News & Events Archives: August 2018

Alliance Applauds AB 3188 Passage; Urges Governor to Sign Measure Allowing Districts to Better Communicate Students’ College and Career Preparation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2018 Hilary McLean, Executive Vice President | E: hilary@linkedlearning.org Alliance Applauds AB 3188 Passage; Urges Governor to Sign Measure Allowing Districts to Better Communicate Students’ College and Career Preparation The… Read More

What Do Employers Want in a New Hire? Mostly, Good Speaking Skills

Tuesday August 28th, 2018 |
What executives want the most when they’re hiring new people is strong speaking skills, but they have a tough time finding candidates who are good at it, according to a survey released Tuesday. ... Read Full Article

Neighbors: Long Beach Unified thanks high school interns with annual celebration

Thursday August 23rd, 2018 |
Businesses have long utilized the intern, typically a college student who not runs the occasional errand, but has the opportunity to gain valuable work experience. Long Beach Unified School District gives local high school students… ... Read Full Article

Alliance applauds renewal of a more modern Perkins Fund

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 3, 2018 Hilary McLean, Executive Vice President | E: hilary@linkedlearning.org Alliance applauds renewal of a more modern Perkins Fund The Learning Learning Alliance applauds the reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins… Read More

Visalia high school students volunteer time at Kaweah Delta

Wednesday August 1st, 2018 |
VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) — Around 50 Visalia Unified high school students have committed their summer break to work that will give them a competitive advantage in the medical field someday. Mt. Whitney senior Dayan Moreno… ... Read Full Article