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The Youth Action Project is a non-profit organization that works to empower San Bernardino's youth to develop the skills and habits needed for economic and social success. Our work is intended to bring positive change by helping local youth graduate from high school, complete college or vocational training, develop work skills, and make responsible choices. Learn more

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San Bernardino City schools, CSUSB sign admission agreement

San Bernardino City schools, CSUSB sign admission agreement

By | April 15, 2014 at 6:17 pm | No comments |

San Bernardino City schools, CSUSB sign admission agreement By Beau Yarbrough, The Sun San Bernardino >> Following in the footsteps of other Inland Empire school districts, San Bernardino City Unified has signed an agreement with Cal State San Bernardino...

Posted in: Educational Tidbits, Young Leaders

Common Core education standards are changing the way schools test children

Common Core education standards are changing the way schools test children

By | April 14, 2014 at 8:13 pm | No comments |

Common Core education standards are changing the way schools test children By Beau Yarbrough, The Sun More than 30 sixth-graders sat at computers at Country Springs Elementary School in Chino Hills, but they weren’t facing the monitors. Instead, they were watching a...

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7th Annual Care 4 Kids Run & Community Fair

7th Annual Care 4 Kids Run & Community Fair

By | April 2, 2014 at 7:21 pm | No comments |

7th Annual Care 4 Kids Run & Community Fair By Brittni DixonThe Annual Care 4 Kids Run & Community Fair is held every year in recognition of April as Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month. This is an event that allows those within the community to get involved with...

Posted in: Upcoming Activities, YAP News

HealthCare.gov technical issues keep users from signing up for health insurance on last day

HealthCare.gov technical issues keep users from signing up for health insurance on last day

By | March 31, 2014 at 10:35 pm | No comments |

HealthCare.gov technical issues keep users from signing up for health insurance on last day By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Obama administration says a new technical problem is preventing last-minute users from signing up on the government’s...

Posted in: Young Workers

The 10 Highest Rated Tech Companies for Internships

The 10 Highest Rated Tech Companies for Internships

By | March 27, 2014 at 6:37 pm | No comments |

The 10 Highest Rated Tech Companies For Internships mashable.com article 1. Facebook: The social network is the number one overall company for hiring interns. It received a 4.6 out of 5 rating on Glassdoor.“The culture is pretty awesome and has staying power," an anonymous...

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