Saturday classes launch San Pedro High students on STEM career trajectory

Saturday classes launch San Pedro High students on STEM career trajectory

Look through job listings and there’s no shortage of openings for those with a background in science, technology, engineering and math. Typically, these are not just any jobs either. They pay well, offer health insurance, other benefits and opportunities for career...
Bell High Magnet student aces AP Spanish language exam with perfect score

Bell High Magnet student aces AP Spanish language exam with perfect score

Above, Genesis Aguilera, pictured with Spanish teacher Dulce León, earned a perfect score on her Advanced Placement exam. When the Advanced Placement Spanish Language and Culture Exam was given in May, a total of 163,405 students tested their knowledge and skill in...
New planning guide helps Latino students gear up for a college degree

New planning guide helps Latino students gear up for a college degree

Above, Education Secretary John King Jr. and Alejandra Ceja, executive director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, speak about greater college access for Latino students.  With a bachelor’s degree from Harvard, a law degree from...