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Tuesday, Mar 2, 2010

Mall Rats' New Role Model: TeachBar

Mall Rats' New Role Model: TeachBar

One good man, one good idea -- and one contest changing lives in the East Bay.

Friday, Feb 26, 2010

The Hispanic Achievement Gap in Silicon Valley

The Hispanic Achievement Gap in Silicon Valley

Ron Gonzales, CEO of the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley (and former mayor of San Jose), tells us we all stand to lose when Latino students don't realize their full potential.

Friday, Feb 26, 2010

What is "Schoogle"?

What is "Schoogle"?

Google maps, Google phones, now Google schools? The Silicon Valley giant is offering free technology to public schools all over the country. We'll take you inside a Bay Area high school to see how it works.

Friday, Nov 11, 2016

Jessica Aguirre

Jessica Aguirre

Jessica Aguirre is the 6 and 11 pm evening anchor at NBC Bay Area News and an Emmy award winning journalist.

Tuesday, Mar 2, 2010

Barton Reading Program

Barton Reading Program

It's been said that reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. But research shows the deck is stacked against children who are poor readers at the end of first grade -- their chances of ever becoming...

Friday, Feb 12, 2010

The Science of the Winter Olympics

The Science of the Winter Olympics

Bay Area teachers are using the Olympic Games to teach kids about math and science. The Silicon Valley Education Foundation teamed up with NBC Learn -- the educational arm of NBC News -- and the National Science...

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2010

Teaching Kids Green Tech Skills

Teaching Kids Green Tech Skills

A San Francisco student talks about attending the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen

Friday, Jan 29, 2010

A Not-So-Starving Artist Steps In to Help a Starving Arts Program

A Not-So-Starving Artist Steps In to Help a Starving Arts Program

Acclaimed painter Franco Mondini-Ruiz has some strong feelings about the staggering budget cuts that have left arts education in a shambles in many schools districts across the country. "By not promoting...

Friday, Jan 8, 2010

Math and Science Education Part 1

Math and Science Education Part 1

Jessica talks about math and science education with Dice.com's Rob Dumas, Edna DeVore from SETI and Muhammed Chaudhry, Silicon Valley Education Foundation.

Friday, Jan 22, 2010

A Contract for Parents?

A Contract for Parents?

Experts weigh in on whether contracts for parents make a difference

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Veteran Claims He Had to Drop Class for Saying 'Go Trump'

Veteran Claims He Had to Drop Class for Saying 'Go Trump'

Marine Corps veteran claims he is being discriminated for being a Trump supporter.

Full Circle: 'Full House' Cast Returns to Iconic SF Home

Full Circle: 'Full House' Cast Returns to Iconic SF Home

It's a full house — literally — at the San Francisco home immortalized by the famous eponymous 80's sitcom.

Faculty Member at USC Stabbed on Campus

Faculty Member at USC Stabbed on Campus

Los Angeles officials say a possible faculty member has been fatally stabbed at the University of Southern California.

Bernie Sanders Supporters Flock to Cal Campus for Speech

Bernie Sanders Supporters Flock to Cal Campus for Speech

Bernie Sanders supporters turned out at UC Berkeley's Zellerbach to hear the senator from Vermont speak as part of his book tour on Friday. Some said it a sort of group therapy session for progressives...

Trump Risks China Rift After Talks With Taiwan Leader

Trump Risks China Rift After Talks With Taiwan Leader

President-elect Donald Trump spoke Friday with the president of Taiwan, a move that will be sure to anger China. It is highly unusual, perhaps unprecedented, for a U.S. president or president-elect to...

SJ Inmates Appear in Court For First Time Since Jail Escape

SJ Inmates Appear in Court For First Time Since Jail Escape

Two inmates appeared in court Friday for the first time since they broke out from Santa Clara County jail in San Jose the night before Thanksgiving and stayed on the loose until earlier this week.