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Councilmember Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Kerr Join to Establish North Long Beach “Whole Village” Initiative
Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and LBUSD Board Member Megan Kerr On October 14th, Long Beach 9th District City Councilmember Rex Richardson and Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) Board Member Megan Kerr announced a collaboration establishing the North Long Beach “Whole Village” Initiative.
In an event Monday at Ernest McBride High School, Mayor Robert Garcia, LBUSD Superintendent Chris Steinhauser, LBCC President Eloy Oakley, and CSULB President Jane Conoley announced a sweeping educational initiative that enhances the Long Beach College Promise by bringing the City into partnership with the three major educational institutions in Long Beach and expanding the mission of the College Promise.
The Green Team Clubs at Longfellow and Hughes are holding a clothing drive to Share the Love. — photo via eylc February is the month to “Share the Love” and the Green Team Clubs of Longfellow Elementary & Hughes Middle school are hosting their annual “Share the Love” Community Used Clothing Drive.
Khmer Girls In Action will host a week-long Wellness Week across four Long Beach high schools to excite and engage students in being healthy and well. The Wellness Week is an opportunity to connect students to the information, resources and skills to support their physical, emotional, and mental health and is part of KGA’s Youth at the CORE Campaign to establish Wellness Centers at local high schools.
Uduak-Joe Ntuk Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education’s 1st District hopeful. Scoring a huge victory, Uduak-Joe Ntuk announced Thursday that Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Locals 99, 721, 1000, ULTCW, HWW, USWW & State Council have endorsed his campaign for the Long Beach Unified School District Board of Education’s 1st District.
Megan Kerr is running for LBUSD Board. On Monday, 1st District School Board Candidate Megan Kerr received the endorsement of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 11. “We are proud to endorse Megan Kerr for this seat,” said IBEW Local 11 Political Director Antonio Sanchez.
Youth from the Every Student Matters campaign celebrate the LBUSD resolution directing schools to expand Restorative Justice programs. Last night, the Long Beach Unified School District passed a resolution to promote positive alternatives to exclusionary school discipline by a unanimous vote.
Megan Kerr is running for LBUSD Board. Long Beach School Board candidate Megan Kerr announced today that she has secured the endorsements of current School Board Members Mary Stanton and Jon Meyer in the race for the School Board’s 1st District.
Uduak Ntuk, LBUSD School Board Hopeful. Uduak Ntuk, a native of North Long Beach, is a dedicated parent, technical professional and community leader running for LBUSD District 1 seat. A father of two daughters in LBUSD schools, he wants to keep Long Beach Schools great, improve academic outcomes for all students and create more job opportunities for both students and local residents.
The LBSO Instrument Petting Zoo returns to Long Beach libraries this summer. This summer kids can have a hands-on introduction to the Long Beach Symphony when they visit a local library. During June, July and August the Instrument Petting Zoo will make eight special appearances to share the joy of music and pique the interest of young children (sometimes as young as 3 years old).