Students ‘challenged’ to solve complex problems and become tomorrow’s leaders

Students ‘challenged’ to solve complex problems and become tomorrow’s leaders

Above: Excited members of this year’s Challenge Los Angeles competitors from Grant Senior High School, from left, senior Ashley Chavarria and juniors Miriam Lara, Vanessa Vazquez and Alexis Chavarria. by Monica Carazo, Office of Communications Students are often told...
Local District South, Los Angeles Trade Tech innovate to create new pathways to higher education

Local District South, Los Angeles Trade Tech innovate to create new pathways to higher education

Above: “Let’s go to college!” Senior Adrian Frias from Rancho Dominguez Preparatory School in Long Beach speaks about his positive experiences with dual enrollment programs. By Eric Grow, Local District South Expanding on a recent agreement allowing...
Venice High educator named a California Teacher of the Year

Venice High educator named a California Teacher of the Year

Above, Venice Senior High teacher Kirsten Farrell receives accolades from supporters during a Gondoliers football game. Kirsten Farrell, a health science and medical technology teacher for Venice Senior High School, has been named by State Schools Superintendent Tom...