Education

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San Francisco CEO Says IS Students Should Choose Career Path Based On Ability

Reed Taussig is the president and CEO of ThreatMetrix, a leading security technology company headquartered in San Jose.

03/08/2015

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CEO Says San Francisco’s EdTech Industry Is Growing

Elaine Sigal is the founder and CEO of MindLaunch, a Bay Area online tutoring and educational resource featuring academic and enrichment programs

03/08/2015

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Startup Snatches Up Google, Uber Employees To Pioneer New Education System

Parenthood is propelling tech leaders to flock to a new kind of school with roots in the Bay Area.

03/04/2015

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Grade School Visual And Performing Arts Programs Spark Future Career Paths

Career choices later in life within applied art fields, such as fashion and industrial design are often sparked through early school art programs.

03/04/2015

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California Lawmakers Want High School Students To Learn About ‘Yes Means Yes’ Sexual Consent Law

Two California lawmakers said Tuesday that they are hoping to get a head start on preventing sexual assaults on college campuses by having high school students learn about what constitutes consensual sex.

03/03/2015

Makenzie Vasquez, a former Everest College student, is among the "Corinthian 15" refusing to pay student loans. (CBS)

Corinthian College Student With $30,000 In Loans Refuses To Pay, Takes Part In Debt Strike

Makenzie Vasquez never thought she would still be wearing a waitress uniform, two years after she enrolled to become a medical assistant.

03/03/2015

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)

Over 350 Catholic School Teachers Call On San Francisco Archbishop To Drop Morality Clauses

More than 350 teachers in high schools administrated by the Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco signed a letter urging Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone to drop proposed morality clauses from the teacher handbook.

03/03/2015

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Students Noticing More Homeless On SJ State’s Campus Since Jungle’s Closure

Ever since the closure of the jungle homeless encampment in San Jose the homeless have been spreading throughout the city including places like San Jose State University.

03/03/2015

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Record Number of UC Applicants; Napolitano-Brown Rift Leaves Allowed Enrollments Unclear

University of California admissions officers are sifting through a record number of applications, but it’s still unclear exactly how many new students can enroll.

03/02/2015

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San Francisco Entrepreneur Says, Gaining Experience Early Is Key

One successful San Francisco-based entrepreneur who offered a word of advice for local job seekers is Darin Alpert, co-founder of Find Me Gluten Free.

02/28/2015

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