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  • Education Bulletin - September 2016
  • • New episode of 'Spotlight on the SCCOE'
    • County students exceed state averages
    • Foster youth create websites
    • Recent board activities
    • Civic engagement video contest kicks off
    • Website provides civic education resources
    • Series helps parents navigate public schools
    • Upcoming Events

  • Education Bulletin - July 2016
  • • Resolution supports anti-discrimination, gun safety reform
    • Event helps give all students the 'Right Start'
    • 'Why I Teach' PSA series wraps up
    • Upcoming events
    • Recent board activities
    • First-ever 'Together for Readiness' symposium a success
    • Ed Tech team targets up and coming leaders
    • Students visit Washington D.C.
    • New Chief Public Affairs Officer
    • SCCOE receives accreditation

  • Education Bulletin - June 2016
  • • 2016 Teachers of the Year announced
    • Hats off to the class of 2016
    • Communications staff receives awards
    • SCCOE presents at Getty conference
    • Recent board activities
    • "Spotlight on the SCCOE" highlights early learning
    • Teacher PSA series focuses on "Why I Teach"
    • STEM and Work Readiness Training program highlights cross-agency collaboration
    • Upcoming events

  • Education Bulletin - May 2016
  • • County Superintendent hosts new TV series
    • Strong Start delegation advocates for early learning
    • AED receives WASC accreditation
    • Long-term trends show incremental increase in county grad rates
    • STEAM Engine rolls into the SCCOE
    • Recent board activities
    • Event paints picture of student talent
    • Awards ceremony honors students
    • SCCOE launches Teacher PSA series
    • Upcoming events

  • Education Bulletin - April 2016
  • • County Superintendent joins celebration on Capitol Hill
    • Event focuses on engaging immigrant communities
    • SCCOE nominates Classified Employees of the Year
    • Recent board activities
    • First annual STEAM symposium a success
    • Superintendents Orientation upcoming
    • Upcoming events

  • Education Bulletin - March 2016
  • • Tiny house, big impact
    • Inaugural event focuses on parent engagement
    • New member sought for committee
    • Teacher Recruitment Fair a success
    • SCCOE receives national award
    • Board commemorates National Women's History Month
    • Recent board activities

  • Education Bulletin - February 2016
  • • "My Name, My Identity" campaign announced at CDE Global Education Summit
    • Register today for the third annual Heart and Soles 5K
    • Lawsuit impacts release of California student data; opt-out form available to parents
    • SCCOE leader shares innovative school practices in new book
    • Santa Clara County Board of Education recognizes inclusion leader Charmaine Warmenhoven
    • Students swarm SCCOE for Santa Clara County Spelling Bee
    • Jeff Schmidt named Region 8 ACSA CTE Administrator of the Year
    • Recent board activities

  • Education Bulletin - January 2016
  • • Superintendent Gundry delivers first annual State of the COE address
    • Register today for the third annual Heart and Soles 5K
    • Santa Clara County students named as finalists in Intel Science Talent Search
    • Register for Asian American & Pacific Islander Educators Meeting, Feb. 10
    • Recent board activities
    • 9th Annual Migrant Education Parent Conference showcases holistic approach to student
    • Future attorneys strut their stuff at the Mock Trial Invitational
    • SCCOE co-hosts student-teacher digital media conference
    • Global Education Summit coming to SCCOE

  • Education Bulletin - December 2015
  • • SCCOE welcomes new Chief Schools Officer
    • New federal act (ESSA) means more localized school governance
    • Song voted president of County Board of Education
    • Recent board activities

  • Education Bulletin - November 2015
  • • Ribbon cutting launches formal beginning of Opportunity Youth Academy
    • Chinese Star Contest winners celebrated at awards ceremony.
    • Educare honors SCCBOE, Superintendent Gundry for commitment to early learning
    • Recent board activities

  • Education Bulletin - October 2015
  • • SCCOE celebrates major win for early learning at Educare ribbon-cutting
    • Driving Dreams Tour comes to San Jose
    Events around the COE
    • SCCOE recognized by President Obama for its commitment to Educational Excellence for Hispanics
    • Staff ready to serve students impacted by new CAHSEE law
    • Recent board activities

