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Record Number of Migrant Students Enroll in Summer Program

Record Number of Migrant Students Enroll in Summer Program

A record number of migrant students have enrolled in a program that will provided important educational opportunities this summer in Ventura County. A total of 850 students have signed up for at-home summer instruction offered by the Migrant Education Program at the Ventura County Office of Education (VCOE). The program provides services to students who […]

Ventura County School Closures

Ventura County School Closures

The following Ventura County school districts have announced upcoming closures in response to the coronavirus. The closure details vary by district, so please click the links below for information about each districts’ plans: Conejo Valley Unified School District Fillmore Unified School District Las Virgenes Unified School District Moorpark Unified School District Oak Park Unified School District Ojai […]

Student Creativity Shines at Hackathon by the Sea

Student Creativity Shines at Hackathon by the Sea

Helping immigrants assimilate, combatting heart disease and saving marine life are some of the issues addressed through new technology created by Ventura County high school students at the third annual Hackathon by the Sea. Last weekend in Camarillo, 157 students spent an entire night creating and coding apps and games with the assistance of more […]

The Education Code

The Education Code

Viewpoint By Merrill Hope Common Core, two words that rattle many parents’ nerves from sea to shining sea; however, there are two other words that should shake us to our very core:  Education Code. The education code is the phantom wrapper around the Common Core that circumvents specificities of curriculum.  It is the framework of […]