District

San Francisco Unified School District announced a tentative agreement for a three-year contract with the teachers’ union on Tuesday that would include a 12-percent, retroactive raise across the board.

11/25/2014

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San Francisco Engineering Manager Credits College For Career Success

After six years in the military, Kris Degaust, made the decision to go back to school which resulted in his current career with the world’s leading petition platform.

11/24/2014

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Degree Allowed San Francisco Nurse A ‘Myriad Of Amazing Opportunities’

Joe Harrison, a Bay Area nurse practitioner, has used his extensive education to treat seniors who are suffering from psychiatric conditions, as well as in various roles in political activism.

11/24/2014

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San Francisco Entrepreneur Says Recognition Fosters Positive Work Environment

Tracy Sjogreen, says that one of the best qualities a manager can have is the ability to acknowledge outstanding work from team members.

11/24/2014

Student protesting UC tuition hikes occupy Wheeler Hall at UC Berkeley. (Holly Quan/CBS)

Students Occupy Wheeler Hall At UC Berkeley In Protest Of Tuition Hikes

Students opposed to the University of California’s plan to raise tuition over the next five years have taken over UC Berkeley’s Wheeler Hall.

11/20/2014

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Security Industry Needs ‘Passion And Expertise,’ Says San Francisco VP

“How information is protected and respectfully shared is a beautifully complex challenge that welcomes passion and expertise from many angles,” says VP and CPO at Intel Security.

11/17/2014

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San Francisco Psychotherapist Uses Integrative Mode

Leslie Davenport, licensed therapist, and author of “Healing and Transformation Through Self Guided Imagery,” designed an Integrative Psychotherapy model that brings an interdisciplinary and collaborative approach to healing and wellness.

11/17/2014

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Health Care Industry In San Francisco Is Booming With Opening Of New Hospitals

The recent celebration of three new hospitals poised to open in San Francisco early next year is yet another clear indicator of a booming economy.

11/16/2014

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