  • Education Bulletin - July 2015
  • • SCCOE focuses resources on closing the achievement gap
    • Board actions in July
    • Leadership changes at SCCOE enhance coordination of services
    • 2015 Santa Clara County Teachers of the Year announced

  • Education Bulletin - June 2015
  • • SCCOE celebrates graduation season
    • Board actions in June
    • SCCOE honored with Telly Awards
    • Second annual Inclusion Collaborative Conference, Oct. 29 & 30

  • Education Bulletin - May 2015
  • • New Chief Technology Officer announced
    • Strong Start Santa Clara County unveils website
    • Analysis of graduation and dropout rates released for 2013-14
    • Hoffmann Awards videos showcase innovative programs
    • County Board of Education appoints new trustee
    • Board honors County Classified Employees of the Year
    • Board actions in May

  • Education Bulletin - April 2015
  • • New user-friendly charter schools webpage debuts
    • Equal Opportunity Schools program looks to close equity gaps
    • Parents and students invited to delve into new state standards
    • Educators focus on trends related to AAPI student population
    • Board actions in April

  • Education Bulletin - March 2015
  • • County Board accepting applications for vacant Area 3 seat
    • Register today for countywide Teacher Recruitment Fair
    • SCCOE honored at bilingual educators conference
    • Elizabeth Calhoon named ACSA State Technology Administrator of the Year
    • Walden West scholarship opportunities
    • WorkAbility Job Fair provides employment opportunities to students
    • Board actions in March

  • Education Bulletin - February 2015
  • • Educare partners take hardhat tour of new facility
    • February focuses on Career Technical Education
    • Rotary PlayGarden now open in San Jose
    • Live streaming of County Office board meetings now available
    • Science fair provides opportunities for STEM learning
    • Cultural exchange program comes to San Jose
    • Board actions in February

  • Education Bulletin - January 2015
  • • Alternative Education students celebrate successes
    • Multilingual Education Services team honored with NABE award
    • Assistance available for district salary requests
    • Heart & Soles 5K supports student health and nutrition
    • Media & Communications honored at CalSPRA Conference
    • Board actions in January

  • Education Bulletin - December 2014
  • • School districts honored at Wall of Honor unveiling
    • Districts celebrate Computer Science Education Week
    • Heart & Soles 5K supports student health and nutrition
    • Help make Educare at Silicon Valley a reality
    • Board actions in December

  • Education Bulletin - November 2014
  • • Opportunity for students to earn community service hours
    • Computer Science Education Week, Dec. 8 to 14
    • Board actions in November
    • Golden Bell Award bestowed upon two SCCOE programs
    • Awards given in San Jose-Silicon Valley 1st Chinese Star Contest

  • Education Bulletin - October 2014
  • • SV Reads focuses on "Homeland and Home"
    • SCCOE honors top teachers for 2014
    • Board actions in October
    • Celebrate Digital Citizenship Week
    • Inclusion Collaborative State Conference, Oct. 23 & 24

  • Education Bulletin - September 2014
  • • State Superintendent Forum, Sept. 27
    • SCCOE hosts first ever EdTech Innovation Symposium
    • High School Exit Exam results released
    • College Day encourages students to strive for opportunities in higher education
    • The Leader in Me book tour comes to Santa Clara County
    • Board actions in September

  • Education Bulletin - August 2014
  • • Educators learn how to incorporate Google Apps into the classroom
    • Chinese Star competition highlights importance of bilingual skills for students
    • Walden West recognized with community award
    • Board actions in August

  • Education Bulletin - July 2014
  • • SCCOE welcomes new Superintendent Jon Gundry
    • SCCOE staff present at national school communications conference
    • Grants available for new Science & Sustainability Center
    • Board actions in July

  • Education Bulletin - June 2014
  • • Sole finalist chosen for SCCOE superintendent position
    • Teachers delve into Common Core in summer sessions
    • SCCOE honored with Telly Awards
    • 18th Annual Young Artists Showcase
    • SCCOE presents EPIC new program for educators
    • Board actions in June

