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SCHOOLS & KIDS

article on effects of homework duration

http://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/2015/03/math-science-homework.aspx...

Original post made by hm on Mar. 29, 2015
Last comment by Hmmm 2, on Mar 29, 2015 at 1:35 am | 1 comment | 322 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Can We Tolerate the Best Kind of Diversity in Palo Alto?

I’m a Palo Alto parent of teens. I think, as many do, that there is a problem in our community of academic pressure. I’m...

Original post made by PA parent on Apr. 11, 2015
Last comment by lesliefunk, on Apr 12, 2015 at 1:35 am | 1 comment | 366 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Most impressive school board meeting ever

I've never been more proud of the Gunn Students. Well spoken, mature, humerus at times. Goes to show you how well Gunn...

Original post made by keep zero period on Apr. 21, 2015
Last comment by C, on Apr 22, 2015 at 2:47 am | 1 comment | 322 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

May as Mental Health Awareness

The blame needs to stop. As a community we need to accept that anyone of us can be affected by a mental illness. A mentally...

Original post made by Bill on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Palo Alto Resident, on Apr 23, 2015 at 7:48 pm | 1 comment | 249 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Writing across the disciplines

A story of grief and growing up, a road trip with many fleeting characters and a story deeply rooted in landscape: all three...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2015
Last comment by congratulations, on Apr 25, 2015 at 9:47 am | 1 comment | 1067 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Making art together

Now in its 16th year, Palo Alto Art Center's Cultural Kaleidoscope program pairs students from Palo Alto and Ravenswood school...

Original post made on May. 2, 2015
Last comment by Michelle, on May 2, 2015 at 9:09 am | 1 comment | 1999 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Books: The horrifying, and wonderful, complexities of parenthood

Chara Burnett and Helen Waters are close friends, professionals, Palo Alto mothers and authors of the new book, "If Only...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by Betsy Taylor, on May 15, 2015 at 5:35 am | 1 comment | 2292 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Economics teacher offers real-life lessons

Students hear it on the news. They hear it from politicians. They hear their own family talking about it, but how can they...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2015
Last comment by eric, on Jul 12, 2015 at 6:27 pm | 1 comment | 1211 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

JLS Swim Lessons?

What happened to the Palo Alto Recreation swim lessons at JLS? Seems they are closed for registration for the rest of the...

Original post made by Anonymous on Jul. 20, 2015
Last comment by palo alto mom, on Jul 20, 2015 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 213 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Homework Spike

August 24, 2015 738 Los Robles Avenue August 24, 2015 Dear Online Friends, The “homework spike” that occurs...

Original post made by Marc Vincenti on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by OrADifferentApproach, on Aug 24, 2015 at 10:10 pm | 1 comment | 168 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Driver wanted for 'acting strangely' near biking student

Palo Alto police are looking for a driver who was observed acting suspiciously after repeatedly driving past an 11-year-old...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by parent, on Aug 24, 2015 at 5:28 pm | 1 comment | 2936 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Neighborhood meeting with police tonight at 7 p.m.

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Original post made by Tyler Hanley on Jul. 18, 2006
Last comment by Craig, on Jul 18, 2006 at 6:43 pm | 1 comment | 5010 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Midtown meeting with police chief

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Original post made by Midtown resident on Jul. 18, 2006
Last comment by Jocelyn Dong, on Jul 19, 2006 at 12:26 pm | 1 comment | 5069 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Hit and run - Did you see a fender bender today?

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Original post made by Palo Alto Driver on Jan. 21, 2007
Last comment by Palo Alto Driver, on Jan 23, 2007 at 12:00 am | 1 comment | 4372 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

My opinion on " Hundreds March for Peace in East Palo Alto

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Original post made by Davonnia on Feb. 6, 2007
Last comment by Thelma, on Mar 10, 2007 at 7:41 am | 1 comment | 4394 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Are they really selling free cable installations for Comcast?

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Original post made by A Neighbor on Jun. 20, 2007
Last comment by A Neighbor, on Jun 21, 2007 at 12:10 am | 1 comment | 3608 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Is there an arsonist in Palo Alto??

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Original post made by Cool off on Jul. 5, 2007
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 5, 2007 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 3332 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Fatal East Palo Alto fire under investigation

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Original post made on Jul. 14, 2007
Last comment by Sal Teresi, on Jul 14, 2007 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 4065 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Anyone know why helicoptors are hovering near 101?

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Original post made by Green Gables Resident on Jul. 17, 2007
Last comment by Marvin, on Jul 17, 2007 at 7:03 am | 1 comment | 3792 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Another bicyclist dies on Peninsula

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Original post made by Ryan on Jul. 30, 2007
Last comment by Citizen, on Jul 30, 2007 at 10:49 am | 1 comment | 3791 Views
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