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Coding Boot Camp Gives California Foster Youth a Path to Solid Tech Careers
As a teenager, Jose Colmenares spent time sleeping on the streets of Los Angeles as a runaway before ending up in a group home for foster youth. Besides missing many days of school, he missed out on important conversations about how he would plan for the future, including developing a career.
James Irvine Foundation Announces New Grants
James Irvine Foundation San Francisco, California (415) 777- 2244 Youth-related grants announced: 2014 Los Angeles Small Schools Center Urban: Los Angeles $1.3 million – Youth, Linked Learning Practice To strengthen and expand a model regional Linked Learning system, payable over 12 months.