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California Teacher of the Year

EDS alumna Jenny Anderson is recognized as California Teacher of the Year. Anderson teaches at the Casita Center for Technology, Science, and Math in Vista, where she also leads a fourth grade journalism class and runs the DREAMS lab, which introduces students to the language of coding.

UCSD, community colleges trying to boost humanities

While schools at all levels have emphasized science, technology, engineer and mathematics in recent years, a new $2. 6 million grant being shared by UC San Diego and the San Diego Community College District is intended to spark interesting in the dwindling humanities field.

Dr. Luz Chung, Cross-Cultural Center's Faculty in Residence!

The Cross-Cultural Center is excited to announce Dr. Luz Chung as our Faculty of Residence this year, a program involving a series of classroom and community collaborations on topics in education studies and art. Dr. Chung's first event will be on Tuesday October 25th. Hear perspectives and stories from educators of all levels, from elementary to university. Learn about Proposition 58's (Non-English languages Allowed in public Education) impact on this year's ballot.

AP Computer Science Principles Course Aims to Attract More Students to the Field

Read more about how Art Lopez and Beth Simon contributed to offering AP Computer Science Principles at Sweetwater High School, the College Board course will debut across the country during the 2016-2017 academic year.

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