  • Education Bulletin - May 2014
  • • Educare San Jose groundbreaking, June 5
    • Board actions in May
    • Board celebrates contributions of Classified Employees
    • Newest special education school site opens

  • Education Bulletin - April 2014
  • • Head Start staff & partners celebrated by SCCBOE
    • 7th Annual Migrant Parent Conference, May 17
    • Board actions in April
    • SCCBOE to cosponsor Mayoral Forum on May 10
    • PlayGarden construction begins

  • Education Bulletin - March 2014
  • • Outstanding programs named Hoffmann Award winners
    • SCCOE provides LCAP assistance
    • Board actions in March
    • A Look at Learning Annual Showcase, April 29
    • March is National Arts Education Month

  • Education Bulletin - February 2014
  • • February is National Career Technical Education Month
    • County high schoolers compete for Mock Trial title
    • Board actions in February
    • Districts to meet with teachers at recruitment fair
    • Multilingual Education team highlights national conference
    • Reporting tool available for district salary requests

  • Education Bulletin - January 2014
  • • Supporting healthy food options in county schools
    • Early learning forum focuses on legislative proposals
    • Board actions in January
    • CDE seeks to honor exemplary classified employees
    • Submit student art for young artist competition

  • Education Bulletin - December 2013
  • • SCCOE champions bilingualism and biliteracy
    • Board actions in December
    • SJ/SV2020 speaker series, Dec. 16 & 17
    • Technology Services launching new data center

  • Education Bulletin - November 2013
  • • Title III Accountability Report results released
    • SCCOE launches STEAM initiative
    • Board actions in November
    • New General Counsel and Director of Media & Communications appointed
    • Inclusive Schools Week, Dec. 2-6
    • Parent guide to Common Core State Standards

  • Education Bulletin - October 2013
  • • Dr. Mary Ann Dewan named Chief Schools Officer
    • SCCOE programs awarded with the Golden Bell
    • Board actions in October
    • Silicon Valley Reads launches for 2014
    • PBIS Symposium, Nov. 18
    • Marion Cilker Conference for Arts in Education

  • Education Bulletin - September 2013
  • • Educare launches capital campaign
    • Board actions in September
    • Young artists honored at annual showcase
    • Eliminating the Achievement Gap symposium

  • Education Bulletin - August 2013
  • • Teachers bring Common Core into the classroom
    • Board actions in June & August
    • 2013 Santa Clara County Teachers of the Year & TI STEM Teaching Award winners
    • WASC accreditation for Alternative Education schools

  • Education Bulletin - June 2013
  • • Odyssey shows progress under Whole Child Grant
    • COE mentors share knowledge with students
    • Board actions in May
    • Latino/Latina Role Model Conference this October

  • Education Bulletin - May 2013
  • • Classified Employees of the Year
    • Hoffmann Awards winners
    • Board actions in April
    • Distinguished Schools announced

  • Education Bulletin - March 2013
  • • Willow Glen triumphs in Mock Trial competition
    • Hoffman Awards honors Inclusion Collaborative
    • Young Artists Showcase
    • 'Top Dads' Essay Contest
    • Board actions for March
    • Walden West wins grant from PG&E

  • Education Bulletin - February 2013
  • • Teacher Recruitment Fair
    • Alliance of Black Educators' Student Recognition
    • Adult Transition & Services Fair
    • Board actions for February
    • March events for SV Reads

  • Education Bulletin - January 2013
  • • Snell students enroll at Evergreen College
    • Silicon Valley Reads shines spotlight on issues of war
    • Library Materials Fair, Feb. 5
    • Board takes action on charters

