Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff (R-Diamond Bar) will host an Education Summit on Thursday, May 1st at the Cypress College Campus. The Summit, which will feature a number of dynamic speakers, will focus on a new and exciting approach to education in California called Linked Learning. It transforms the traditional high school experience by bringing together strong academics, a demanding technical education and real-world experience to help students gain an advantage in high school, postsecondary education and careers.
Cypress College is located at 9200 Valley View Street in Fullerton. The summit will be held at the Humanities Building Lecture Hall Room (Hum-131), and will run from 4:00-6:00 PM. Members of the public are encouraged to attend.
“High Schools are simply not working for large numbers of students,” said Senator Huff. “But I’ve seen results in both California and elsewhere that the Linked Learning approach is working for greater numbers of students. A total of 63 school districts and county offices of education in California have agreed to implement this new approach next fall. …read more
Source: State Senator Bob Huff