Teacher Appreciation Week Spotlight: San Pedro High band director honored for dedication to students and music

Teacher Appreciation Week Spotlight: San Pedro High band director honored for dedication to students and music

San Pedro High School Principal Jeanette Stevens, left, and teacher Darnella Davidson traveled to Nashville for the CMA awards ceremony Darnella Davidson, a legendary music teacher at San Pedro High School, has been honored by the Country Music Association for...
Tom Bradley Magnet honors legendary educator Genevieve Shepherd

Tom Bradley Magnet honors legendary educator Genevieve Shepherd

Above, Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson unveils a sign dedicating the corner of West 39th Street and Dublin Avenue to Dr. Genevieve Shepherd, a legendary educator and community activist. Students and teachers from Thomas Bradley Global Awareness Magnet...
Girls academy honors Michelle King at inaugural ‘LaunchHerFuture’ breakfast

Girls academy honors Michelle King at inaugural ‘LaunchHerFuture’ breakfast

Above: From left, Girls academy students Leila Shiva, Emily Amador-Menzie, Jessica Sinnathamby and Zelda Moriwaki celebrate sisterhood at L.A. Unified’s first all-female STEM academy, now in its second year. The Girls Academic Leadership Academy – California’s first...
Mayor Garcetti brokers new partnership with Netflix and Bernstein High School

Mayor Garcetti brokers new partnership with Netflix and Bernstein High School

Above: Bernstein High School senior Jonathon Castorena shakes hands with Mayor Eric Garcetti during his third visit to the Hollywood campus. In effort to grow the next generation of entertainment industry movers and shakers, Netflx has agreed to “adopt” Helen...
Harbor Teacher Prep Earns Highest National Award for Achievement – Again

Harbor Teacher Prep Earns Highest National Award for Achievement – Again

Above, The national Blue Ribbon School award ceremony included, from left, teachers Amber Smith and Yolanda Kol; Board District 7 Deputy Chief of Staff Nancy Ceballos; School Board Member Dr. Richard Vladovic; Principal Jan Murata; Bobbi Billalobos, vice president...