  • Education Bulletin - December 2012
  • • Special Education student recognized
    • Migrant Ed program helps youth graduate
    • Board elects Mah, Chang as officers
    • Program cultivates civic leadership
    • Reelected board members sworn in
    • Tournament teaches students sportsmanship
  • Education Bulletin - November 2012
  • • Event showcases young artists' work
    • Voters reelect Mah, Song
    • Arts initiative earns state award
    • Green assumes county seat
    • Environmental educator receives honor
    • Board honors employee, holds public hearing
    • County Committee to seat two new members
  • Education Bulletin - October 2012
  • • Teachers shine at annual recognition event
    • APR results released
    • New board member appointed
    • Community reading project tackles war
    • Board honors employee, conducts public hearings
  • Education Bulletin - September 2012
  • • Event honors teachers
    • New COE school opens
    • Test results show progress, but more work needed
    • COE welcomes new leader
    • Board congratulates employee, honors National Hispanic Heritage Month
    • Video contest tackles voter awareness
    • Forum covers parent engagement
  • Education Bulletin - August 2012
  • • COE, TI announce STEM Teaching Award winners
    • Appointee sought to fill board vacancy
    • Students receive new backpacks, supplies
    • COE school joins 'Whole Child Network'
    • Board approves charter revisions
    • 'Camp' teaches library personnel new skills
    • Math teachers deepen skills, knowledge
  • Education Bulletin - July 2012
  • • COE welcomes new superintendent
    • COE names new leaders
    • Congrats 2012 Teachers of the Year
    • COE celebrates graduates
    • Board approves charter petition revision
    • English learners' grad rates improve
    • Teachers LEAP to administration
    • Breakfast event covers education budget cuts
    • Bernanke talks to educators
  • Education Bulletin - June 2012
  • • County students excel on state tests
    • News program covers the 'State of Education'
    • COE breaks ground on new special education facility
    • County schools recognized at regional event
    • Board praises employee, adopts budget
    • AVID grads earn scholarships
    • County surveys quality-of-life issues
    • Early learning efforts earn SJ national honor
  • Education Bulletin - May 2012
  • • COE, TI to honor STEM teachers
    • Candidates forum covers education funding, policy
    • ALL showcase draws crowd
    • Lofgren visits Head Start site
    • COE celebrates classified employees
    • Board praises employee, student
    • SCCSBA honors district programs
  • Education Bulletin - April 2012
  • • New center augments COE environmental education program
    • News program details Walden West
    • Student honored for accomplishments
    • Volunteers of the Year recognized
    • 31 county schools named 'distinguished'
  • Education Bulletin - March 2012
  • • Prospect High School wins Mock Trial event
    • State group honors Dr. Weis, COE staffers
    • Preschool honored by San Jose
    • Board honors employee, approves contract
    • COE students hone public speaking skills
    • Young scientists advance in competition
    • COE joins voter outreach campaign
  • Education Bulletin - February 2012
  • • De La Torre named new County Superintendent
    • SJ2020 report shows mixed results
    • News program highlights Gilroy's success
    • Board honors employee, OKs purchase orders
    • Recruitment fair connects teachers, districts
    • Volunteer readers needed
  • Education Bulletin - January 2012
  • • Awards honor schools' progress in closing the achievement gap
    • Program gives community school students college experience
    • Board honors employee, hears charter school reports
    • Forum covers school district consolidation
    • Community reading project begins this month
  • Education Bulletin - December 2011
  • • 'Head of the Class' discusses arts education
    • Summit addresses performance assessment
    • Board elects officers, approves charter petitions
    • Students show mixed results on fitness test
    • County Committee election results, vacancy
  • Education Bulletin - November 2011
  • • Young artists showcased at event
    • COE system wins state award
    • Board approves charter petitions
    • COE Special Education student recognized
    • Event highlights mobile tech
  • Education Bulletin - October 2011
  • • Teachers shine at 42nd annual event
    • 'Head of the Class' profiles COE Teacher of the Year
