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Renowned Educator Advises Students To Use All Experiences For Positive Teaching

Gary Gruber, Ph.D. is nationally recognized as the leading authority on standardized tests and the developer of critical thinking skills.

05/11/2015

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Cryptographer Advises Students To Learn Tools, Skills Outside Traditional Coursework

Paul Kocher is the co-author of the widely used SSL 3.0 standard, designed to provide communications security over a computer network.

05/11/2015

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Gov. Brown Expected To Push For More Funds For Public Schools

Lawmakers expect Gov. Jerry Brown to suggest spending more tax dollars on public schools and community colleges while asking for more money to be set aside for a rainy day when he releases his updated budget this week.

05/10/2015

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Cupertino Boy Who Gained Fame On YouTube Will Represent State At National Geographic Spelling Bee

An 11-year-old Cupertino boy will be representing California in the 27th annual National Geographic Bee in Washington D.C. next week.

05/09/2015

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San Rafael Student’s Journey To Graduation Began In Guatemala With Her Mother’s Murder

Deborah “Gaby” Gonzalez is set to begin classes at Brandeis University this fall but her remarkable story began in poverty and violence in her native Guatemala.

05/08/2015

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Berkeley High School Students Say District Not Doing Enough To Combat Sexual Harassment

Students in Berkeley say their high school has become a hostile learning environment, saying they are being harassed in the hallways and administrators aren’t doing anything about it.

05/07/2015

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To Boost Diversity, Google Embeds Engineers As Professors In Black Colleges

In ongoing efforts to diversify Silicon Valley’s tech sector, Google is embedding engineers at a handful of historically black colleges and universities where they teach, mentor and advise on curriculum.

05/03/2015

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San Francisco Executive Advises Business Majors To Be Open To Critical Feedback

The sector with the largest increase was professional and business services, representing nearly half of all new jobs created over the past year.

05/03/2015

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Assistant Dean Says Healthcare Students Have Endless Opportunities

Enna Trevathan, D.N.P. is assistant dean for Educational Outreach of the University of San Francisco’s School of Nursing and Health Professions.

05/03/2015

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Qualitative Expansion Of Opportunities Is New Feature For San Francisco Jobs

An emerging new pattern in the Bay Area is the qualitative expansion of the opportunities themselves. More and more, employees are being given the chance to write their own job description.

05/02/2015

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