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‘What can be done to improve our education system?’

STREET BEAT Courtland Crockett Leimert Park  “The schools need money.” Judy Oliver Los Angeles  “We have to have dedicated teachers and parents being involved with their children and helping them on a daily basis. And we need to put discipline back into schools.”  Lashunda Gilbert Inglewood  “More teachers and smaller classrooms.” David Larry Leimert Park  Read More…

Education Local News News West Edition

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…

Community Local News Making a Difference West Edition

Upward Bound program helps youth reach college goals

Making a Difference: Nestled on the corner of Stocker Street and Don Felipe Drive is an Upward Bound office filled with activity. Andrew Toney, project coordinator, is busy helping high school students plan their futures as they focus on the curriculum the program offers to prepare them for the colleges of their dreams and to Read More…