With the first “early decision” college-application deadline looming on Nov. 1, and tuition and room and board at a four-year college costing around $23,000 – $52,000 per year, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its 2023’s Best College & University Rankings report, as well as accompanying videos, in addition to
With pre-K enrollment dropping by nearly 300,000 students last year, which hurt educational progress and increased inequality, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on 2022’s States with the Best & Worst Early Education Systems, as well as accompanying videos and expert commentary. In order to determine the best early
With the gaps in test scores between low-poverty and high-poverty elementary schools growing by 15% to 20% during the COVID-19 pandemic, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2022’s States with the Best & Worst School Systems, as well as accompanying videos and expert commentary. In order to
With test-score gaps between low-poverty and high-poverty school districts increasing by 15% – 20% during the COVID-19 pandemic, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2022’s Most & Least Educated Cities in America, as well as accompanying videos and expert commentary. To determine where the most educated Americans
The Coast Community College District Board of Trustees elected new officers on December 10 for the 2022 calendar year, during its yearly organizational meeting. With unanimous votes, Trustee Mary Hornbuckle was elected board president, Trustee Lorraine Prinsky was elected board vice president, and Trustee Jim Moreno was elected board clerk.
Think Together, California’s leading nonprofit provider of afterschool, expanded learning and school improvement programs, held its annual Lights on Afterschool event themed Light the Way on Thursday, October 28 on Think Together’s Facebook and YouTube pages. The virtual event drew more than 300 live viewers and featured testimonials from educators,
U.S. Secretary of Education, Dr. Miguel Cardona, announced today that Los Coyotes Elementary School, a school in the Centralia Elementary School District (CESD), has been named a 2021 National Blue Ribbon School. Los Coyotes is one of two schools in Orange County recognized in the “Exemplary High Performing School” category.
St. Catherine’s Academy (SCA), an all-boys’ Catholic school with a military tradition for boys in kindergarten through 8th has opened its doors for in-person class instruction for the 2021-2022 academic school year. The Anaheim school located less than 2 miles from Disneyland, has celebrated more than 132 years of educating
The Coast Community College District congratulates California Community College Chancellor Eloy Oakley on his temporary assignment as special advisor to federal Education Secretary Miguel Cardona. Oakley has close ties with Orange County’s Coast Colleges as an alumnus of Golden West College – one of the Coast District’s three colleges –
On Tuesday, June 22, SynED, a national non-profit organization that identifies emerging best practices for effective articulation between employers, job seekers, and education providers, announced that Henry Hua was selected as its national Cyber Hero for June 2021. Hua is the Dean of Business and Computer Information Systems at Cypress
If you have children or grandchildren, you may already be somewhat familiar with the 529 plan, a popular education savings vehicle. But you may not have kept up with some recent changes in the plan’s capabilities and in the educational environment in which the plan might be used. Let’s start
In his superintent’s report during the Tuesday, May 11, Los Alamitos Unified School District Board meeting (held online), Dr. Andrew Pulver addressed the response to the topic scheduled as Item #9, approval of supplemental materials, Social Justice Standards – The Teaching Tolerance Anti-Bias Framework. Near the start of the report,