No One Eats Alone

Discover how a school in San Rafael is combating social isolation at lunchtime with a program called No One Eats Alone. Meet the state’s Teacher of the Year in Walnut Creek. Visit a high school in Porterville that offers students real-world opportunities through Linked Learning. Join a school field trip as they tour a STEM-focused aerospace museum in Sacramento.

Inside California Education brings compelling stories from all over the Golden State about California’s complex, evolving, and innovative public education system. It focuses on how public education’s challenges, opportunities, and successes impact students, parents, teachers, administrators, policymakers and others. Stories range from pre-kindergarten to twelfth grade, and include special education, adult education, vocational training, local funding issues, and groundbreaking new education programs. It also profiles some of the heroes making a daily difference in the lives of California’s six million public school students.

For more information about Inside California Education visit If you have a comment or show idea for Inside California Education, contact Christina Salerno.

Funding for the Inside California Education series is made possible by:
Imagine the Possiblitites CA lottery
Stuart Foundation

Additional funding provided by:

Schools Financial Credit Union

Schools Insurance Authority, Capitol Advisors Group, LLC, California Association of School Business Officials, Association of California School Administrators, California Teachers Association, California Parent Teachers Association, California School Employees Association, California School Boards Association, California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators, California Federation of Teachers, California County Superintendents Educational Services Association, School Services of California, Inc., Los Rios Federation of Teachers

Inside California Education Episodes

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Community Colleges: Learning and Helping During the Pandemic

S3 Ep13 | 26m 46s

California’s community colleges are still teaching students and enabling them to help.

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Learning at Home

S3 Ep9 | 26m 45s

Explore learning at home through the eyes of students, parents, teachers, and experts.

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Community Colleges – Exploring Careers

S3 Ep12 | 26m 46s

Nursing careers, wine careers, electric car careers, transfers, aviation careers

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Community Colleges – A Higher Education

S3 Ep11 | 26m 46s

4-year degrees, ranch management, first-generation students, theater, urban farming

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