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Audience: Homepage and Homepage

             

Thank you to all of the Sharks who came out last Monday for the Boeing internship informational. If you missed it do not fret, click here for the Informational PowerPoint Presentation. See Ms. Hamlet for a paper copy. 

Our 

Boeing Selection Process

will begin

mid-February.

 

 

 

All information regarding the Boeing Internship will be posted on our

CAMS' Work Based Learning page. 

Visit it by clicking here or copying and pasting the weblink into your browser: http://lbcams.schoolloop.com/WBL

 

 

Boeing Summer Internship Newsletter 2017

Check out the newest edition of the Boeing Summer Experience Newsletter highlighting our awesome students who participated in the internship this past summer.

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Posted by: Rachael Hamlet
Published: 2/28/18




Audience: Work Based Learning, Academics, Students, Homepage, Parents, Staff, Principals, Grade 11, Homepage, Teachers, Our School and Parents

             

Thank you to all of the Sharks who came out last Monday for the Boeing internship informational. If you missed it do not fret, click here for the Informational PowerPoint Presentation. See Ms. Hamlet for a paper copy. 

Our 

Boeing Selection Process

will

begin

mid-February.

 

All information regarding the Boeing Internship will be posted here!

 

Boeing Summer Internship Newsletter 2017

Check out the newest edition of the Boeing Summer Experience Newsletter highlighting our awesome students who participated in the internship this past summer.

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Posted by: Rachael Hamlet
Published: 2/28/18




Audience: Homepage, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11, Homepage, Grade 12, Teachers, All Grades, Students and Parents

Let's Make

Summer '18,

PRODUCTIVE!

Our Work Based Learning page will updated as more opportunities arise.

Visit the WBL page by clicking here:

http://lbcams.schoolloop.com/WBL 

 

Here are some awesome collegiate summer programs:

(click the titles to be forwarded to their websites and/or applications): 

 

Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre-College Programs 

June 30 - August 11, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

Stanford | Pre- Collegiate Studies 

Summer 2018

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

University of California, Santa Barbara: Research Mentorship Program 

June 24 - August 4, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

University of California, Santa Barbara: Science & Engineering Research Academy

June 24 - August 4, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

Summer Discovery 

UCLA, UCLA Business, UC Santa Barbara, CU-Boulder, U Texas Austin, U Michigan, U Michigan & UCLA, Penn State, Penn State & Michigan, Georgetown, Johns Hopkins, UPenn, UPenn Law, Pace NYC, Emerson Boston, Cambridge U & London or London

Dates Vary 

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

AMDA High School Summer Conservatory

Music: Theatre, Acting: Film & TV, Acting: Stage, Dance Theatre, Pop Star

Dates Vary 

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

University of Southern California Summer Programs

2-Week: June 17 - July 1, 2018

4-Week: June 17 - July 14, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

Oxbridge Academic Programs

United Kingdom: Oxford, Cambridge, St Andrews; France: Paris and Montpellier; Spain: Barcelona and Salamanca; United States: Boston, Los Angeles, and New York

Dates Vary 

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

UC Davis Young Scholars Program

June 24 - August 4, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

 

Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre-College Programs 

June 30 - August 11, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

Stanford | Pre- Collegiate Studies 

Summer 2018

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

University of California, Santa Barbara: Research Mentorship Program 

June 24 - August 4, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

University of California, Santa Barbara: Science & Engineering Research Academy

June 24 - August 4, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

Summer Discovery 

UCLA, UCLA Business, UC Santa Barbara, CU-Boulder, U Texas Austin, U Michigan, U Michigan & UCLA, Penn State, Penn State & Michigan, Georgetown, Johns Hopkins, UPenn, UPenn Law, Pace NYC, Emerson Boston, Cambridge U & London or London

Dates Vary 

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

AMDA High School Summer Conservatory

Music: Theatre, Acting: Film & TV, Acting: Stage, Dance Theatre, Pop Star

Dates Vary 

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

University of Southern California Summer Programs

2-Week: June 17 - July 1, 2018

4-Week: June 17 - July 14, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

Oxbridge Academic Programs

United Kingdom: Oxford, Cambridge, St Andrews; France: Paris and Montpellier; Spain: Barcelona and Salamanca; United States: Boston, Los Angeles, and New York

Dates Vary 

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

UC Davis Young Scholars Program

June 24 - August 4, 2018

Both Sharks & Griffins are eligible to apply

 

2018 SMASH Academy at UCLA

June 23-  July 28, 2018

Sharks, Griffins, and Narwhals eligible to apply

 

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Posted by: Rachael Hamlet
Published: 12/12/17




Audience: Homepage and Homepage

Resources for Families Lacking Internet or Computer Access

 

For qualifying families who lack Internet or computer access, the attached flier provides information about low-cost resources that are available.

 

Recursos para las familias que no tienen acceso al Internet o computadora

 

Para familias que no tienen acceso al Internet o computadora, el volante adjunto proporciona información acerca de recursos de bajo costo que están disponibles.