    • Summit addresses digital citizenship
    • Board renews charter, OKs charter approval guidelines
    • Community reading project focuses on Islam
  • Education Bulletin - September 2011
  • • Gala event to honor Teachers of the Year
    • County students excel statewide
    • September celebrates Hispanic heritage
    • Board recognizes employee, teachers
    • Regional event aims to spur youth interest in college
    • Health fair topics include bullying prevention, new legislation
  • Education Bulletin - August 2011
  • • Data shows academic gains, college readiness
    • Mourtos named Chief Academic Officer
    • 'Head of the Class' spotlights 'A Look at Learning'
    • Algebra program pays off in CST results
    • Board approves budget revisions, grant application
    • Nominate an outstanding teacher
  • Education Bulletin - July 2011
  • • Students support Japanese school for the deaf
    • Aceves named Chief Schools Officer
    • Survey shows increased COE customer service
    • Renowned early learning model headed to area
    • Board hears budget update, accepts donation
    • Porter named to state charter schools panel
    • Eleven districts see new superintendents
  • Education Bulletin - June 2011
  • • SJ2020 report reveals growth, challenges
    • What do you think?
    • Inclusion Collaborative partners celebrated
    • 'Head of the Class' features Inclusion partner
    • Board honors employee, OKs charter contracts
    • Young county scientists excel at science fair
  • Education Bulletin - May 2011
  • • Arson-destroyed Special Ed facility re-opens
    • Head Start celebrates successful review
    • Leaders discuss state budget effects on education
    • Donations send incarcerated students to science camp
    • Board honors employees, accepts grant
    • Volunteer of the Year assists alternative schools
    • District recognized for English Learners commitment
  • Education Bulletin - April 2011
  • • Districts honored for exceptional programs
    • Students in Special Ed cultivate skills at new garden
    • 'Head of the Class' spotlights SJ2020
    • Board honors employee, student
    • Whooping cough immunization now required
    • New scholarship launched for county students
  • Education Bulletin - March 2011
  • • Prospect wins Mock Trial
    • COE administrators honored
    • Student writers gather
    • March Board actions
    • Young scientists advance
    • SARC solution aids districts
  • Education Bulletin - February 2011
  • • Districts, teachers meet at annual job fair
    • 'Head of the Class' focuses on career prep
    • SCCOE recommends 'person-first' terminology
    • Board honors employee, hears SJ2020 update
    • 'Fog' rolls in over Silicon Valley readers
    • Conference teaches online safety techniques
  • Education Bulletin - January 2011
  • • SCCOE students build bikes for charity
    • Student finds passion, talent in ROP class
    • ELL program receives national review
    • Board recognizes employee, student
    • Tennis tourney teaches sportsmanship
    • Film explores 'achievement culture'
  • Education Bulletin - December 2010
  • • Early Learning Master Plan launched
    • Online COE news video program debuts
    • Young artists shine at annual showcase
    • Board elects Di Salvo, Chang as officers
    • New board members take seats
    • COE recognized for 'Seal of Biliteracy'
  • Education Bulletin - November 2010
  • • COE opens Special Education facility
    • COE student honored
    • Board honors employee, approves purchase order
    • Summit addresses student online safety
    • Voters choose Mann, Chang, Hover-Smoot
  • Education Bulletin - October 2010
  • • SCCOE attendance officer gets personal
    • Conference focuses on Career Tech
    • Algebra Forum comes to SCCOE
    • Board endorses ballot measures, honors employee
    • Students mock the vote
    • SJ2020 nears first anniversary
  • Education Bulletin - September 2010
  • Roundtable to focus on charter-district collaboration
    County students score 'hat trick' on test scores
    SCCOE hires new Chief Business Officer
    SCCOE selects county nominee to state Teachers of the Year program
    Board honors employees, revokes charter
    Arts abound in Alum Rock schools
  • Education Bulletin - August 2010
  • • Students return from Japanese cultural exchange
    • Tech Branch changes bring efficiency, flexibility
    • Community input sought on SJ2020 initiative
    • Math enrichment program empowers teachers
    • Board accepts donations for student wellness program
    • New leadership at local school districts
