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March, 2021

  • 8 March

    Newsom Signs $6.6 Billion Package to Return Kids to the Classroom

    -Editorial Governor Gavin Newsom signed a $6.6 billion package to accelerate the safe return to in-person instruction across California and empower schools to immediately expand academic mental health, and social-emotional supports, including over the summer. The package was passed by the Legislature with overwhelming, bipartisan support after it was announced earlier this …

February, 2021

  • 17 February

    Imperial County Health Officials Share Information About School Reopening

    -Editorial The Imperial County Public Health Department and the Imperial County Office of Education announced today that Imperial County has reached the threshold to permit elementary schools to reopen. The adjusted case rate necessary to allow the reopening of elementary schools is 25 per 100,000 and Imperial County is currently at …

  • 16 February

    California Launches Interactive Map as Part of Safe Schools for All Plan

    -Editorial Governor Gavin Newsom announced that the state has launched the Safe Schools for All Plan’s interactive Safe Schools Reopening Map, an online tool providing a statewide snapshot of the status of school reopening across California. The map supports local communities in making data-driven decisions to safely open classrooms and helps ensure public transparency. The announcement builds on …

January, 2021

  • 19 January

    2019-2020 Graduation Rate Report Released

    -Editorial The California Department of Education (CDE) has announced the public release of the 2019-2020 College/Career Measures Report and Graduation Rate Additional Report. State law requires that the CDE publish valid and reliable data that would have been included in the 2020 Dashboard. Although the College/Career Indicator (CCI) will not …

  • 15 January

    California presents plan to reopen schools

    -Editorial While most schools in California are closed due to COVID-19, state and local officials continue to discuss ways to reopen schools with the proper safety measures.  Governor Gavin Newsom announced the launch of transparency, accountability, and assistance measures related to the Safe Schools for All Plan. The Safe Schools for …

  • 14 January

    Elizabeth Espinoza Receives Public Relations Award

    -Editorial Elizabeth Espinoza, Imperial Valley College’s Interim Communications and Governmental Relations Officer, has been selected as “New Pro of the Year” by the San Diego and Imperial Counties Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. The honor, one of six annual special awards from the PRSA chapter, is given …

  • 1 January

    Governor Newsom Unveils California’s Safe Schools for All Plan

    -Editorial  Governor Gavin Newsom released the State Safe Schools for All plan, California’s framework to support schools to continue operating safely in-person and to expand the number of schools safely resuming in-person instruction. Informed by growing evidence of the decreased risks and increased benefits of in-person instruction – especially for …

December, 2020

  • 16 December

    Imperial Valley College Launches New Logo

    -Editorial For decades, Imperial Valley College has been the home and community of exceptional students, faculty, classified professionals, administrators, and Trustees who all work together to help students achieve their dreams. Despite the major challenges of dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, Imperial Valley College continues to move forward and to …

November, 2020

  • 14 November

    SDSU IV Adds BA in Math & MA Homeland Security to Start Fall 2021

    -Editorial Students interested in attending San Diego State University Imperial Valley in fall 2021 will now have an even larger array of degree programs to pick from. This week, the university announced that a 4-year Mathematics Bachelor of Arts and a Homeland Security Master of Science are being added to …

  • 11 November

    Imperial County Considers Supporting ICOE for Borderlink Expansion

    -Editorial The Imperial County Board of Supervisors reviewed and discussed the next phase of the Borderlink project at their regular meeting on Nov. 10.  Dr. Todd Finnell, Imperial County Office of Education Superintendent made a presentation regarding this project to the Board of Supervisors. The board gave direction to the CEO’s office to assess the availability …