Monthly Archives: December 2016

Only 43 Percent of California’s Rural Residents Have Broadband Internet Access

Pacific Standard By Rick Paulas December 23, 2016 When you think of California, you think of its mystic coastline and majestic natural parks. You think of San Francisco’s foggy hills and the glimmering sprawl of Los Angeles. Maybe you think … Continue reading

Stanislaus State receives grant funding to expand teacher prep programs

Turlock Journal By Alysson Aredas, aaredas@turlockjournal.com December 20, 2016 In an effort to mitigate the escalating teacher shortage in California and expand the number of teacher candidates earning STEM and bilingual credentials, Stanislaus State is positioned to develop an integrated … Continue reading

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State awards $20 million in grants to help more school employees become teachers

EdSource By Fermin Leal December 20, 2016 Twenty-five California school districts and county offices of education will share $20 million in state grants to help their support staff earn teaching credentials. The funding from the California Classified School Employee Teacher … Continue reading

Summit: Strong supply of housing and water key to upward mobility in California

California Economic Summit December 16, 2016 While leaders at the 2016 California Economic Summit this week explored ways to train and graduate more skilled and degreed workers, the challenge of providing enough water and housing to sustain that workforce also … Continue reading

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Saint Agnes Medical Center Grants $125,000 to Nursing Mobile Unit

Fresno State News By Melissa Tav December 15, 2016 Saint Agnes Medical Center awarded $125,000 to expand the Fresno State School of Nursing’s Community Health Mobile Unit. Since its launch in fall 2015, more than 4,000 individuals have received services … Continue reading

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