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10 Things Parents Can Do to Help Kids Increase Achievement

Repost from Bright Hub Education: Although it is your child that must ultimately put in the work required, there are steps...

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FREE STEM Program for Middle School Boys (Deadline 9/15)

SMASH prep has the express goal of increasing the pipeline of viable Bay Area African American males for SMASH Academy...

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Classroom Confusion: What is the Common Core?

The Common Core has been at the center of controversy at many school districts. But what exactly does this new...

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A Long Ride Toward A New China

Repost from New York Times. Every summer, the 59-year-old Chinese blogger Zhang Shihe rides his bicycle thousands of miles to...

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Open Enrollment for 4th Graders @ Yu Ming School

Second Enrollment Period for Fourth Grade We have exhausted our wait list for Fourth Grade and will have a couple...

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10 Inspiring Chinese Proverbs about Life

1. [与其]临渊羡鱼,不如退而结网。《汉书·董仲书传》 [yǔ qí] lín yuān xiàn yú,bù rú tuì ér jié wǎng。《hàn shū · dǒng zhòng shū zhuàn 》...

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Sesame Street for Mandarin Language Learners

Everyone loves Sesame Street. Now Mandarin language learners have a great opportunity to learn Mandarin while watching Sesame Street.

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Reading Rainbow Makes a $4M Come Back!!

The excitement around the Reading Rainbow Kickstarted campaign continues to gain a lot of attention. Hosted by LeVar Burton, the reimagined...

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Lupita’s Video Helps Mainstream Media Redefine What is Beautiful

  Vogue recently released ‘Braids’ – a new mini-documentary featuring Lupita Nyong’o. In June, Lupita, gathered six of her closest friends for...

Lupita Nyong’o Delivers Moving ‘Black Women in Hollywood’ Acceptance Speech

Lupita Nyong’o Delivers Moving ‘Black Women in Hollywood’ Acceptance Speech

Newcomer Lupita Nyong’o was honored with the Best Breakthrough Performance Award at the 7th annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon...

Oscars 2014: Watch Lupita Nyong’o’s Emotional Acceptance Speech

Oscars 2014: Watch Lupita Nyong’o’s Emotional Acceptance Speech

Reposted from Times A year ago, most of the world hadn’t heard of Lupita Nyong’o — but in her acceptance...

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How do you say “Boring” in Mandarin?

If your child loves to highlight how bored they are this will be a great new word for them to...

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