“Screenagers” Illuminates the Dark Corners of Unrestricted Screen Time

Maya Brunell | News Editor On September 21, 2017, at 7 p.m. in the Livermore High School theater, the Livermore High School Parent Teacher Student Association put on the documentary film titled “Screenagers”. The LHS AP Psychology teacher, Dawn Matthews, set the viewing into motion. During the first week of her AP Psychology class, Matthews … Read more…

Livermore Education Association and LVJUSD Negotiating Teacher Salaries; Dublin School District Holds Simulated Strike Vote

Maya Brunell | News Editor The Livermore Education Association (LEA) is holding their annual negotiations with the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District (LVJUSD) about wage increases. Their joint bargaining agreement expired on June 30, 2017 and their contracts are good for three years. Salary schedules can be complicated, because wage is based off of … Read more…

New Extensions to the African American Scholars Program Help Students Become College-Ready

Damian Anderson | Staff Writer This 2017-2018 school year, co-founders Maisha Beasley and Ashley Patterson of the African American Scholars Program added new additions to the program which help the students prepare for college and beyond. These new additions in AASP’s second year include branches for boys, parents, and teachers, as well as  Saturday workshops, … Read more…