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    ‘Mandarin Returns Home’ — SAT Scores Climb for Asian Americans

      According to The National Center for Fair and Open Testing, there’s a disturbing trend in SAT scores in America. Since 2006, the score over all has fallen 20 points, dropping from 1518 to 1498 in 2012, six years later. White students’ average score has fallen by […]

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    Classes Begin August 14 at City College of San Francisco; Financial Aid Opportunities Still Available for Current and New Students

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – There is a lot of good news for current and new City College of San Francisco students. The college is open, fully accredited and many classes are still available for fall 2013.  A variety of financial aid opportunities are also available for […]

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    Three Chinese American High School Students Win Cash For Environmental Presentations

        SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The Chinese American Environmental Professionals Association (CAEPA) was recently joined by the AsianWeek Foundation and San Francisco Supervisor Katy Tang in announcing the three winners of the CAEPA 2013 Environmental Contest, in which high school students from all over […]

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    Rotten To The Common Core / Advanced Stupidity

    Rotten To the Common Core We learned the 80s, 90s and 2000s that The New Math was stupid Outcomes Based Education (OBE) was stupid The Open School was stupid Fuzzy / Reform Math was stupid Whole language was stupid Multicultural Focused Education / Ebonics was […]

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    Your Graduation Announcement Here / Rotten To The Common Core

          Here’s something different for all you high school and college graduates out there. For those of you that want to put up an announcement to brag about your success or bitch about your disapointments, using the comments, give out your name (or […]

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    Local Educators to be Honored for Promoting Diversity at AHSC

    Six extraordinary educators from the Bay Area will be honored for their dedication in promoting cross-cultural diversity in their communities at the Ninth Annual Asian Heritage Street Celebration School Awards Ceremony sponsored by Target. Each awardee will be presented with a glass plaque and a […]

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    NAAAP SF Hosts Career Success Series

      NAAAP SF “Career Success” series Speaker Series 1: “Grad School: Is it Worth It?” Are you a professional or college graduate thinking about going back to school for a graduate degree but not sure if it’s worth it? Or maybe you are a college […]

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    AHSC Seeks School Award Nominations!

        Do you know an educator who is committed to promoting cross cultural diversity? Think the community should be aware of their accomplishments while encouraging others to follow in their lead? We are currently looking for nominees for the 9th Annual Asian Heritage Street […]

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    Students Gather to Remember Japan Earthquake and Tsunami

        On the second anniversary of the tragic earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan in 2011, San Francisco’s George Washington and Abraham Lincoln High Schools teamed up to honor the lives lost and affected by the disaster and to promote the understanding of Japan’s […]

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    Am I on the Right Bus? How to avoid the $100,000 college blunder!

        Without a father or mother in my life, there were no guides for me.  I was left to fend for myself.  Without much direction, I simply attended college because all my friends around me were attending.  And being poor most of my life […]

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