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Casa Pacifica Staff Spotlight | Veteran Para-educator Teaches Lessons Through Laughter

Casa Pacifica Staff Spotlight | Veteran Para-educator Teaches Lessons Through Laughter

Casa Pacifica’s Nonpublic School is back in session! For seasoned paraeducator James Thomas, better known as Jay R, it’s a time of year he always looks forward to. “The kids come back from summer and they’ve grown so much!” said Jay R, “It’s nice to reconnect after not seeing the kids for a few months.” […]

Protecting young minds when marijuana is legal

Protecting young minds when marijuana is legal

By Stan Mantooth & Dr. Robert Levin   On Jan. 1, marijuana – a substance that affects youth differently than adults — will become legal for retail sale in California. Although the federal government still classifies cannabis as illegal, California voters have elected to legalize it for adults age 21 and older. We write not to debate […]