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Posted by: Superintendent Steinhauser, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 11/30/17




Audience: Homepage

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Posted by: Superintendent Steinhauser, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 11/21/17




Audience: Homepage, Academics, Alumni, AP, Parents, Students, Work Based Learning, BSA 2017-18, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11 and Grade 12

The time is now!

The application for all of the

 

USC Summer Programs

 

are now open! 

 

S A V E  T H E  D A T E S 

2-Week: June 17-July 1, 2018

4-Week: June 17-July 14, 2018

 

Visit their website to choose from over 20 courses in multiple disciplines and topics all taught by USC faculty and staff.  Explore your interests and earn college credit this summer while spending time on USC's beautiful campus. 

 

 

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Posted by: Rachael Hamlet
Published: 11/1/17




Audience: Homepage

The Long Beach Unified School District is supporting eligible 11th grade students with a free SAT Preparation Program.  The 2017-18 SAT Preparation Program online registration window is open now through Wednesday, Nov. 15.  For program information and online registration, please go to the following link:

http://www.lbschools.net/Departments/EACCR/sat_prep.cfm

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 10/23/17




Audience: Homepage

Minimum Days Monday and Tuesday Oct. 23 to 24

 

Due to weather forecast in excess of 100 degrees for Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 23 to 24, schools will be on a minimum day schedule on those days.  If you have questions about exact dismissal times, please check with your school.

 

Días mínimos el lunes y martes, 23 al 24 de octubre

 

De acuerdo al pronóstico de calor de más de 100 grados para el lunes y martes, 23 y 24 de octubre, las escuelas tendrán días escolares cortos esos días.  Si tienen preguntas respecto a los horarios exactos de salida de clases, favor de comunicarse con su escuela.

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Posted by: Superintendent Steinhauser, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 10/19/17




Audience: Homepage

To mark the 70th anniversary of Capt. Charles “Chuck” Yeager’s legendary first supersonic flight on Oct. 14, 1947, Edwards Air Force Base is launching two formation flights which are scheduled to pass over Southern California schools October 13.  Some local schools will be part of the flyover, including Mann, Burbank, Lincoln, Roosevelt and Washington.  The flights will take place between noon and 1 p.m.  General information (a media advisory) is provided in the first attachment.  The second attachment is a full list of schools that are part of the same flyover.  The Long Beach Unified School District is providing this notice to all of its schools so that everyone can anticipate the jet noise.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 10/11/17




Audience: Homepage

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 10/11/17




Audience: Homepage

PSAT/NMSQT testing this Wednesday, October 11.

 

Here are a few tips to help you prepare for the test:

  • Get a good night’s sleep, and eat a healthy dinner and breakfast.
  • Be at school on time.
  • Do your best on the test and try to answer all of the questions.
  • There is no penalty for wrong answers.

For further information about your schools’ specific testing schedule and instructions for the day, please refer to your school’s website or your counselor.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 10/9/17




Audience: Homepage

Students can gain a head start on college and career planning by taking the PSAT/NMSQT.

 

Students in grades 8 to11 will take the PSAT/NMSQT on Wednesday, Oct. 11 free of charge.

 

The PSAT/NMSQT connects students to colleges and universities and provides preparation for the SAT.  The PSAT/NMSQT also provides opportunities for scholarships, and matches students with Advanced Placement courses.

 

Ask your counselor for more information about what the PSAT/NMSQT can do for you and visit www.PSAT.org .

 

For further information about your school's specific testing schedule and instructions for the day, please refer to your school’s website or your counselor.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 10/4/17




Audience: Homepage, Assistant Principals, Parents, Principals, Staff, Students, Sys Admins, Teachers and Grade 12


 

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Posted by: Rachael Hamlet
Published: 10/3/17




Audience: Homepage

It was announced this week that CAMS is one of 342 schools that received the National Blue Ribbon Award. The National Blue Ribbon Award was created in 1982 to honor schools that have achieved high levels of student achievement or made significant improvements in closing the achievement gap.  Congratulations to all our faculty, staff, students and families for their dedication and hard work. This honor is truly a team effort.

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Posted by: Chris Thompson
Published: 9/28/17




Audience: Homepage

The 8 a.m. Oct. 14 event at Cal State Long Beach provides information about the university, along with assistance completing the CSU application, help with financial aid forms, and workshops for parents and students.  View the attached flier for details.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 9/25/17




Audience: Homepage

The Long Beach Press-Telegram is again launching its popular Scary Stories contest for Long Beach area youth. Winning entries – both stories and artwork – will be published in the Press-Telegram on Halloween, Oct. 31. The rules are the same as last year, with three age categories for stories and drawings:

  • Elementary grades (K-5)
  • Middle grades (6-8)
  • High school grades (9-12)

Here are the rules:

  • The deadline is Monday, Oct. 23.
  • All entries must be emailed, with the entrant’s name and grade, and the subject line “Scary Stories,” to: ptnews@presstelegram.com. Stories can be submitted in the body of the email, or as a Word attachment.  Drawings should be submitted in JPEG format, no larger than 5MG in size.
  • Stories must be no longer than 650 words.
  • Artwork must be original (no tracings).
  • Entries will be judged based on imagination, creativity and theme.
  • The winning entries will be published in the Press-Telegram on Oct. 31, and posted online at www.presstelegram.com/.

