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“Step into Teaching” event will offer guidance for prospective teachers

    SCCOE   SAN JOSE, CA –The Santa Clara County Office of Education (SCCOE) will host “Step into Teaching: Opportunities in Silicon Valley Public Schools Event” on February 10, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 1290 Ridder Park Drive, San Jose, California 95131. According to the California Department of...
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    Mission College ofrece preparación de carrera

    Mission College ¿Quieres ganar más dinero en tu profesión actual o tal vez empezar una nueva? ¿Quieres asistir a la universidad mientras continúas desempeñándote en tu empleo actual? ¿Tienes dudas acerca de cómo inscribirte o te preocupa tener que completar papeleo? Buenas noticias, ¡Mission College tiene la solución para...
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    How Leadership Opportunities Leads to High School Success

    Three local teens share how they became confident in learning and life Heather Murtagh Special to El Observador Helping to prepare a child for life-long success requires a variety of support. Academic opportunities are important, but they aren’t the only kind of support youth need. Around 90 percent of...
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    Educators Pan GOP Tax Plan

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Education experts are speaking out against the Republican tax plan that President Donald Trump is about to sign, saying it could lead to less money for schools and hurt working class families. The bill permanently slashes corporate taxes from 35 to...
  • os detractores temen que la deuda en la que incurre la ley de impuestos del GOP conducirá en el proceso a recortes en Social Security, Medicare y educación. Photo Credit: Pixabay

    Educadores se oponen al plan impositivo del GOP

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Expertos en educacion critican el nuevo plan de impuestos, diciendo que favorece a los ricos por sobre la clase trabajadora y generara deficits que pudieran llevar a grandes recortes en los derechos. Las voces expertas en el tema educativo se expresan...
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    Making the Grade

    A Progress Report and Next Steps for Integrated Student Supports Hannah Lantos, Kristen Harper, Rebecca M. Jones Child Trends In recent years, the education field has come to recognize the role of schools in supporting student health, safety, and well-being by developing integrated student support initiatives. These offer specific services and...
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    Shortage of truck diesel technicians and truck drivers is countrywide

    BPT As the transportation industry continues to grow and baby boomers continue to retire, the need for trained diesel mechanics and truck drivers has never been greater. Job openings span the U.S., and many sit open while businesses feel the stress of a massive talent shortage. For people seeking...
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    UC Student-Workers Rally Against GOP Tax Plan Attacks on Higher Education


    Union Members Call on UC Administration to Confront GOP Plan by Reversing Tuition Hikes and Expanding Financial Support for Graduate Students On Wednesday, November 29th, students and workers at all nine teaching campuses of the University of California (UC) participated in a nationally-coordinated day of action opposing the GOP...
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    Report: Adjunct Faculty Living in Poverty

    Trimmel Gomes Public News Service TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – From skipping meals and having their utilities cut off to even delaying medical treatment, a survey of nearly 800 faculty members across Florida shows poverty is common among adjunct faculty at universities and colleges. The survey by the Service Employees International...