California School News Radio

California School News Radio is a weekly podcast focused on education issues at public school districts hosted by Kevin Ausmus and Drew Schlosberg. Peruse our library of clips from past shows.

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The Future is Now: Entrepreneur Camp at Río Hondo College

Posted October 14, 2021

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Posted Title Summary
October 7, 2021 Community Building:
Vaccination Clinics in Whittier Union
Lynwood High School teacher Luis Vega, Bishop Strachan School teacher Paul Toth and Robert College teacher Narciso Argüelles discuss the online art exhibit, Without Borders Without Fears, how art is a prism for interpreting current events, and the importance of art education and cross-cultural collaborations.
September 30, 2021 Without Borders:
Art and Culture in Lynwood, Toronto and Istanbul
Whittier Union Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services Monica Oviedo discusses the District’s weekly vaccination clinics, the benefits of partnering with an independent pharmacy, and communicating with neighboring school districts to ensure that the entire community has access to vaccinations.
September 23, 2021 Taking the Lead:
Fontana Unified’s Student Board Representative
Fontana High School senior Miranda Ordoñez discusses being selected as Fontana Unified’s 2021-22 student Board of Education representative, the social-emotional challenges of the COVID era, her commitment to social justice, and what she is looking forward to in her senior year.
September 16, 2021 Off to a Great Start:
Early Childhood Education at Río Hondo College
Río Hondo College Child Development Center Director Cindy O’Neill discusses the reopening of the center in July, the role the center plays in the Río Hondo College community, its extensive STEAM activities for children, and the benefits of early childhood education.