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Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)

Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE)
A collection of news and information related to Teaching and Learning published by Tribune Company sources.
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Top Teaching and Learning (INACTIVE) Articles

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  • District brings back abuse hotline

    With more attention being paid to the potentially tragic effects of bullying, particularly online, Burbank Unified has resurrected a hotline for students to report abuse. As students prepare to return from summer break, Tom Steele, director of student...
  • A protocol for student safety

    As a player, Hoover High School football Coach Andrew Policky shrugged off headaches and injuries to become a stalwart wide receiver. A graduate of Arcadia High in 1998, he never once thought to go over to a trainer when he “got his bell rung”...
  • Burbank Unified kicks off new school year, teacher training

    Burbank Unified kicks off new school year, teacher training
    School is back in session for Burbank Unified. At Burroughs High School on Monday morning, teachers prepared to welcome roughly 2,650 students. In the quad, where posters advertised the Back to School Picnic on Aug. 24 and the Sept. 15 talent show,...
  • LoVett enjoyed success out of the gate for Providence

    The area has seen some outstanding boys' basketball players come through the city's high schools over the decades. In the mid-1960s, a lanky sharp-shooting Lynn Shackelford made a name for himself at Burroughs High. The CIF Southern Section Player of the...
  • Basketball was king at Providence during 2012-12 campaign

    This is the fourth in a four-part series looking back on the sports accomplishments of the four local high schools during the 2011-12 year. This installment is Providence High: Basketball reigned supreme at Providence High during the 2011-12 campaign....
  • District sees gains in test scores

    The Burbank Unified School District saw significant gains in standardized test scores when results were released Friday. The state’s Standards Testing and Reporting (STAR) program evaluates student comprehension of English, math, science and...
  • Burbank school district looks at bullying rules

    State legislation regarding cyberbullying is spurring changes to Glendale Unified's own policies as school officials address the ways in which social media websites and other electronic media have affected their ability to monitor student activities....
  • Paramo is just a kid at heart

    Paramo is just a kid at heart
    One reason John Paramo — the new principal at John Burroughs High School — feels he can understand teenagers is because he considers himself a child at heart. “Most parents say, ‘How can you deal with teenagers?' For me, it's a...
  • Rebecca Mieliwocki lauded as Teacher of the Year

    Rebecca Mieliwocki lauded as Teacher of the Year
    Flanked by her family and colleagues, President Obama today called Burbank Unified teacher Rebecca Mieliwocki — the 2012 national Teacher of the Year — “the definition of ‘above and beyond.'” Mieliwocki, a Glendale...
  • LoVett named All-American

    LoVett named All-American
    He put up big numbers, made a huge impact and enjoyed a wildly successful freshman season. Marcus LoVett Jr. also earned his share of awards locally, including being named CIF Southern Section Division V-A Player of the Year, Liberty League Player of the...
  • Bell-Jeff grads get a 'step closer to adulthood'

    Bell-Jeff grads get a 'step closer to adulthood'
    Fifty-five Bellarmine-Jefferson High School seniors received their diplomas Sunday during a graduation mass at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. Senior class president Elijah Reed, 18, said that the ceremony was a culmination of everyone's hard...
  • Burroughs High grad Emily Tubert named All-American for second straight year

    Bits and pieces from the local sports scene. Burroughs graduate wins second-straight honor at Arkansas: Former Burroughs High standout Emily Tubert surely didn't endure a sophomore slump this season playing for the University of Arkansas women's golf...