If you have any questions, e-mail Press-Telegram City Editor Melissa Evans at mevans@scng.com or call 562-499-1280.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 9/20/17




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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 9/19/17




Audience: All Grades and Homepage

If you are interested in joining FIRST Robotics this season, you can fill out the attached application and submit it electronically to Mr. Harder by Loopmail by September 22nd.  

 

This year's process is competitive since there are a limited number of spots on the team.

 

Mr. Harder

 

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Posted by: Theodore Harder
Published: 9/18/17




Audience: Homepage

This information is being shared with all schools in the Long Beach Unified School District.
 

The Long Beach Police Department has now added a suspect sketch to yesterday's public safety warning about a man who has exposed himself to minors in local neighborhoods on at least five occasions.

 

View the revised LBPD news release including the suspect sketch.

 

If that link doesn't work, go to longbeach.gov/police and find the item under News and Events > Press Releases.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 9/15/17




Audience: Homepage

The Long Beach Police Department wants to make the public aware of a suspect that has exposed himself to minors in local neighborhoods on at least five occasions.

 

View the LBPD's news release.

 

If that link doesn't work, go to longbeach.gov/police and find the item under News and Events > Press Releases.

 

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 9/14/17




Audience: Homepage

CAMS Nerd Herd had a strong showing at their first robotics competition of the new school year, bringing home a much sought after design Award. Great job to all who participated!!!

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Posted by: Chris Thompson
Published: 9/13/17




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Posted by: Maria Hoppe
Published: 9/7/17




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Posted by: Rachael Hamlet
Published: 9/5/17




Audience: Homepage

ENGLISH

 

SPANISH

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Posted by: Superintendent Steinhauser, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 9/5/17




Audience: Homepage

View attached flier for details.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 9/1/17




Audience: Homepage

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 9/1/17




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Posted by: Chris Thompson
Published: 8/31/17




Audience: Homepage

Hi Dragons! 

 

Have you started working on your college applications? 

Do you need some assistance with your personal statements or UC Insight Questions?

Do you need a place to sit down, focus, and crank out your apps?

 

I will be hosting three after-hours Application Workshops, but I want to work around your busy schedules... 

so Help Me HELP YOU

by filling out this 2 Minute, 3 question Google Form to determine

the dates and times of the workshops. 

 

https://goo.gl/forms/7HynP2YQE0RUvPiI3

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Posted by: Rachael Hamlet
Published: 8/28/17




Audience: Homepage

UC Santa Cruz will be kicking off our Fall College Representative Visits! Check out the College Representative Visitation Schedule by clicking here. 

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Posted by: Rachael Hamlet
Published: 8/28/17




Audience: Homepage

Now is the time for interested 11th and 12th grade students to register for the CSULB Ethnic Studies class during the spring semester.  Space may also be available for 10th graders, however it will be dependent on the volume of 11th and 12th grade applicants.  This class is offered free to Long Beach Unified students.  The class sessions will be held at each of the comprehensive high schools:  Cabrillo, Jordan, Lakewood, Millikan, Poly and Wilson. All classes will be held on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon.  Classes will begin on Sept. 9 and continue until Dec. 16, 2017.   Attendance is extremely important in this college class.   If you are unable to attend more than 90 percent of the class sessions, you might reconsider registering for this class, as your grade will be negatively affected by absences.  If there is enough interest to offer the courses in the afternoon on Saturday or during the week, we will consider offering the courses at those alternative times.  However, we must have enough student interest in order to offer these additional time options.

 

Enrollment is limited to 70 students per school.  If there are more than 70 students interested per site, students will be randomly selected to participate, with 12th graders given priority.  Students who are not selected will be offered a space at another site where space is available or placed on a waiting list for the spring semester.

 

Additional classes will be available for students who have already completed a previous Ethnic Studies class and wish to take additional ethnic specific courses.  These advanced courses will be offered at sites that generate the most interest.

 

If you are interested in being considered for the spring semester CSULB Ethnic Studies class, please complete the registration form.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 8/25/17




Audience: Homepage

 

 

 

Attention CAMS Students!

Clifford Photography will be here at CAMS for picture ID make-up this Friday, 8/25/17 at 10:30am in the main office.

Please make sure you have a pass from your teacher if you will be leaving class during this time.

~CAMS Office

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Posted by: Maria Hoppe
Published: 8/23/17




Audience: Homepage

Parents and guardians of current CAMS students should sign up for School Loop and LBUSD's Parentvue on our Parent page to get the most up to date information about School and district events, homework and assignments, and School and District notifications. 

 

 

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Posted by: Chris Thompson
Published: 8/23/17




Audience: Homepage

If you are a current 8th grader and are interested in attending CAMS in the Fall of 2018 please check out our admissions page for the most up to date information on requirements, attendance areas and community events.

