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95 Percent Of California High School Seniors Pass Exit Exam

New data shows that the percentage of California seniors passing the high school exit exam required for graduation matched last year’s results.

09/19/2014

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Education Of A Hacker: One Woman’s Journey

As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.

09/15/2014

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At The Frontiers Of Science

Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.

09/15/2014

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How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection Process

According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.

09/15/2014

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Top STEM High Schools In The Country & How They Are Making A Difference

With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.

09/15/2014

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New Developments In West Sacramento Increase Job Opportunities

The cities of West Sacramento and Davis are being transformed with new developments to be constructed, as well as new businesses moving into the cities creating many new jobs.

09/15/2014

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Sacramento VP Uses Degree To Find Success In Global Real Estate Organization

Aaron Frederick, Vice President of Colliers International Sacramento, discusses how his degree in business administration and management led to his success.

09/15/2014

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Engineer Urges Girls To Smash Stereotypes

Today’s students have more reasons than ever to care about engineering.

09/08/2014

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Engineering A Love For Science In Kids

Kevin Jarrett isn’t your typical computer teacher. His students build walls from clay, sand and water. They design parachutes from coffee filters. And it’s perfectly fine if the things they build don’t work the first time.

09/08/2014

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Sacramentan Receives Full Scholarship To Pursue Dream Of Becoming A Teacher

Mother of four, Annette Hidalgo – inspired by her children – decided now was the time to follow her dream and obtain her teaching degree.

09/08/2014

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Sacramento Teacher Relies On Psychology Degree To Help In The Classroom

Education was this Sacramento teacher’s second career but she chose educational psychology to enhance her teaching skills and interaction with her students.

09/08/2014

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Vice President Biden Leads Initiative On Job-Training Programs

More than three million job openings in the U.S. go unfilled for months, according to the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.

09/08/2014

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