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Linked Learning: Connecting College and Career

Wednesday April 24th, 2019 |
Visit a high school in Porterville that offers students real-world opportunities through Linked Learning. ... Read Full Article

The Light at the End of the Linked Learning Tunnel

Tuesday April 23rd, 2019 |
As part of my work with ConnectED, I recently had the privilege of serving as a Lead Evaluator for the Linked Learning Alliance’s Gold Certification Pilot. I reviewed three stellar pathways in California: Lancaster High… ... Read Full Article

How One High School Is Connecting Learning to Community Health

Monday April 22nd, 2019 |
Last month’s Linked Learning Convention in Palm Springs offered many opportunities to see and hear about so much good work in the growing number of districts around the country embracing the Linked Learning approach. On… ... Read Full Article

California must design education that keeps up with the times, Influencers say

Monday April 22nd, 2019 |
Each week through November 2019, a selection of our 101 California Influencers answers a question that is critical to California’s future. Topics include education, healthcare, environment, housing and economic growth. California Influencers this week answered… ... Read Full Article

E Pluribus Unum: Out of Many, One

Monday April 15th, 2019 |
On this episode, you will meet Julisa Liang, a senior at Oakland High School in the Law and Social Justice Academy. Her life is like that American motto found on much of our money –… ... Read Full Article

School programs eye gold certification

Monday April 8th, 2019 |
LANCASTER — Eastside High School’s Biomedical Science Academy and Lancaster High School’s Multimedia and Engineering Academy are two of the first 12 pathways statewide to receive a pilot gold certification from the Linked Learning Alliance.… ... Read Full Article

High school students could earn college degrees with partnership between LBCC and Browning

Friday March 29th, 2019 |
Future graduates at Browning High School could one day walk away with a diploma in each hand — and a head start on college or their careers. Officials at Long Beach Unified School District and… ... Read Full Article

A School That Embraces a Trendy Model: The Start-Up

Sunday February 10th, 2019 |
They brainstorm in conference rooms equipped with whiteboards, use high-end computers and equipment and are given free breakfast and lunch. Except these are no start-up workers. ... Read Full Article

In Real Life: How can CBE systems ensure learning is deep, ongoing, and integrated?

Wednesday January 30th, 2019 |
Long before she had GPS on her mobile phone, my mother would navigate for our family road trips using turn-by-turn directions printed out from the American Automobile Association. While my father drove, she would call… ... Read Full Article

The Young and the Woke: It Takes Village

Wednesday December 26th, 2018 |
PODCAST – In this episode, we learn about Leonardo, a senior in the Health Academy at Oakland Technical High School. His story paints a picture of how the path to high school graduation isn’t always… ... Read Full Article