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Posted by: Chris Thompson
Published: 8/23/17




Audience: Homepage

For more information about CAMS Sports, please visit our Athletics page to get Fall sports schedules, team information, highlights and updates.

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Posted by: Wendy Poffenberger
Published: 8/23/17




Audience: Chris Thompson, Homepage, Academics, Activities, Alumni, AP, Our School, Parents, Physical Education Department, Students and Work Based Learning

If you have not received your lunch pass see Mr. Thompson at lunch.

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Posted by: Chris Thompson
Published: 8/22/17




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

THE Earth Watch 2018 APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN

Spend two weeks next summer participating on a fully-funded, scientific research expedition alongside scientists and other students in a natural landscape. Apply for the opportunity of a lifetime!

SELECTION PROCESS & APPLICATION TIMELINE

  1. Starting June 1, 2017 – Begin your application by clicking the Apply Now button below.
  2. By December 1, 2017 – Submit your completed application. Keep in mind the application requires two recommendations: one from a science teacher and another from either another teacher (any subject) or an adult mentor.
  3. March 2018 – Receive notification from Earthwatch on whether or not your application was successful. The Ignite program awards 50+ students from Los Angeles each year.
  4. Summer 2018 – Participate on a scientific field research expedition for 10-14 days during your summer vacation.

http://earthwatch.org/education/student-fellowships/ignite

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 8/16/17




Audience: Homepage

Looking for future leaders! Applications are now being accepted for next year’s Youth Leadership Long Beach program.

A chance to join with 35 other youth leaders from across Long Beach in an 8-month leadership program.   Participants go on a 3-day leadership retreat to Big Bear and visit with City and Community leaders at City Hall, the Port of Long Beach, Boeing and more.  Applications are due June 30 and available online at www.leadershiplb.org.

(Note: applications must have a reference from school or community included)

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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 6/9/17




Audience: Homepage and Work Based Learning

Giselle Uribe, from the class of 2016, is one of five former LA-HIP interns that was accepted to return this summer to Los Angeles Children's Hospital to continue her research.  This opportunity was made possible by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and involves 10 weeks of study.  After this busy summer, Giselle will be returning to Princeton University for her sophomore year.

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 6/6/17




Audience: Homepage

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 5/31/17




Audience: Homepage

We are thrilled to announce that two remarkable people from your school, Kaetlyn Rodriguez and Susan Brakel have been selected to be 2017 Bezos Scholars. Bezos Scholars are a cohort of 12 exceptional U.S. rising high school seniors, 12 visionary U.S. educators, and five outstanding students and an educator from the African Leadership Academy in South Africa.

 

Together, these 30 Scholars participate in a year-long leadership development program that kicks-off at the Aspen Ideas Festival and culminates in a community change project to raise awareness and mobilize action in their local community.

 

This prestigious, all-expenses-paid scholarship begins with a week at the Aspen Ideas Festival in Aspen, Colorado (June 24 June 30, 2017). At the Festival, Scholars participate in seven days of panel discussions, workshops and round tables with international leaders, thinkers, policymakers and activists in addition to leadership training. During the coming school year, each student and educator team will apply for a $1,000 grant to create a Local Ideas Festival focused on an intersection of a true community need. For more information, please visit our website, www.bezosscholars.org.

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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 5/26/17




Audience: Homepage

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Mire el anuncio adjunto.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 5/23/17




Audience: Homepage

View the attached information from the Long Beach Fire Department and Long Beach Police.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 5/23/17




Audience: Homepage

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Mire el anuncio adjunto.

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Posted by: Superintendent Steinhauser, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 5/22/17




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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 5/18/17




Audience: Homepage and All Grades

The College Board and Project Lead The Way are excited to provide you with an opportunity to earn recognition for your AP and PLTW coursework. To earn this student recognition, you must complete three courses in a pathway - one AP course; one PLTW course, and a third course, either AP or PLTW - and earn a qualifying score of 3 or higher on the AP Exam(s) and a score of Proficient or higher on the PLTW End-of-Course (EoC) Assessment(s).

To start the AP + PLTW student recognition application process, you'll complete three easy steps.

  1. Create and/or login to your College Board account

  2. Verify your email address

  3. Provide us with personal information and details regarding your PLTW coursework. https://www.apandpltw.org/

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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 5/18/17




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

Online applications will be accepted beginning Wednesday,

May 24, 2017 at 4:00 PM.

There are limited openings for the Summer Youth Employment Program.  Only the first 200 completed applications received with proper attachments will be considered. 

 

Requirements:

1.  Carson residents ONLY - participant's address will be verified.

2.  Must be 16-17 by July 1 , 2017

3.  Minimum 2.0 GPA

4.  Work permit (work permit applications will be distributed when hired)

 

Apply at:

http://ci.carson.ca.us/HumanResources/HRJobs.aspx

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 5/17/17




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

Middlebury College invites you to visit our campus during our annual multicultural open house, Discover Middlebury, to be held October 8-10, 2017. We are looking for students who are intellectually motivated and would like to pursue higher education at a small liberal arts and sciences college.

