Students build on STEM concepts – literally – to save the planet

Students build on STEM concepts – literally – to save the planet

“If a tree falls in the forest, and no one is there to hear it, you still can. And, so can the world.” The new take on the old adage promotes Rainforest Connection, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that is using repurposed technology to fight illegal logging in...
Carson High showcases Linked Learning projects to potential freshmen

Carson High showcases Linked Learning projects to potential freshmen

Above, Carson High students use their Linked Learning projects to engage eighth-graders interested in attending the school next year. Utilizing projects as diverse as robotics demonstrations and puppet shows, Mandarin lessons and science experiments, students at...
Roosevelt students learn ‘priceless’ lessons during first Mock Trial competition

Roosevelt students learn ‘priceless’ lessons during first Mock Trial competition

Above, students from the Law and Public Service pathway at Roosevelt Senior High School dress and act the part of attorneys and witnesses during the Los Angeles County Mock Trial Competition. It’s a gift when you experience an opportunity that alters your life for the...