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Jul 18, 2016, 8:22 AM
ACSA Every Student Succeeding scholarship winner Bobbie Purify is a beacon of hope in the city of Eureka. A standout in both track and basketball at Eureka High, Bobbie will be the first in her family to go to college. But what makes this young woman exceptional is the bond she shares with her…
Jul 13, 2016, 5:17 PM
ACSA News spent the day at the California State Board of Education where its members advocated for opportunities for all students. ACSA Urban Education Committee Chair and Val Verde superintendent Mike McCormick shares his thoughts on the accountability system proposal.
Jul 4, 2016, 8:22 AM
From a premature birth to cerebral palsy to a tumor in his shoulder, Dante Del Prete has faced his share of obstacles and challenges. But his commitment to persevering is nothing short of inspiring. The third installment in ACSA's 21-part Every Student Succeeding Series brings you the story of a…
Jun 27, 2016, 8:22 AM
Featuring Region 4 student honoree Gabriela Jauregui. ACSA’s Every Student Succeeding program turns 20 this year. In recognition, we begin a 21-part video series, showcasing courageous students who inspire us with their remarkable success. Watch their stories every Monday, leading up to the ACSA…
Apr 26, 2016, 2:43 PM
Apr 8, 2016, 2:04 PM
Patricia Kay Beaver only spent ten years as a teacher in Ceres Unified School District before she lost her battle with breast cancer on Mother's Day 2001. Watch the story of how her legacy lives on through her daughters and through a school.
Apr 4, 2016, 4:01 PM
ACSA members spent Monday at the State Capitol meeting with state representatives to discuss issues in California education. Naj Alikhan looks at some of the big topics including transitional kindergarten, substitute teachers and teacher credentialing.
Apr 1, 2016, 11:22 PM
A middle school student in college? It's happening in Hayward Unified School District. Find out how students like Kayla Dixon are on the fast-track to becoming the first members of their family to earn a college diploma.
Apr 1, 2016, 11:08 PM
Jim Peterson arrived at Luther Burbank High as a 24-year-old substitute. By the end of his first week, he was ready to quit. Now, 22 years later, Peterson is the interim principal. Watch the story to find out why he stayed for the long haul.
Apr 1, 2016, 11:02 PM
The thought of a 19-year-old entrepreneur is nothing short of impressive. But the thought of a 19-year-old entrepreneur with Down Syndrome is unprecedented. Jasmine Prince owns Jasmine's Bunting Company in Encinitas, a sewing business that specializes in banners and flags for special occasions.
Apr 1, 2016, 10:51 PM
You might say Beth Cusimano is responsible for creating a running culture at Eisenhower Elementary in Garden Grove.
Jan 29, 2016, 8:59 PM
In this broadcast, ACSA Executive Director Wes Smith talks with Michael Kirst, president of the State Board of Education.
Jan 28, 2016, 11:11 AM
In this edition of F1rst Person, ACSA Executive Director Wes Smith talks with Shawn Ahdout, president of the California Association of Student Councils.
Jan 15, 2016, 4:48 PM
Dr. Kern Oduro is in his fifth year at Colony High School in Ontario, CA, but he comes from humble beginnings. Find out how this principal is changing education both in the United States and in his home country of Ghana.
Dec 30, 2015, 1:56 PM
Watch the heartwarming story of Esperanza High students April Clark and Sean Boots, best friends with Down syndrome who captured the hearts and minds of millions around the world.