May 23, 2023

Advocating for Healthier School Lunches

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond has approved $585 million from funds in the state budget to provide much-needed upgrades to school kitchens in California. This would allow schools to provide freshly prepared, healthy meals to all students and […]
May 16, 2023

SEL: Understanding Your Emotions

Have you ever witnessed your child having a difficult time concentrating because he/she is overwhelmed with emotion? Do you know what triggers your adolescent? Is your home a safe place to feel feelings? Social emotional skills are essential elements for […]
May 8, 2023

May is AANHPI Heritage Month

May is Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) Heritage Month. This month is dedicated to celebrating the cultures, traditions, and achievements of this community as well as their contribution and influence on the history of our country. There […]
April 25, 2023

We Need More Girls in STEM

Although women make up nearly half of all employees in the U.S. economy, they hold only 28% of STEM jobs. Women of color face an even greater lack of representation, with Black and Hispanic women accounting for only 2% of […]
April 19, 2023

Earth Day Events Near You

April 22nd is Earth Day! According to, one billion people in more than 193 countries celebrate the beauty of Mother Earth. This year the official theme is “Invest in Our Planet.”  This celebration is an opportunity to raise awareness […]
April 14, 2023

National Environmental Education Week 2023

National Environmental Education Week highlights the critical work educators do to instill a passion for science and the environment in their students. This year it takes place on April 19-23.   The goal is to create awareness of the damage […]