Posts Tagged as "lbusd"

Youth Reporter and poet Snigdha Barua shows how one can learn to speak “Benglish” and be both Bengali and American at LBUSD schools.

How I Overcame Language Barriers in Long Beach Unified – Student Narrative

Apr. 1, 2020 / By
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Youth Reporter and poet Snigdha Barua shows how one can learn to speak “Benglish” and be both Bengali and American.
Racial Bias Trainings Help LBUSD Students and Teachers

Racial Bias Trainings to Help LBUSD Students and Teachers – Youth Commentary

Mar. 10, 2020 / By
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While an uncomfortable topic, implicit bias still looms in our nation and is especially visible in our schools.

Students of Color at Center of LBUSD Forum

Feb. 29, 2020 / By
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A parent-led LBUSD candidate's forum in mid-February took on the achievement gap, school climate and also highlighted the needs of students of color and those with special needs.

Dominos Pizza: One slice of a complicated health problem facing Long Beach students – Youth Commentary

Feb. 18, 2020 / By
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Even as school nutrition standards change, students continue to be exposed to unhealthy foods, and brands continue to be able to cultivate new customers.

‘Disgusted’ and ‘Betrayed’ — LBUSD Trans Students on Trump’s New Restroom Rules

Feb. 26, 2017 / By
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Transgender students say they feel supported in some Long Beach schools, but not all.

Town Hall Hones in on School Culture & Fields School Board Candidates

Apr. 4, 2016 / By
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Hundreds of students and parents gathered Saturday for a town hall and school board candidates’ forum to address the need to create a positive school culture.

Local Parents Applaud Common Core, But Cite Challenges

Mar. 17, 2014 / By
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As the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) begins to adopt the new education standards known as Common Core, it is being tested on how well it overcomes barriers to informing and involving parents in the effort to help students adapt and achieve...