Top Area Football Players 2012-2013

June 27, 2013
Filed under Schools, The ' Mid ' Sports

(Over the course of the next few weeks Mid Valley News will be listing the top ten performers from the recently completed school season. This week is football, next week will be girls basketball, followed by boys, softball, and... Read more »

The Peterson Principle

Tim Peterson

June 27, 2013
Filed under Peterson Principle, Schools, The ' Mid ' Sports

Okay, LeBron James is great, the Miami Heat proved they are the best team in basketball, and its time for the “big three” in San Antonio to be broken up. Now, is it football season yet? Well it is but just a couple more notes... Read more »

FANVIEW

Joe Torosian

June 27, 2013
Filed under Joe T's Scoreboard, Schools, The ' Mid ' Sports

" We have an old saying in Delta;  Don’t get mad, get even.”---Otter... Read more »

Turn and Face The Strange Changes

Joe Torosian

June 27, 2013
Filed under Schools, The ' Mid ' Sports

In another time one coaching change per off season, maybe two was the norm. Now, however, with budget cut backs and economics determining so much in high school athletics each season comes with a wave of change. The off season... Read more »

Say It Another Way

Say It Another Way

June 26, 2013

South El Monte High Teacher Awarded Writing Grant

Anne Donofrio-Holter

June 21, 2013
Filed under Chalk Talk, Cities, News, Schools

South El Monte High School teacher Sara Quezada has received one of six $3,000 Bob Costas Teaching of Writing grants.  The grant recognizes teachers who inspire their students to write.  Quezada will use the grant to publish... Read more »

Smarter Balanced Releases Online Tests for Students

June 21, 2013
Filed under Chalk Talk, Cities, News, Schools

To help prepare students for the implementation of the Smarter Balanced Assessment System in the 2014-2015 school year, the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium has posted online practice tests aligned to the Common Core State... Read more »

Cal State L.A. President-Designate Covino Earns National Award for Leadership in Civic Engagement

Paul Browning

June 21, 2013
Filed under Cities, News, Schools

California State University, Los Angeles (CSULA) President-Designate William A. Covino was named the recipient of the William M. Plater Award for Leadership in Civic Engagement. The award is given by the American Association of... Read more »