The visit is open to seniors from traditionally under-represented groups: African American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian American, and American Indian students; students (regardless of ethnicity) with demonstrated financial hardship; and students who are first in their families to pursue a four-year college education. Unfortunately, international students or those living outside of the country cannot participate in this program. However, students in the U.S. with DACA status are welcome to apply.

Because Discover Middlebury is a popular program, we unfortunately cannot accommodate all applicants. There is a selective application process to fill the approximately 75 spaces available, with priority given to strong students who might not otherwise have a chance to visit campus. Meals, lodging, and a full travel scholarship will be provided by Middlebury College for all participants. Modes of transportation will vary depending on where a student is traveling from and may be by plane, train or bus.

The application deadline for applying will be August 11th, 2017. Students are responsible for completing the application, including unofficial copies of a high school transcript including grades 9 - 11, standardized test scores, and a brief statement to the Admissions Office. The statement (approx. one page) should address an important educational moment in your life and its impact on you.

We look forward to meeting you and assisting in your college selection process. 

http://www.middlebury.edu/admissions/visit/programs

If you have any questions, please call the admissions office at 802-443-3000 or e-mail Nicole Curvin, Carlyn Vachow, or Victor Filpo. 

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 5/12/17







Audience: Homepage

Attention Current 10th and 11th Graders:  Ethnic Studies Parent/Student Informational Meeting
 

Are you interested in learning more about the CSULB Ethnic Studies Program that is offered within Long Beach Unified School District?  If you want to find out more information about the program, please attend one of the informational sessions that will be offered at the comprehensive school sites.  All meetings will provide the same information, and you only need to attend one meeting.

 

Meeting Schedule:

Cabrillo High School- Tuesday, 5/16, at 6 p.m. in the Library

Jordan High School- Tuesday, 5/16, at 6 p.m. in room J1115

Poly High School- Wednesday, 5/17, at 6 p.m. in the Library

Millikan High School- Wednesday, 5/17, at 6 p.m. in the Small Gym

Lakewood High School- Thursday, 5/18, at 6 p.m. in the Library

Wilson High School- Thursday, 5/18, at 6 p.m. in the Media Center    

 

Atención estudiantes que actualmente cursan 10º y 11º grado escolar: Reunión informativa para padres y estudiantes sobre el curso de Estudios Étnicos
 

¿Estás interesado en obtener más información acerca del Programa de Estudios Étnicos que ofrece la Universidad Estatal de California en Long Beach (CSULB) a través del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Long Beach? Si deseas obtener más información acerca de este programa, únicamente tienes que asistir a una de las sesiones informativas que se llevarán a cabo en los planteles escolares integrales. En todas las reuniones se proporcionará la misma información. De ser así, solamente necesitas asistir a una reunión.

 

Calendario de reuniones:

Escuela Preparatoria Cabrillo- martes, 16 de mayo, a las 6pm en la biblioteca

Escuela Preparatoria Jordan- martes, 16 de mayo, a las 6pm en el salón J1115

Escuela Preparatoria Poly- miércoles, 17 de mayo, a las 6pm en la biblioteca

Escuela Preparatoria Millikan- miércoles, 17 de mayo, a las 6pm en el gimnasio pequeño

Escuela Preparatoria Lakewood- jueves, 18 de mayo, a las 6pm en la biblioteca

Escuela Preparatoria Wilson- jueves, 18 de mayo, a las 6pm en el Centro de Medios  

 

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 5/12/17




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

Seniors must complete application and essay.

 

http://www.navyzebra.com

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 5/11/17




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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 5/11/17




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

Scholarship Deadline Extended for High School Juniors!


CACESF’s scholarship contest has reopened to high school juniors who will be attending any accreditedpublic or private college, university, or trade school within 12 months of the scholarship award.

Essay subject: All applicants must write an original essay on the following topic: The importance of establishing and maintaining good financial credit during your college years.

Essay guidelines: Entries must be typed, 12-point font, double spaced, and be between 700 and 1,000words. All essays must include the word count at the top of the document. Please DO NOT put yourpersonal information on any page.

 

All applications must be submitted
no later than June 1, 2017

 

First Award - $2,500      Second Award - $2,000      Third Award - $1,500

http://cacesf.org/rules_app.html

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 5/11/17




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Posted by: Maria Hoppe
Published: 5/11/17




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The African-American Leaders for Tomorrow (AALT) Program is a four-day long residential summer program that is held on the campus of California State University Dominquez Hills (CSUDH). Ninety students are hand selected to receive leadership training and attend workshops on topics such as college experience, career development and civic engagement. Students will be housed on the campus of CSUDH. Meals, program materials, as well as transportation during the conference will be provided at no cost to the participants. For students living outside of Los Angeles County, transportation to the conference will also be provided.

http://blackcaucus.legislature.ca.gov/african-american-leaders-tomorrow

 

The California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) Scholarship Program was established to assist deserving students by offering financial assistance to help meet educational expenses.

http://blackcaucus.legislature.ca.gov/clbc-scholarship-program

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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 5/4/17




