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Published on May 8th, 2024
Orinda teacher of the year is a finalist for county teacher of the year
Michelle Goode, an inclusion specialist at Orinda Union School District, was named one of five Orinda teachers of the year and is also one of four finalists from whom two will be selected as Contra Costa County Teachers of the Year. The 52nd annual Contra Costa County ...By Sora O'Doherty

Published on May 8th, 2024
Transitional kindergarten is open to all Lafayette families
There is huge growth in transitional kindergarten (TK) enrollment in Lafayette, according to Betsy Balmat, Lafayette School District Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction. For the coming school year, 2024/25, Lafayette will have eight TK classrooms ...By Sora O'Doherty

Published on April 24th, 2024
2024-2025 Teachers of the Year
Congratulation Lamorinda Teachers ...

Published on April 24th, 2024
Protests at Lafayette Elementary School spark controversy
On April 8, Lafayette city council members ...By Lou Fancher

Published on April 10th, 2024
Moraga Elementary School Odyssey of the Mind Team qualifies for world tournament
A team of third and fourth graders from Camino Pablo, Los Perales, and Rheem Elementary Schools in Moraga qualified for the world finals for their creative solution to a vehicle-based problem in the STEAM program, Odyssey of the Mind (OM).
Submitted by Liz Coyle

Published on April 10th, 2024
Lafayette school board rejects plan to eliminate AIM class
A very large number of speakers, including ...By Sora O'Doherty

Published on March 27th, 2024
Standardized test-optional and blind policies - When should you submit your scores
The COVID-19 pandemic brought on numerous changes within the standardized testing industry, many colleges shifting to a test-optional admissions process for the 2020-21 admissions cycle. Fast forward a few years and now nearly 1900 colleges and universities in the U.S. ...By Elizabeth LaScala

Published on March 27th, 2024
Miramonte and Campolindo Open Mic sparks connection among teen poets
"Next up," calls Campolindo senior Laurel Tringe, "reading his slam poetry piece about hip-hop. Vinny Yu!"
It's 6 p.m. at the Miramonte library. Sophomore Yu steps onstage. Taps the mic. ...
By Emma Wong

Published on February 28th, 2024
Moraga's teachers rally for fair wages
The Moraga Teachers Association (MTA), who are members of the Classified School Employees Association ( a labor union), held a very vocal rally at the busy intersection of Rheem Boulevard and Moraga Road during evening commute hours on Feb. 21. Its purpose was to bring ...By Vera Kochan

Published on February 14th, 2024
Are summer pay to play programs worth it?
As a high school student, it's likely that you've been extended an invitation, urging you to consider applying for a pre-college program taking place on a college campus over the summer. Most of these programs are for profit (although some award scholarships and some ...By By Elizabeth LaScala

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