LOS ANGELES – (November 19, 2020) – When you’re not sure where you’re going to sleep at night, algebra lessons or writing a history report are the last things you’re thinking about. These are the challenges faced by housing-insecure students and their teachers every day – especially during remote learning. According to a recent study from […]
Month: November 2020
Under the direction of Chef Shanel Burnias, culinary CTE pathway students are cooking together on video conferencing to perfect knife skills, cooking methods and baking techniques.
High School Media Arts Students Find Workarounds to Keep Their Project Alive Outside of the Studio Classroom
LOS ANGELES (November 13, 2020) – No studio equipment. No access to fancy editing software. No group excursions to shoot footage. How can media arts students who are usually hands-on and shoulder-to-shoulder keep their projects alive during distance learning? Just ask a team of six high school Media Arts students from Learn4Life. They found ways […]
Since March, our students have faced more challenges than ever – yet 2,500+ kept working hard and earned their diploma. Each of our schools has been creative to make sure that graduating during the school closures was fun and befitting of their achievement. So, we created a video to capture some great graduation moments of […]
It’s an all-too-common situation for struggling students in agricultural communities like Fresno where Uriel Ramirez, 20, grew up. Without a diploma, options for supporting themselves and their family are limited. High school dropouts are the lowest paid workers and have the highest unemployment rate. They make about $27,000 less per year than those with a […]
Ever since Julia Childs stepped in front of a TV camera 57 years ago to prepare an omelet, people have been learning culinary skills via television cooking shows. So, it was an easy transition for Learn4Life high schools to continue their Career Technical Education (CTE) classes for aspiring chefs during distance learning. Under the direction […]