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Posted by: Maria Hoppe
Published: 5/1/17




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Summer 2017 dates: June 26-August 4

Flyers available outside CAMS counseling center.  For more information, visit www.longbeachJGs.com

 

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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 4/19/17




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Mousetrap Cars – Diego Chinchilla (11) – 1st place ribbon for Creativity and Design

 

Civil Structures – Leslie Lopez and Diana Esparza (12) – 1st place medal – Strength to Weight

 

Solo Math

  • Avey Songco (11) – 2nd place medal – 11th grade at-large*
  • Christian Nixon (11) – 3rd place medal – 11th grade delegate**
  • Ronan Konishi (11) – 1st place medal – 11th grade delegate**

Team Math Quest

  • Joshua Visperas, Denil Poudel, America Romero (12) – 3rd place at-large*
  • William Lam, Karyssa Harris (12) – 2nd place at-large*
  • Junwon Lee, Bradley Turcios (12) – 1st place delegate**

Prosthetic Arm – Domonique Suntay, Diana Meza (10) – 2nd place ribbon – Technical paper, 1st place ribbon – Performance, 1st place medal – Overall

 

Will be competing at the CA State Prosthetic Arm Competition on May 13th at UC Irvine

 

*At-large participants are students who are participating in other events but did not place in the top three in the preliminaries in math.

**Delegate participants are students who placed in the top three in math in the preliminaries and are competing in the same math category in the regionals. 

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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 4/18/17




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The National Science Teacher Association and the California Science Teachers Association are supporting a March for Science at multiple locations nationally on Saturday, April 22, including a 10 a.m. Long Beach march from Bixby Knolls to Houghton Park.  View more information about the Long Beach march at the Teachers Association of Long Beach website.

 

The intent of the nonpartisan march is to advocate for high quality science education for all and to advance the idea that science has application to everyday life, is a vehicle for lifelong learning, and expands our knowledge of the world around us.

 

Learn more about the national effort at marchforscience.com.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 4/11/17




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The Long Beach Immigrant Rights Coalition has planned a workshop for 6 to 8 pm. Wednesday, April 12 in the Poly High School Library.  The workshop will include information on the rights of every person, regardless of immigration status, when interacting with police officers or ICE agents.

 

English/Spanish flier attached.

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Posted by: Superintendent Steinhauser, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 4/11/17




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Summer School Registration Begins Monday, April 10th

 

All 9th through 12th grade students who are interested in taking Summer School classes to make up a grade to meet graduation requirements or to fulfill college entrance requirements must register using our online enrollment system.  The online system will be available starting Monday, April 10.  Summer School registration will continue until May 14 at 5 p.m. 

 

Current 8th through 11th graders also have the opportunity to take a Math Summer Bridge course to help prepare them for the course work that they will be studying in the coming school year.  These courses include Pre-Algebra, Pre-Geometry and Pre-Intermediate Algebra.  These courses will be taken for elective credit and the grade issued will be a Pass/No Credit.  This is an excellent opportunity to get a jump start for next year. 

 

Summer School Registration will begin by completing the application online at www.lbschools.net/summer.  After the application is submitted, the student and parent will receive an email with directions for selecting the classes that you plan to take during the summer.  You should receive this email two to three schooldays after the application is submitted.

 

Las inscripciones para las clases de verano en las escuelas preparatorias comienzan el lunes 10 de abril

 

Todos los estudiantes de 9º a 12º grado escolar interesados en asistir a las clases de verano con la finalidad de mejorar una calificación para poder cumplir con los requisitos de graduación o para cumplir con un requisito de admisión universitaria deberán inscribirse a través de nuestro sistema de inscripciones en línea (por Internet). El sistema de inscripciones en línea estará disponible a partir del lunes 10 de abril. Las inscripciones para las clases de verano continuarán hasta el 14 de mayo a las 5pm. 

 

Los estudiantes que actualmente cursan 8º a 11º grado escolar también tienen la oportunidad de tomar un curso de Math Bridge (Puente de Matemáticas) como parte de su preparación para los cursos que estarán cursando durante el próximo ciclo escolar. Estos cursos incluyen Pre- Álgebra, Pre- Geometría y Pre- Álgebra de Nivel Intermedio. En estos cursos electivos, los estudiantes recibirán como calificación “Pasó/No Crédito”. Esta es una excelente oportunidad para poner en marcha un gran inicio para el próximo ciclo escolar.   

 

Las inscripciones para las clases de verano se comenzarán llenando la solicitud en línea en www.lbschools.net/summer. Después de enviar la solicitud, el estudiante y los padres del estudiante recibirán un correo electrónico con instrucciones para seleccionar las clases que el estudiante planea tomar durante el verano. El correo electrónico lo recibirán 2-3 días escolares después de haber enviado la solicitud.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 4/7/17




Audience: Renee Brown, Homepage, All Grades, Grade 09, Grade 10, Grade 11 and Grade 12

If anyone is interested in legal careers, check this out!