  • Education Bulletin - July 2010
  • • The road to graduation for one COE Alternative Education student
    • Board approves charter operation contracts and new computers
    • COE launches Facebook, Twitter presence
    • Help San Jose school recover from fire
    • County schools excel in fitness contest
    • Local principal earns top honors
  • Education Bulletin - June 2010
  • • Ceremony celebrates college-bound AVID grads
    • Board OKs site improvements, server upgrades
    • SCCOE staff appointments
    • Ghysels to join SCCOE leadership
    • County schools exceed state API target
    • Health, fitness pays off for SCCOE
  • Education Bulletin - May 2010
  • • Reconstruction starts at special education site
    • Board honors employees, hires consultant
    • Local staffer earns state award
    • Experts discuss charter best practices
    • SCCOE state preschool teacher honored by city
    • SCCSBA honors local school programs
    • SCCOE employee moves to head of class
    • Kiwanis Special Games enters 32nd year
  • Education Bulletin - April 2010
  • • SCCOE gets new Web look, service
    • Board approves charter, school reconstruction work
    • Horace Mann, San Jose Unified earn distinct honor
    • County students compete in 'History Day'
    • SCCOE team attends conference
    • Local school district has new leader
  • Education Bulletin - March 2010
  • • Recruitment fair connects teachers, districts
    • Board renews charters, changes school names
    • Fair to host Silicon Valley student scientists
    • Mock Trial state finals to be held in San Jose
    • Celebrate the arts this month
    • SCCOE staffer joins broadcasting panel
  • Education Bulletin - February 2010
  • • Charter summit outlines challenge
    • Board approves charter petition, honors employees
    • Students excel in state fitness tests
    • Board observes African American History month
    • Student soars to Eagle Scout
    • Wan receives CABE honor
  • Education Bulletin - January 2010
  • • Charter School Summit
    • Board elects Song, Mah as officers
    • Silicon Valley Reads kicks off
    • Christmas in the Park: An up-close look
    • CyberSummit: Managing digital reputations
    • "Inclusive Story Times"
  • Education Bulletin - December 2009
  • • Charter School Summit
    • Staff serenades Employee of the Month
    • Event honors Young Artists
    • Preparing for 21st Century work force
  • Education Bulletin - November 2009
  • • SJ2020: Closing the Achievement Gap
    • County Board of Education
    • Staying Ahead of H1N1
    • Teacher Recognition
    • Walden West Outdoor School
    • Gilroy Workforce
    • Anne Darling School Opens
  • Education Bulletin - September 2012
  • • Event honors teachers
    • New COE school opens
    • Test results show progress, but more work needed
    • COE welcomes new leader
    • Board congratulates employee, honors National Hispanic Heritage Month
    • Video contest tackles voter awareness
    • Forum covers parent engagement
  • Education Bulletin - August 2012
  • • COE, TI announce STEM Teaching Award winners
    • Appointee sought to fill board vacancy
    • Students receive new backpacks, supplies
    • COE school joins 'Whole Child Network'
    • Board approves charter revisions
    • 'Camp' teaches library personnel new skills
    • Math teachers deepen skills, knowledge
  • Education Bulletin - July 2012
  • • COE welcomes new superintendent
    • COE names new leaders
    • Congrats 2012 Teachers of the Year
    • COE celebrates graduates
    • Board approves charter petition revision
    • English learners' grad rates improve
    • Teachers LEAP to administration
    • Breakfast event covers education budget cuts
    • Bernanke talks to educators
  • Education Bulletin - June 2012
  • • County students excel on state tests
    • News program covers the 'State of Education'
    • COE breaks ground on new special education facility
    • County schools recognized at regional event
    • Board praises employee, adopts budget
    • AVID grads earn scholarships
    • County surveys quality-of-life issues
    • Early learning efforts earn SJ national honor
  • Education Bulletin - May 2012
  • • COE, TI to honor STEM teachers
    • Candidates forum covers education funding, policy
    • ALL showcase draws crowd
    • Lofgren visits Head Start site
    • COE celebrates classified employees
    • Board praises employee, student
    • SCCSBA honors district programs
  • Education Bulletin - April 2012
  • • New center augments COE environmental education program
