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Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)

Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)
A collection of news and information related to Teaching and Learning published by Tribune Company sources.
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  • Another round of laptops for teachers

    Another round of laptops for teachers
    The Glendale Unified school district is gearing up to spend about $760,000 on computers for more than 650 educators in the last phase of a major initiative to equip teachers with laptops using funds from the $270-million Measure S bond that voters...
  • The Whiteboard Jungle: Students, and what comes after

    The Whiteboard Jungle: Students, and what comes after
    One of the wonders of working with young people is finding out what happened to them years later, and hearkening back on the work I did with them. And when you have taught for nearly a quarter of a century, there are plenty of "years later." I...
  • Students, teachers take part in tug-of-war

    Students, teachers take part in tug-of-war
    The decades-long tradition of students competing in tug-of-war games at Wilson Middle School continued Friday in a rite that helped mark the end of the first quarter of the school year. Sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders played the game against...
  • Docents give children an understanding of nature

    Docents give children an understanding of nature
    High atop a hill in La Crescenta, filled with white sage, California sagebrush and wild cucumber, a plot of land serves not only to allow native plants to flourish, but also to educate local children about the nature that surrounds them. Small groups...
  • Community: At 107, Patrons Club honoree is an inspiration

    Community: At 107, Patrons Club honoree is an inspiration
    The Patrons Club's annual fashion show and luncheon carries the theme “Planting Seeds through Education” and no one exemplifies that thought more than the woman who will be honored during the event on Nov. 1. Receiving the Woman of...
  • Glendale, La Cañada school boards ponder Sagebrush dispute

    Glendale, La Cañada school boards ponder Sagebrush dispute
    This story has been corrected. See details below. Glendale officials are looking into letting parents in the Sagebrush area choose whether to send their children to Jewel City or La Cañada public schools, a move they hope will resolve a decades-old...
  • Public safety instructor arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting teen student

    Public safety instructor arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting teen student
    A public safety instructor is expected to appear in court Friday for allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old Hoover High student, police said. Delvon Jackson was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of two counts of sexual assault on the girl, who...
  • Start the Presses: The heat of burning Sagebrush

    Start the Presses: The heat of burning Sagebrush
    Like a dormant volcano, the long-smoldering Sagebrush issue may be again ready to blow all over Glendale and La Cañada. Students in the New Hampshire-shaped area within La Cañada city limits attend Glendale schools, a quirk of history, geography and...
  • Learning Matters: STEMs from a robotics competition

    Learning Matters: STEMs from a robotics competition
    The event was just a practice-round Lego robotics competition for elementary and middle school students, held at Roosevelt Middle School as a way to introduce new teams to how such competitions work. Nonetheless it was a model of how schools can...
  • Instructor accused of sexual assault gets support from students

    Instructor accused of sexual assault gets support from students
    Family members and current and former Hoover High students showed up to court Friday in support of an instructor accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl at the school. Prosecutors have filed four felony counts against Delvon Jackson, 38,...
  • Clark Magnet team roams to Indiana Robotics Invitational

    Clark Magnet team roams to Indiana Robotics Invitational
    After a successful regular season, members of the Clark Magnet High School robotics team packed up their robots and headed for the Midwest earlier this month, where they competed against some of the best robotics teams in the United States and Canada....
  • Viar settles into GCC as new president

    Viar settles into GCC as new president
    One month into his new job as the president of Glendale Community College, David Viar is staring down the challenge of keeping pace with rising student demand amid years of austerity measures that only recently have stabilized as California's budget...