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Education

NAM original coverage, youth media stories and ethnic media articles on education policy and its impact on immigrant and minority families. For more information on NAM education coverage, contact Carolyn Goossen at cgoossen [at] newamericamedia [dot] org.
Who Asked Us? Youth Column / School Matters Column / NAM 2008 Education Fellowship Report / Mosaic Monthly: Education News from the Ethnic Media / Key Contacts for California Reporters Covering Education / Recent Education Reports of Relevance to Reporters / Glossary of Education Terms

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After Protests, Education Activists Strategize

New America Media, News Feature, Nadia Prupis, Mar 17, 2010

Ten days after statewide actions against budget cuts to Californias schools and colleges, activists gathered to strategize next steps.

CA Educators Question National Standards Plan

New America Media, News Analysis, Carolyn Goossen, Mar 12, 2010

Education policy is finally in the spotlight, as the president and state officials focus on creating a set of standards that would be applied to public school students throughout the country. But some California experts question whether it will just repeat the high-stakes mistakes of No Child Left Behind.

There's Hope for California

New America Media, Video, Richard Rodriguez and Sandip Roy, Video by Cliff Parker, Mar 10, 2010

Essayist Richard Rodriguez tells NAM's Sandip Roy why he sees reason for optimism despite persistent unemployment and massive budget cuts to nearly every vital social service.

Protests

WHO ASKED US?Young People on Budget Cuts and Their Futures

YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, Silicon Valley Debug,The Know, Commentary, Various Authors, Mar 06, 2010

Young people all over California rallied to defend public education this week. Three young students share their stories about how the budget cuts are impacting their future.

Students Rally

Students Rally for Their (and Californias) Future

New America Media//YO! Youth Outlook Multimedia, News Report Video, Inga Buchbinder//Video: Mike Siv with Aaron Glantz; Eming Piansay and Donny Lumpkins, Mar 05, 2010

Rallies to protest cuts to public education happened across California on Thursday. Students and teachers explain what's at stake for them in two rallies in San Francisco.

Sacramento Rally

Californians Demand: 'Educate the State'

New America Media, News Report , Seth Sandronsky , Mar 05, 2010

In a day of protests against budget cuts to Californias public schools and higher education system, an estimated 2,000 people rallied at the state Capitol yesterday to call for more affordable and accessible public education.

Out of Work, Back in the Classroom

Black Voices News, News Report, Chris Levister , Mar 02, 2010

The Riverside Community College District registered nearly 40,000 students last fall, about 10 percent more than 2008. At the same time, the district had to cut about 1,000 classes to help overcome a $16.5 million budget gap.

Cal Grant

Last Chance for California College Grant

New America Media, News Report, Carolyn Ji Jong Goossen , Feb 24, 2010

California students have less than a week left to send in their applications for the Cal Grant, the states most generous and most accessible financial aid program.

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