    • News program details Walden West
    • Student honored for accomplishments
    • Volunteers of the Year recognized
    • 31 county schools named 'distinguished'
  • Education Bulletin - March 2012
  • • Prospect High School wins Mock Trial event
    • State group honors Dr. Weis, COE staffers
    • Preschool honored by San Jose
    • Board honors employee, approves contract
    • COE students hone public speaking skills
    • Young scientists advance in competition
    • COE joins voter outreach campaign
  • Education Bulletin - February 2012
  • • De La Torre named new County Superintendent
    • SJ2020 report shows mixed results
    • News program highlights Gilroy's success
    • Board honors employee, OKs purchase orders
    • Recruitment fair connects teachers, districts
    • Volunteer readers needed
  • Education Bulletin - January 2012
  • • Awards honor schools' progress in closing the achievement gap
    • Program gives community school students college experience
    • Board honors employee, hears charter school reports
    • Forum covers school district consolidation
    • Community reading project begins this month
  • Education Bulletin - December 2011
  • • 'Head of the Class' discusses arts education
    • Summit addresses performance assessment
    • Board elects officers, approves charter petitions
    • Students show mixed results on fitness test
    • County Committee election results, vacancy
  • Education Bulletin - November 2011
  • • Young artists showcased at event
    • COE system wins state award
    • Board approves charter petitions
    • COE Special Education student recognized
    • Event highlights mobile tech
  • Education Bulletin - October 2011
  • • Teachers shine at 42nd annual event
    • 'Head of the Class' profiles COE Teacher of the Year
    • Summit addresses digital citizenship
    • Board renews charter, OKs charter approval guidelines
    • Community reading project focuses on Islam
  • Education Bulletin - September 2011
  • • Gala event to honor Teachers of the Year
    • County students excel statewide
    • September celebrates Hispanic heritage
    • Board recognizes employee, teachers
    • Regional event aims to spur youth interest in college
    • Health fair topics include bullying prevention, new legislation
  • Education Bulletin - August 2011
  • • Data shows academic gains, college readiness
    • Mourtos named Chief Academic Officer
    • 'Head of the Class' spotlights 'A Look at Learning'
    • Algebra program pays off in CST results
    • Board approves budget revisions, grant application
    • Nominate an outstanding teacher
  • Education Bulletin - July 2011
  • • Students support Japanese school for the deaf
    • Aceves named Chief Schools Officer
    • Survey shows increased COE customer service
    • Renowned early learning model headed to area
    • Board hears budget update, accepts donation
    • Porter named to state charter schools panel
    • Eleven districts see new superintendents
  • Education Bulletin - June 2011
  • • SJ2020 report reveals growth, challenges
    • What do you think?
    • Inclusion Collaborative partners celebrated
    • 'Head of the Class' features Inclusion partner
    • Board honors employee, OKs charter contracts
    • Young county scientists excel at science fair
  • Education Bulletin - May 2011
  • • Arson-destroyed Special Ed facility re-opens
    • Head Start celebrates successful review
    • Leaders discuss state budget effects on education
    • Donations send incarcerated students to science camp
    • Board honors employees, accepts grant
    • Volunteer of the Year assists alternative schools
    • District recognized for English Learners commitment
  • Education Bulletin - April 2011
  • • Districts honored for exceptional programs
    • Students in Special Ed cultivate skills at new garden
    • 'Head of the Class' spotlights SJ2020
    • Board honors employee, student
    • Whooping cough immunization now required
    • New scholarship launched for county students
  • Education Bulletin - March 2011
  • • Prospect wins Mock Trial
    • COE administrators honored
    • Student writers gather
    • March Board actions
    • Young scientists advance
    • SARC solution aids districts
  • Education Bulletin - February 2011
  • • Districts, teachers meet at annual job fair
    • 'Head of the Class' focuses on career prep
    • SCCOE recommends 'person-first' terminology
    • Board honors employee, hears SJ2020 update
    • 'Fog' rolls in over Silicon Valley readers
