Today, our fearless leader, Bob Hawkes, brings us a bit of good news and … a bit of bad news. First, the GOOD News.
Congratulations to Burroughs High School and the students and teachers who competed and won in the Region 6 SkillsUSA competition. Jim Hackney and Ireneo Rey won gold medals in the carpentry competition. Arielle Rey and John Quinene brought home gold medals in the automotive contest. Read more here.
Now the bad news: California Community Colleges Chancellor, Jack Scott, Sounds Alarm at the Additional $149 Million Unexpected Budget Cut the System Will Sustain this Academic Year. California’s disinvestment in higher education will have a lasting impact on an entire generation of students. Read more here.