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Monterey Bay Aquarium gets national award for partnership with Watsonville community

The 10-year science education partnership between the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Pajaro Valley Unified School District and the Watsonville community has been honored with the Noyce Foundation's "Bright Light" award.

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Watsonville-area teens learning conservation through Monterey Bay Aquarium

Teenagers from Pajaro Valley, Watsonville and Aptos high schools are learning about environmental conservation this summer through the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

Salinas principal demoted to 6th grade teacher position

Salinas principal demoted to 6th grade teacher position

Dozens of parents, students and even some teachers are speaking loud and clear to a local school district.


Millenium Charter High School accredited for 9th, 10th grades; 11th coming soon

Millennium Charter High School has been fully accredited for grades 9 and 10 by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.


7 local schools honored as "California Distinguished Schools"

Seven local schools have been named to the state's list of distinguished elementary schools, state officials said Wednesday.

Financial Aid Counselors Helping Children of Farm Workers Get Into College

CSUMB Financial Aid Counselors will be in Salinas Wednesday to help children of farm workers get into college.


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What are legal options for cyber-bullying victims?

If a student becomes a target of a cyber-bully, what can be done? What legal options are available to the student and parents?

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Estate planning for college students … really?

What most new college students don't fully grasp is that for the first time in their lives, they are truly outside of their parents control. For that reason, they should look at some basic estate planning.

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