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Education Majors In San Francisco Must Be Passionate About Teaching

San Francisco students thinking of becoming an educator may not necessarily follow the fascinating career path of Debbie de Coudreaux, but there’s a good chance they’ll be inspired by learning of her past achievements.

03/21/2015

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Berkeley Black Student Union Want Changes To Address Discrimination, Rename Building For Black Panther On FBI Terror List

The issue of race has the University of California, Berkeley campus buzzing, after a student group wants a building named after a member of the Black Panthers.

03/20/2015

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Extracurricular Music Program Boosts Students’ Grades And Graduation Rates

Better math scores and higher rates of graduation among public school students are just a couple of the benefits of the music education program MUSICSTAR.

03/18/2015

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Extra-Curricular Program Dramatically Increases GPA Levels

California’s ExCEL program proves that students achieve more when their after-school, free time is occupied with academics, recreation and enrichment activities.

03/18/2015

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Sports-Based, After-School Program Raises ESOL Statistics

The sports-based arc: Afterschool Programs bridges the opportunity gap for kids learning English as a second language in Los Angeles, who might not achieve as much, or go as far, without it.

03/18/2015

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California Hopes To Ease Path To Historically Black Schools

Leaders of California’s vast community college system are hoping to make it easier for students to transfer to historically black colleges and universities in other states.

03/17/2015

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Focus On Diversity In San Francisco Tech Companies

Shellye Archambeau is the CEO of MetricStream and one of the world’s most influential African American women in technology.

03/16/2015

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San Francisco Exec Advises Students To Leverage Their Business Acumen

Jay Banfield is the executive director of Year Up Bay Area and former Assistant Treasurer for the City and County of San Francisco.

03/16/2015

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Make A Career Out Of Your Passion, Says San Francisco Health Care Admin

San Francisco students majoring in a health care-related program are expected to have many job opportunities upon graduation.

03/16/2015

Students and parents staged a protest over proposed morality clauses for Archdiocese of San Francisco teachers at Saint Mary's Cathedral on February 18, 2015. (CBS)

San Francisco Catholic Students Slam Morality Clauses In Latest Protest, Say Archbishop Is Out Of Step

Wearing black t-shirts with the hashtag #teachacceptance, students in high schools administrated by the Archdiocese of San Francisco once again voiced their displeasure Thursday night with Archbishop Salvatore Cordelione and his proposed morality clause.

03/12/2015

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