• Photo Credit: Pixabay

    Cinco pasos para hacer mejores compras de regreso a clases

    Rebecca Harpster La temporada de regreso a clases se acerca rápidamente, ¡y ahora es el momento para preparase! Una encuesta de la Federación Nacional de Minoristas (NRF) encontró que los consumidores planean gastar 83.600 millones de dólares en compras de regreso a clases y regreso a universidad en el...
  • Photo Credit: Getty Images

    Back-to-School Tips that Save Time and Money

    Family Features Back-to-school season means it’s time to get back to the business of learning. This year you can ace your back-to-school shopping excursion with these time- and money-saving steps that can make getting the whole family ready for a new school year a breeze. Start with a list....
  • Photo Credit: Pixabay

    Mission College and Notre Dame de Namur Partner on 4-Year Degree

    Santa Clara, Calif.—Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) and Mission College announced on Wednesday August 2nd  that they are launching a new bachelor’s degree program in Business Administration on the campus of Mission College, a community college in Santa Clara, California. “NDNU’s new bachelor’s in Business Administration at Mission...
  • Photo Credit: Child Trends

    Not on Medicaid? Your Neighborhood School Might Be

    Kristen Harper and David Murphey Child Trends On July 30th, 52 years ago, President Lyndon Johnson signed Medicaid into law. As the program’s anniversary approaches this weekend, and Congress continues to debate its future, it may be unclear to many—especially those who are not Medicaid beneficiaries—how significant changes to Medicaid might...
  • Rosa Sosa. Photo Credit: Mission College

    Una historia de éxito escolar

    Mission College ofrece programs y clases para ayudar a avanzar en la carrera Rosa Sosa emigró al área de la bahía desde México a la edad de 16 años, quería aprender inglés y encontró Mission College, o tal vez, Mission College la encontró a ella. Sosa acredita su carrera educativa...
  • Parenting experts and educators say that if parents understood just how crucial play was for their children’s development, they’d encourage their kids to play more often. Photo Credit: NAPSI

    Make No Mistake—Play Is Crucial, Experts Say

    NAPSI While most kids score an “A” in play, many parents need to understand just how crucial play is for their children’s development. That’s the consensus experts share in “The American State of Play” report published by The Genius of Play™, a national movement to raise awareness of play’s...
  • Rosemary Vergara and Jazlyn Carvajal of Latinas in STEM join Senator Bob Wieckowski on the Senate floor. Photo Credit: California Senate

    Senator Wieckowski names Latinas in STEM Nonprofit of the Year

    Inspiring students and professionals to pursue and excel in a career in STEM fields is the organization’s primary goal Sacramento – Latinas in STEM, an organization seeking to inspire and empower Latinas in K-12, college and professional careers to pursue and thrive in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM)...
  • Dina Le, a resident in the first cohort of the Summit Learning Residency Program, participated as an AmeriCorps Tutor at Summit during the 2016-17 school year.  She will be earning an English credential at Summit Denali in Sunnyvale this fall. Photo Credit: Summit Public Schools

    Summit Public Schools Launches Nation’s First Personalized Learning Teacher Residency

    Launching in fall 2017, collaborative program will train a diverse cohort of aspiring educators to lead today’s classroom while supporting the personal needs of students  REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Building on Summit Public Schools’ success as a national leader in student-centered education, its Summit Learning Residency Program will prepare...
  • Gillmor Building at Mission College, where MECHS is housed. Photo Credit: Mission College

    Santa Clara Unified Opens Mission Early College Hight School

    Students Earn a High School Diploma and College Credit SANTA CLARA, CA — Santa Clara Unified School District this week announced the opening of Mission Early College High School (MECHS) for the 2017-2018 school year. MECHS, formerly known as the Mission Middle College program, is a small public school...