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Posted by: Renee Brown
Published: 4/3/17




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On Friday, March 24th finalists from the CAMS Science Fair competed at the Los Angeles County Science Fair.  Sunday at the Pasadena Convention Center, the winners of the LA County Science Fair were announced.  The winners from CAMS were:

Afelix Le – 1st place in Animal Biology

Matthew Obrique – 3rd place in Animal Physiology and a special  award from Earthwatch

Elpidio Dimayuga – HM in Animal Physiology

Kamar Godoy – HM in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 3/28/17




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Program Details

Program Dates

July 9 - 14, 2017

Students should plan to arrive on campus at Texas A&M for check-in on Sunday, July 9 between 12:00 and 1:00 pm.  Check-out will be completed before 5:00 pm on the final day of camp.

Eligibility

Students who will be enrolled as high school seniors or juniors in Fall 2017 are eligible to apply; we encourage out-of-state students, minorities and women to apply.

Program Costs

Camp fee, including participation, housing and meals, is $600.  Applicants are asked to not send any money when they apply for the program, but will be asked to pay after they have been selected to participate. There will be a limited number of partial scholarships available for those with a demonstrated need. 

Application

Applications will open on February 1, 2017 and close on April 1, 2017.

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 3/22/17




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Long Beach Transit is offering community meetings on March 22, 23 and 25 to share information about transit trends and gather feedback on how to better meet transit needs.  View the attached flier for more information.

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 3/17/17




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The Long Beach Public Library will offer an amnesty program for overdue book fines during the month of April, in celebration of National Library Month. From April 1 to April 30 the library will welcome back its overdue books and waive associated fines. Return any undamaged, overdue library materials to your local Long Beach Public Library location, and your overdue fines will be waived. If you have overdue fines from previously returned materials, donate a new book to the library and those fines will be waived, too.  For more information, visit the Long Beach Public Library in person or online at www.lbpl.org.

 

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 3/17/17




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

The Witnessing Change Video Competition is an educational and documentary effort done by the Climate Cost Project. The competition asks students to make 2-min documentaries about the climate change impacts in their communities. Our purpose is to have the students' work inform the public about the climate impacts that are happening in America now, and to help build a diversity of voices within the country talking about their own personal experiences of climate change. We do not believe that this has been done before, but think that it is critical for building public understanding and empowering individual communities to tell their own stories. This is the first year of the national competition, and we are hoping to have as many submissions from talented students as possible. There is no fee for entry and winners will receive cash prizes of $US 500 and $US 250 dollars respectively. We will also publicize the videos both directly through the Climate Cost Project, and through our partner organizations. We will also work to get the films shown at local film festivals and theaters around the country.

http://www.climatecostproject.org/video-competition

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 3/3/17




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The Long Beach Unified School District embraces all students and remains committed to affirming a safe, productive learning environment for everyone.

 

Transgender students in LBUSD will remain protected regardless of the new executive order by the Trump Administration pertaining to access to restrooms and locker rooms.  California Education Code permits students to use facilities consistent with one’s identity.

 

Christopher J. Steinhauser
Superintendent of Schools

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Posted by: Superintendent Steinhauser, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 2/23/17




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Looking for Internships or other summer opportunities?  Check out the Work Based Learning page for the most current list of offerings. 

http://lbcams.schoolloop.com/WBL 

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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 2/22/17




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Dear Parents/Guardians,

Last night, the Board of Education approved a resolution to communicate to all families and students that the Board supports them and will do everything in its power to protect them regardless of nationality, immigration status, religion or other factors.  A copy of the resolution and a letter from the Board is attached.

Christopher Steinhauser
Superintendent of Schools

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Posted by: Superintendent Steinhauser, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 2/16/17




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                       Our Lost & Found Bin Is Full!

 

This Thursday, we will be placing all of your "Lost & Found" items from the bin outside in front of the main office,

for students to come over and pick out your belongings.

Any items left by Friday evening will be donated to the local charities. 

 

Thank you for helping claim your items!

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Posted by: Maria Hoppe
Published: 2/8/17




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science (MITES) is a rigorous six-week residential academic enrichment program for rising high school seniors – many of whom come from underrepresented or underserved communities – who have a strong academic record and are interested in studying and exploring careers in science and engineering. 

This national program stresses the value and reward of pursuing advanced technical degrees and careers while developing the skills necessary to achieve success in science and engineering. In 2016, MITES served 80 students hailing from 26 states and Puerto Rico.

To be eligible to apply to MITES, applicants must be:

  • U.S. citizens or permanent residents
  • High school juniors or equivalent

Selection criteria

Students selected for MITES generally have the following qualities:

  • Passion for science, technology, engineering and math
    • This can be demonstrated through extracurricular activities, essays, and letters of recommendation
  • Strong academic record

We strongly encourage students from the following backgrounds to apply:

  • Underrepresented in science and engineering, defined as being African American, Hispanic/Latino or Native American
  • Underserved, defined as coming from low socioeconomic means, which may be indicated by qualification for free/reduced lunch
  • Potentially the first family member to attend college
  • Absence of science and engineering degrees in family
  • Coming from a high school with low admittance rates to top-tier colleges, especially rural or predominantly minority high schools

All applicants who meet the eligibility requirements will be considered, regardless of race or ethnicity.

