Exciting Times for Science Education

Students and their parents may find themselves discovering a new source of interest and motivation in the classroom in the form of science class. There are reasons for this – primarily, science class being a place where kids can indulge their curiosity about the natural world, and also the recent innovations that are making science much more hands-on.

Exciting Times for Science Education

By Carolyn Alverson-Thornton At the time of year when parents and students alike are busily preparing to go back to school – scrambling to get the supplies they will need, possibly attending orientations or signing up for activities, and some students will be starting a new school or level. In addition to looking forward to […]

Berkeley Bay Festival

Family Fun at the Berkeley Marina Berkeley, California (Feb, 2017) – Join us at the Berkeley Bay Festival on Saturday, April 8th, 2017 from 11am-4pm.  This free outdoor event at the Berkeley Marina is filled with entertainment, food, boating, educational activities, and information on exciting family outings and summer programs. The first Bay Festival was […]

Danville Native Enters U.S. Naval Academy

Donald P. Lofe, III, a graduate of De La Salle High School in Concord, California was inducted into the U.S. Naval Academy Class of 2020 Thursday, June 30, 2016 and began six challenging weeks of basic midshipman training as part of Plebe Summer.   Approximately 1,200 candidates are selected each year for the Academy’s “plebe” or freshman class, and each student is required to participate in Plebe […]

Powerful Tools to get into College

By Elizabeth LaScala, PhD ;                                                                                                     […]

Free Family Art Day to Explore, Create 

WALNUT CREEK — Do your kids love to tinker and create? Is your family’s idea of heaven digging into fresh clay or painting together? Civic Arts Education is opening their doors to parents, guardians and kids to explore their creative sides together on Saturday, April 25. Family Art Day will be a fun and free family event from 10 a.m.-2 […]