    • Conference teaches online safety techniques
  • Education Bulletin - January 2011
  • • SCCOE students build bikes for charity
    • Student finds passion, talent in ROP class
    • ELL program receives national review
    • Board recognizes employee, student
    • Tennis tourney teaches sportsmanship
    • Film explores 'achievement culture'
  • Education Bulletin - December 2010
  • • Early Learning Master Plan launched
    • Online COE news video program debuts
    • Young artists shine at annual showcase
    • Board elects Di Salvo, Chang as officers
    • New board members take seats
    • COE recognized for 'Seal of Biliteracy'
  • Education Bulletin - November 2010
  • • COE opens Special Education facility
    • COE student honored
    • Board honors employee, approves purchase order
    • Summit addresses student online safety
    • Voters choose Mann, Chang, Hover-Smoot
  • Education Bulletin - October 2010
  • • SCCOE attendance officer gets personal
    • Conference focuses on Career Tech
    • Algebra Forum comes to SCCOE
    • Board endorses ballot measures, honors employee
    • Students mock the vote
    • SJ2020 nears first anniversary
  • Education Bulletin - September 2010
  • Roundtable to focus on charter-district collaboration
    County students score 'hat trick' on test scores
    SCCOE hires new Chief Business Officer
    SCCOE selects county nominee to state Teachers of the Year program
    Board honors employees, revokes charter
    Arts abound in Alum Rock schools
  • Education Bulletin - August 2010
  • • Students return from Japanese cultural exchange
    • Tech Branch changes bring efficiency, flexibility
    • Community input sought on SJ2020 initiative
    • Math enrichment program empowers teachers
    • Board accepts donations for student wellness program
    • New leadership at local school districts
  • Education Bulletin - July 2010
  • • The road to graduation for one COE Alternative Education student
    • Board approves charter operation contracts and new computers
    • COE launches Facebook, Twitter presence
    • Help San Jose school recover from fire
    • County schools excel in fitness contest
    • Local principal earns top honors
  • Education Bulletin - June 2010
  • • Ceremony celebrates college-bound AVID grads
    • Board OKs site improvements, server upgrades
    • SCCOE staff appointments
    • Ghysels to join SCCOE leadership
    • County schools exceed state API target
    • Health, fitness pays off for SCCOE
  • Education Bulletin - May 2010
  • • Reconstruction starts at special education site
    • Board honors employees, hires consultant
    • Local staffer earns state award
    • Experts discuss charter best practices
    • SCCOE state preschool teacher honored by city
    • SCCSBA honors local school programs
    • SCCOE employee moves to head of class
    • Kiwanis Special Games enters 32nd year
  • Education Bulletin - April 2010
  • • SCCOE gets new Web look, service
    • Board approves charter, school reconstruction work
    • Horace Mann, San Jose Unified earn distinct honor
    • County students compete in 'History Day'
    • SCCOE team attends conference
    • Local school district has new leader
  • Education Bulletin - March 2010
  • • Recruitment fair connects teachers, districts
    • Board renews charters, changes school names
    • Fair to host Silicon Valley student scientists
    • Mock Trial state finals to be held in San Jose
    • Celebrate the arts this month
    • SCCOE staffer joins broadcasting panel
  • Education Bulletin - February 2010
  • • Charter summit outlines challenge
    • Board approves charter petition, honors employees
    • Students excel in state fitness tests
    • Board observes African American History month
    • Student soars to Eagle Scout
    • Wan receives CABE honor
  • Education Bulletin - January 2010
  • • Charter School Summit
    • Board elects Song, Mah as officers
    • Silicon Valley Reads kicks off
    • Christmas in the Park: An up-close look
    • CyberSummit: Managing digital reputations
    • "Inclusive Story Times"
  • Education Bulletin - December 2009
  • • Charter School Summit
    • Staff serenades Employee of the Month
    • Event honors Young Artists
    • Preparing for 21st Century work force
  • Education Bulletin - November 2009
  • • SJ2020: Closing the Achievement Gap
    • County Board of Education
    • Staying Ahead of H1N1
    • Teacher Recognition
    • Walden West Outdoor School
    • Gilroy Workforce
    • Anne Darling School Opens
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