 

http://summerapp.mit.edu/

 

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 1/28/17




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If you have not registered to take the CSULB Ethnic Studies, but you are still interested, you are in luck.  The registration deadline has been extended for the spring semester.  This class is offered free to Long Beach Unified 11th and 12th grade students and invited 10th graders.  The class sessions will be held at each of the comprehensive high schools:  Cabrillo, Jordan, Lakewood, Millikan, Poly and Wilson.  All classes will be held on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon.  Classes will begin on Feb. 4 and continue until May 13, 2017.   Attendance is extremely important in this college class.   If you are unable to attend more than 90 percent of the class sessions, you might reconsider registering for this class, as your grade will be negatively affected by absences.

 

Enrollment is limited to 70 students per school.  If there are more than 70 students interested per site, students will be randomly selected to participate, with 12th graders given priority.  Students who are not selected will be offered a space at another site where space is available or placed on a waiting list for the fall semester (11th graders only).

 

If you are interested in being considered for the spring semester CSULB Ethnic Studies class please complete the registration form.

 

The deadline to complete the registration form will be extended until Sunday, Jan. 29.  There are spaces available at Cabrillo, Jordan, Lakewood, Millikan, Poly and Wilson.

 

Please note that all notifications for the class will be sent through email.  Please check your email periodically.  Also check your spam/junk email folder, in case it is directed to that folder.

 

If you have any questions about the program, please see the Frequently Asked Questions sheet.  If you need further assistance, please contact Ms.Ortega at the cortega@lbschools.net.

 

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Posted by: Public Information Office, District Admin, Long Beach Unified School District
Published: 1/18/17




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The Port of Long Beach scholarship is an annual award for Long Beach high school seniors who plan to pursue careers in international trade, goods movement or other port-related industries. It is the Port’s goal to provide financial assistance to deserving students and to support them in their quest to become successful professionals and future leaders. Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $8,000. The award will be disbursed over four years.

 

Eligibility- To qualify as an applicant for the Port of Long Beach scholarship, candidates must:

  • Be a senior at a public or private high school within LBUSD
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0.
  • Enroll full-time at an accredited college, university, community or junior college or vocational/technical program in the fall of 2017.
  • Plan to major in a field related to international trade, goods movement or other port-related industries. These industries include, but may not be limited to, international business, maritime law, global logistics, engineering, environmental science and security.
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Posted by: Renee Shipman
Published: 1/10/17




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

The TOMODACHI Toshiba Science & Technology Leadership Academy is an annual one-week, cross-cultural Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) exchange and leadership program for 16 high school students and eight teachers from Japan and the U.S. In August, program participants from both countries will work together in Tokyo to develop a disaster-resilient, smart community of the future. With counsel from Toshiba engineers and a visit to the Toshiba Science Museum and the Smart Community building, the students and teachers will work in teams to develop proposed solutions to these problems using learning experiences that are central to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and the engineering design process.

 

Who is eligible?

Students

Students entering the TOMODACHI Toshiba Science & Technology Leadership Academy must be:

  • In grades 8-11 as of April 24th, 2017
  • Currently enrolled in and attending a public, private, or home school in the United States

Teachers
Teacher participants in the Toshiba TOMODACHI Leadership Academy must have all of the following requirements:

  • Current NSTA members
  • High school science teachers who currently teach at a public, private or home school in the United States (grades 9-12)

https://www.toshiba.com/csr/education_tomodachi_stem.jsp#WHO

If CAMS students are interested in putting together a team, please contact Ms. O'Neill

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 12/26/16




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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 12/26/16




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Interested in strengthening your problem solving skills? Then sign up for the American Mathematics Competition (AMC) 10A or 12A on February 7, 2017! Visit the website http://www.maa.org/math-competitions/amc-1012 for more information. If you are interested in participating, please fill out the form below by Thursday 12/15/16 at 9:00 PM! Any questions? Contact Jocelyn Hsu via Loopmail. 
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSekGJRVOBmBtiGxq-y0VHR9FpEqr9tVslAZA07kDFSpCgBWSw/viewform

 

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Posted by: Jocelyn Hsu
Published: 12/14/16




Audience: Work Based Learning and Homepage

Do you have a vision of how robotics will affect the world by the year 2066? Use your knowledge and imagination to tell the world what role robotics will play in society 50 years from now. Your vision could earn your school or community a live demonstration of Honda Robotics products including the world’s most advanced humanoid robot, ASIMO!

Earn a live demonstration of Honda Robotics products in your

school or community by creating a video, photo or essay showing

how robotics will impact society by the year 2066

 

The contest is open to individuals ages 13-18 or

clubs, schools and youth organizations with

members aged 13-18 and can be submitted by

visiting

Submission can be video, photo or essay.

See the contest page for details and complete rules.

Entry deadline is January 3.

http://csr.honda.com/asimo-contest/

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Posted by: Kathleen O'Neill
Published: 10/20/16