Education

Student Walk Out - Gun Protest
Student Walk Out - Gun Protest (Photo credit: John Sommers II/Courier Journal via USA Today Network)
Jenna Lane
March 14, 2018 - 4:55 pm
Instead of joining the National Walkout Day, some students had a teach-in and a moment of silence honoring the 17 victims of the Parkland, Florida shooting. KCBS Radio’s Jenna Lane reports from San Francisco.
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Student Walk Out - Gun Protest
Student Walk Out - Gun Protest (Photo credit: John Sommers II/Courier Journal via USA Today Network)
March 14, 2018 - 2:10 pm
Students at schools around the Bay Area walked out of school today as part of a national action to call for gun reform legislation in the wake of a deadly mass shooting at a high school in Florida exactly one month ago.
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Sheppard Middle School Students
Sheppard Middle School Students (Photo credit: Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio)
Matt Bigler
March 08, 2018 - 2:11 pm
Schools across California are celebrating International Women's Day today. KCBS Radio's Matt Bigler went to a middle school in East San Jose where students created a "human billboard" to display the power of women...
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Fairmont Hotel San Francisco
Fairmont Hotel San Francisco (Photo credit: Margie Shafer/KCBS Radio)
Margie Shafer
March 07, 2018 - 4:44 pm
San Francisco Unified High School students took part in some "workbased learning" ...shadowing employers in the tourism and hospitality industries. KCBS Radio's Margie Shafer reports from San Francisco's Nob Hill....where students got a first hand look at the hotel industry.
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Veterinary Assistant
Veterinary Assistant (Photo credit: Lightfield Studios Prod.)
Jenna Lane
February 26, 2018 - 4:17 pm
The San Francisco SPCA is launching what it calls a first-in-the-nation apprenticeship for prospective veterinary assistants. The two-year program begins this spring…
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Chadwick Boseman and Florence Kasumba in "Black Panther"
Chadwick Boseman and Florence Kasumba in "Black Panther" (Photo credit: Disney/Marvel Studios)
Ron Del Rosario
February 26, 2018 - 2:31 pm
With a $1 million donation to help the Boys & Girls Clubs of America's STEM programs, The Walt Disney Company also plans to open a center for innovation in Oakland.
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Gunn High School Student Protest
Gunn High School Student Protest (Photo credit: Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio)
Matt Bigler
February 26, 2018 - 10:38 am
Anyone with a teenager in the house knows how busy high school students can be. But some teens are now making room in their schedules for political activism in the wake of the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida...
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Student Protests
Student Protests (Photo credit: Darin Oswald/Idaho Statesman/TNS)
Melissa Culross
February 24, 2018 - 2:58 pm
Elite universities are assuring students that their admission prospects won't be hurt if they participate in responsible protests. KCBS Radio's Melissa Culross reports...
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