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San Lorenzo Teacher Earns $10,000 Teaching Award

San Lorenzo Teacher Earns $10,000 Teaching Award

Padmini Jambulapati of the KIPP Summit Academy has won a 2014 Harriett Ball Excellence in Teaching Award.
Comcast Offers Free Internet Services to Eligible Families for Back to School

Comcast Offers Free Internet Services to Eligible Families for Back to School

Read on to find out if your family qualifies for up to six months of free Internet service from Comcast.
Letter to the Editor: San Lorenzo Education Association Concerned About Class Size

Letter to the Editor: San Lorenzo Education Association Concerned About Class Size

Teachers in the district are rallying the school board to reduce lower class sizes. What do you think?
Journalism Students at Castro Valley High Win Multiple Awards

Journalism Students at Castro Valley High Win Multiple Awards

The newspaper won several awards for journalism and photography.
Hayward High School Teacher Honored

Hayward High School Teacher Honored

Hayward High School teacher Rick Charles was one of two Bay Area residents to earn an award from the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship.
Teachers in San Lorenzo to Picket This Morning

Teachers in San Lorenzo to Picket This Morning

The teachers will be out at Washington Manor Middle School distributing leaflets.
Burned Playground to Be Rebuilt at Marshall Elementary

Burned Playground to Be Rebuilt at Marshall Elementary

The playground was donated by the PTA.
Arroyo High School Rally Honors 'X Factor' Contestant

Arroyo High School Rally Honors 'X Factor' Contestant

Ellona Santiago was presented with certificates and a warm welcome home on Valentine's Day
Groundbreaking of Athletics and Student Activities Complex at Moreau Catholic High School

Groundbreaking of Athletics and Student Activities Complex at Moreau Catholic High School

Hayward school takes the next step in its master plan to upgrade facilities while announcing the naming of the “Al Vermeil Field” after its legendary football coach.
High School Students Invited to Participate in Poetry Out Loud Competition

High School Students Invited to Participate in Poetry Out Loud Competition

All Alameda County high school students are invited to participate in the 4th annual Poetry Out Loud competition.
Two School Districts Crack Down on School Attendance

Two School Districts Crack Down on School Attendance

San Lorenzo Unified School District will be working with the San Leandro Police Department to improve students' school attendance.
Basketball

Basketball "Catholic School Winter Classic", Other Athletic Events This Winter at Moreau

Join Moreau Catholic High School's athletic program for some awesome athletic events this winter.
Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

Common Core: 5 Ways to Help Kids Adapt to New Standards

A list of tips and ideas to help kids adapt to the new national curriculum requirements in school.
How the Common Core Kills Cursive

How the Common Core Kills Cursive

As cursive becomes endangered in schools, Americans evaluate what it’s really good for.
Understanding Common Core: A Breakdown of the Pros and Cons

Understanding Common Core: A Breakdown of the Pros and Cons

A big change is underway in the world of American education.
California Eighth-Graders Improve Reading Scores but Still Lag Nationally

California Eighth-Graders Improve Reading Scores but Still Lag Nationally

National test score results released Thursday.
Can You Picture Yourself at Moreau Catholic High School?

Can You Picture Yourself at Moreau Catholic High School?

Experience performances by their top-ranking choir and band, and witness your first mock trial at Moreau Catholic High School's Open House.