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Unlocking California’s Health Data: What We’ve Accomplished So Far, and Next Steps

Aug 26, 2015

By Joel Riphagen and Ash Roughani, Health Data Ambassadors, Sacramento

TechWire
Lina Luna Pruitt Joins Microsoft’s Sacramento Office

Aug 26, 2015

Former technology official Lina Luna-Pruitt has been hired as a Technical Account Manager in Microsoft’s Sacramento office. Pruitt has a long history in state government, having served as the infrastructure chief for the California Lottery

TechWire
AgTech Developers Need Insights from Decision Makers

Aug 26, 2015

Bob Gore writes the AgTech column for TechWire. Follow him on Twitter at @robertjgore.

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What is a positive & negative school climate?

Aug 26, 2015
What is a positive & negative school climate?

According to the American Educational Research Association, schools with a better school climate tend to decrease absenteeism, suspensions, substance abuse, and bullying. A positive school climate is seen as a place where the staff and students can feel comfortable and safe in school, as well as feeling welcomed overall. A positive school climate also increases...

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Davis Vanguard
Study Author on DJUSD AIM Elaborates on Findings – Part Two

Aug 26, 2015
Study Author on DJUSD AIM Elaborates on Findings – Part Two

Back in March, Tobin White, an Associate Professor at the UC Davis School of Education, discussed his assessment of current testing practices at DJUSD. According to Professor White, while the district uses two exams – the OLSAT and the TONI – to identify students eligible for the AIM program, , the OLSAT identifies about...

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Auditor’s report finds significant room for improvement in state IT security

Aug 25, 2015

The California State Auditor released a report today detailing its audit of the California Department of Technology’s (CDT) oversight of the state’s information security. The report, titled High Risk Update—Information Security found that most reporting

Sacramento Magazine
Race for the Arts Off to the Races

Aug 25, 2015


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Greater Sacramento Vietnamese American Chamber of Commerce Installation Banquet & Gala

Aug 25, 2015


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Sacramento Sidetracks
Weekend Top 10: August 28th – 30th

Weekend Top 10: August 28th – 30th

Bike around Safetyville’s miniature town at the last FAMILY BIKE NIGHT of the summer. Friday FREE Race solar cars and create art with solar-etching at World of Wonder Science Museum’s SOLAR DAY. Saturday Engineer your own BALLOON ROCKET and race it at the Discovery Science & Space Museum. Saturday- Sunday Enjoy the reading of...

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Under Threat of Lawsuit, Catholic Hospital Approves Previously Denied Health Care Procedure for Pregnant Woman

Aug 25, 2015

REDDING, Calif. August 25, 2015 - Under the threat of a potential lawsuit, a Catholic-affiliated hospital in California’s largest hospital network has approved a previously denied doctor’s request to perform a post-partum tubal ligation.

The approval from Mercy Medical Center was received just days after the American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of California...

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