Education (Page 3)

The Long Beach Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) hosts its successful annual, invitation-only STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Career Conference for the 17th year. The conference, aimed at motivating 250 LBUSD middle school girls into STEM careers, will be held at Long Beach City College’s …continue reading

David Hagerman

Master magician David Hagerman will perform his science-based magical wizardry on February 11 at 8:00 am and 9:00 am at Vista View Middle School, 16250 Hickory Street in Fountain Valley, and at 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm and 6:00 pm at Oak View Elementary School, 17241 Oak Lane in Huntington Beach. …continue reading

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Cypress College was honored with a 2019 Excellence in Energy and Sustainability award on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at the California Community Colleges Board of Governors (CCC BOG) meeting in Sacramento for its commitment to reducing the campus’ reliance on electricity. The college and the North Orange County Community College …continue reading

The Westminster School District will be hosting a Kindergarten Information Night at all of its 13 elementary schools on Wednesday, January 29, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will provide parents with information about the all-day academic kindergarten and transitional kindergarten programs offered at all of the district’s schools. Children …continue reading

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Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva (D-Fullerton) and Assemblymember Kevin McCarty (D- Sacramento) unveiled legislation in which California State University (CSU) students and the State of California would obtain transparency and improved oversight of state funds and student tuition and fees. “In 2018, I commissioned an audit from the State Auditor regarding concerns …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for Top Ten Stories for December 29 through January 4 included fatal pedestrian accidents, a successful fugitive pursuit in Cypress, and Seal Beach Police Citizens’ Academy. Top Ten Stories for Top Ten Stories for December 29 through January 4 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze …continue reading

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As a Teacher and community advocate to improve, increase, and strengthen Career and Technical Education (CTE) provided by public schools to K-12 students, I am concerned as many others are as well, that our public schools are not providing enough CTE classes. Instead of offering more CTE classes, over the …continue reading

Administration and staff at San Marino Elementary in the Centralia School District received an early holiday gift this year. San Marino Elementary school has earned the status of an AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) Elementary Certified School. This high honor comes after only two and a half years of program …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for December 8 through December 14 included police activity, this year’s college football bowl schedule, and noisy toys. Top Ten Stories for December 8 through December 14 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Long Beach assault …continue reading

Coast Community College District

The nation’s top bond-rating agencies, Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s, affirmed the Coast Community College District’s excellent rating for general obligation bonds. Both agencies recognized the district with the second-highest ratings possible, Aa1 and AA+ respectively, and noted a stable outlook in the long term. “Excellent ratings mean that the …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for November 2019 include crime in Long Beach, a death in Cypress, and adoption awareness in Orange County.. The Top Ten Stories for November 2019 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the month of November 2019 (excluding weather forecasts and events): Man shot …continue reading

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Orange Coast College’s music department has created a program that will bring notable established musicians onto campus to work with students and enrich their music studies. “Coast Musical Encounters” will include masterclass opportunities, guest lectures, performances and additional events throughout the year that will be tailored for students but also …continue reading