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The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler

By Fran Austin On April 16, 2015, the Westlake Village Cinema presented, in limited release, a Yom Hashoa Film, The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler, starring Anna Paquin, Gorin Visnjic, and Marica Gay Harden. The event was sponsored by the Conejo Jewish Academy. The film details the story of Irena Sendler (Sendlerowa), a Polish social […]

School Common Core California opt-out debut held 11-6-13

School Common Core California opt-out debut held 11-6-13

By Debra Tash & George Miller     A forum on the new de facto national Common Core Standards and curriculum was held at Calvary Chapel in Newbury Park on November 6th, 2013, to explain WHY it’s desirable to “opt-out” of Common Core “data mining,” and HOW to do it. A previous debate in June […]