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Teachers Protest El Dorado County School Cuts Despite New Grants

Aug 14, 2014
Teachers Protest El Dorado County School Cuts Despite New Grants

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Head Start teachers protested Thursday outside the El Dorado County Office of Education against recent cuts to their schedules​.

“When I got the call  that we got that grant it was like, ‘Woohoo!’ I get to keep the job …


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Vacaville Community Mourns Student Killed in Crash

Aug 13, 2014
Vacaville Community Mourns Student Killed in Crash

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Joey Meyers was supposed to start his junior year of high school Thursday at Vacaville High School.

He was killed Tuesday in a car crash on the way home from Bakersfield.

“It was really hard. I had a tough …


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Re-Defining Misdemeanors and Felonies: How Proposition 47 Aims to Change the Funding System of California Prisons and Education

Aug 13, 2014
Re-Defining Misdemeanors and Felonies: How Proposition 47 Aims to Change the Funding System of California Prisons and Education

On November 11th, 2011, The Atlantic reported that approximately “One Year of Prison Costs More Than One Year at Princeton” The facts were shocking: one ...

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Willful Defiance and Its Impact on Students Statewide

Aug 12, 2014

There is no true definition to the word “Willful Defiance”, however the term is loosely based on any kind of suggested insubordination and “misconduct” of ...

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Using Literary Skills & Creative Expression To Create Youth Leaders

Using Literary Skills & Creative Expression To Create Youth Leaders

On 21st street, in Sacramento, there lives an organization at Sol Collective called Foreign Native. Foreign Native is an organization who uses creative expression and poetic ...

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Putting Youth On The Map

Putting Youth On The Map

Last week, youth participants filled the Kentucky Room at the Serna Center to attend the last workshop of the Putting Youth On The Map, or ...

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Today’s Classroom for Tomorrow’s Citizens

Aug 5, 2014
Today’s Classroom for Tomorrow’s Citizens

by Madhavi Sunder How should we prepare our children for the future?In this column, I want to focus on one particular way: enhancing their ability to understand and design technology. Most kids in elementary school now will enter the work force in the 2030s. We can safely predict that life will involve computerization even...

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Building Healthy Communities Charette To Find Creative Solutions

Building Healthy Communities Charette To Find Creative Solutions

The philanthropic organization known as California Endowment is the engine behind a 10 year grant program across California cities which suffer from lack of community ...

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Sol Collective: A Center For Art, Activism, and Culture

Sol Collective: A Center For Art, Activism, and Culture

On 21st Street in Sacramento lives a center of arts, activism, and culture called Sol Collective. It is a community gathering place that focuses on arts, ...

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Are We Losing our Good American Life? (Part 2)

Are We Losing our Good American Life? (Part 2)

By Jeff Boone Previously I wrote that technology and government are the co-conspirators in a giant spiral downward where our children and future generations will fail to achieve the good American life experienced by previous generations. As expected, some posters responded with a social justice perspective: that we are better off today with respect...

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