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Delta College to pay off bond in ahead of schedule

San Joaquin Delta College

In an agreement made earlier in the year, San Joaquin Delta College has arranged to pay off its last installment of Measure L bond money in less than half the time originally allotted.

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‘Preview Day’ to present career opportunities for future teachers

The Teachers College of San Joaquin (TCSJ) will be teaching students to become educators, thereby passing on the gift of knowledge to others.

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Health care scholarships open to local residents

Stockton-based Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center and the St. Joseph’s Foundation of San Joaquin have opened up scholarships for students enrolled in a health care field.

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Coding firm offering free programs to Stockton high schools

CodeHS, a company that provides web-based computer science curriculum, has partnered with Reinvent Stockton Foundation to bring coding classes to Stockton high schools.

The Code Stockton initiative formed by the two entities is geared toward expanding computer science programs in Stockton high school classrooms.

“We’re very excited to be partnering with the Reinvent Stockton Foundation to empower Stockton students to meaningfully impact the future,” said CodeHS CEO Jeremy Keeshin in a statement. “With extensive online resources and passionate teachers, our goal is to bring high-quality computer science courses to high schools in the city of Stockton.”

Organizers of the initiative pointed to a U.S. Department of Labor study that showed there will be 500,000 new computing jobs created in the next eight years nationwide, but only 40 percent of high schools have computer science classes... Read More

Delta College wins Paragon Award for marketing campaign

Delta College recently received the Paragon Award for the design of its 2017 Commencement Ceremony program.

San Joaquin Delta College recently earned recognition for its efforts to market its high quality and low-cost education offerings through its commencement program.

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West High team wins water tech challenge

Twelve high school teams from across San Joaquin County vied for a prize in this year’s H20 Hackathon, with one team taking home the Cal Water Golden Spigot Award.

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Stockton Sylvan Learning Center reopened by local couple

Cyrus Yannos, co-owner of Sylvan Learning in Stockton, recently took over the franchise’s territory and has re-opened the center on Benjamin Holt Drive.

STOCKTON — When the Sylvan Learning Center in Stockton closed its doors on Oct. 31, 2017, parents and students took notice; Cyrus and Enna Yanos took action.

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