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Vice President Biden Leads Initiative On Job-Training Programs

More than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.

09/08/2014

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‘Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing Education

Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.

09/08/2014

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San Francisco Women Should Investigate A Career In Criminal Justice

Danine Manette, a leading criminal investigator who makes regular appearances on HLN’s “Dr. Drew On-Call Show,” gives career advice in the criminal justice field.

09/08/2014

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CEO Suggests Diving Right Into The San Francisco Tech Industry

Anthony Smith, CEO of San Francisco-based Insightly, shares expert advice for job seekers in the tech industry.

09/08/2014

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San Francisco Professor Advises Future Educators To ‘Be An Expert In Your Field’

Reid Winfrey, Associate Professor and Director of Digital Arts and Animation at Cogswell College, talks briefly about his work and what advice he has to give people interested in a career in education.

09/08/2014

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15-Year-Old Skips Past High School, Jumps Into Junior Year At Cal

High school is not for everyone — certainly not for 15-year-old Sage Ryan who managed to skip it all together and is now entering as a junior at UC Berkeley.

09/04/2014

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California Teacher Unions Appeal Tenure Ruling

California’s powerful teachers unions fought back Wednesday against a court ruling that struck down state laws on tenure and job protection for their 400,000 members, less than a week after Gov. Jerry Brown filed his own appeal.

09/03/2014

Students and teachers at a deaf camp covering Pharrell Williams' hit "Happy" with American Sign Language. (YouTube/CM7 Deaf Film Camp)

Student, Teacher At Fremont School Play Role In Sign Language Version Of ‘Happy’ Going Viral

A group of deaf film students have a hit music video on their hands, as their version of Pharrell Williams’ hit “Happy” has generated hundreds of thousands of views on YouTube.

09/03/2014

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San Francisco Tourism Industry Continues To Grow

As San Francisco’s tourism industry continues to grow, more skilled workers will be in demand to fill new positions.

09/02/2014

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Gov. Jerry Brown Appeals California Teacher Tenure Ruling

Gov. Jerry Brown appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for California’s teachers, setting himself apart from leaders in some other states who have fought to end such protections or at least raise the standards for obtaining them.

08/29/2014

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