Quantcast

Education

Subscribe

Chatsworth, Irvine eighth-graders seek to advance in spelling bee

Rebecca Baron, an eighth-grader at Chatsworth Hills Academy, and Alan Chi, an eighth-grader at Sierra Vista Middle School in Irvine, are among the 281 students competing today in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Md., which has incorporated ...

Chatsworth, Irvine eighth-graders seek to advance in spelling bee

Rebecca Baron, an eighth-grader at Chatsworth Hills Academy, and Alan Chi, an eighth-grader at Sierra...

Spelling bee shakeup creates buzz at nerve-wracking contest

Talk about defining moments. In addition to unleashing gems like weissnichtwo and humuhumunukunukuapuaa on us, the 281 contestants in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, which begins Tuesday, will have to know what the words mean too.

Spelling bee shakeup creates buzz at nerve-wracking contest

Talk about defining moments. In addition to unleashing gems like weissnichtwo and humuhumunukunukuapuaa on us,...

Rick Caruso helps students make progress

Businessman-philanthropist Rick J. Caruso, center, and Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck, left,...

Crenshaw High students to address schools transformation

A forum hosted by students of Crenshaw High School will be held Tuesday, May 28,...

LAUSD: willful defiance no longer a suspendable offense

The Los Angeles Unified School District board voted Tuesday 5-2 to adopt the School Climate...

Applications for Shawn Carter Scholarship open

Qualified applicants for the Shawn Carter Scholarship must be a high school senior, college student,...

Wellness centers open

The Los Angeles Unified School District has opened two federally qualified health centers in the...

Black graduation, dropout rates improve

According to data just released by the California Department of Education, the number of African...

Parents enact 'parent trigger' law at 24th Street Elementary School

LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- Parents of students at 24th Street Elementary School voted to turn...

Los Angeles County graduation rates rose for 2011

LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- The high school graduation rate in Los Angeles County for the...

Game on!

Crenshaw High School digital and gaming team members Dominic Wilks, left, and Kevin Rivera, right,...

Focus of Crenshaw High magnets now on arts, business, STEMM

The focus of the proposed three magnet programs at Crenshaw High School have been selected,...

Crisis at Morehouse reflects problems for U.S. education

Morehouse College, one of the most distinguished historically Black colleges--with graduates like Dr. Martin Luther...