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New year starts with mentor program at Inglewood schools

INGLEWOOD — The Inglewood Unified School District is partnering with City Year Los Angeles to improve student achievement during the just-started 2019-20 school year by implementing student success coaches at Crozier Middle School and Woolworth-Monroe School. The partnership to boost student academic and social support with City Year AmeriCorps team members kicked off with new Read More…

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Pioneer math instructor is Whittier teacher of the year

WHITTIER — For Pioneer High School math teacher and department co-chair Carolina DeHart, every school day is her favorite day. When DeHart arrives on campus every morning, she brims with pride and accomplishment, a confirmation that she has the best job in the world. DeHart has spent nearly 30 years making a positive impact on Pioneer Read More…

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$12 million grant is largest in history of West L.A. College

CULVER CITY — A $12 million federal grant — the single largest grant in the college’s history — will allow West Los Angeles College to develop and oversee a variety of apprenticeship programs across the country for as many as 5,000 students during the next four years.   West L.A. College will be the lead college Read More…