Program: Inside California Education | Type: Full Video | Aired: 2019-11-06

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Graduates of a unique community college program called HireLAX are building the newest terminal at the L.A. airport. Students in the firefighting academy at Lake Tahoe Community College are changing the face of the firefighting profession. Miramar College helps fill demand for biotechnology workers. Discover high-paying careers in agriculture being taught at the “Farm of the Future” in Coalinga.

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.

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