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Bellflower teacher receives Milken Educator Award

BELLFLOWER — Washington Elementary School kindergarten teacher Katherine Shaw has received the $25,000 Milken Educator Award, the first Bellflower Unified School District educator to be so honored. Shaw learned of her award during a surprise school ceremony March 3, where she was celebrated by colleagues, Milken Foundation Chairman Lowell Milken, district Superintendent Brian Jacobs, State Read More…

Columnists Opinion

Legislators were unprepared for audit oversight hearing

It is not often that we get to observe legislators advocate for their constituents. Because they work in Sacramento, we trust that they are advocating for us, but we don’t know how effective their efforts are until we see the results. Recently, Inglewood Unified School District residents were able to see their legislators represent their Read More…