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​​Combating Human Trafficking

Ensure Justice 2019, a two-day conference hosted by Vanguard University in partnership with OCDE, brought together national experts to examine the paths of exploitation that can lead to human trafficking. Learn more about local efforts to lead with awareness. 

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Strategic Plan 2016-19

OCDE’s vision that Orange County students will lead the nation in college and career readiness and success is outlined, along with eight strategic priorities and key performance indicators.​

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​​​Understanding Health Education in California

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Your one-page guide to health education in California (available in Spanish)

Your one-page guide to health education in California (available in Spanish)

September 18 , 2019

Earlier this year, the California Board of Education approved a framework to help teachers deliver lessons aligned with the state’s health education standards, which cover six content areas. So we created this printable, one-page guide outlining the content areas with a grade-by-grade breakdown of when they’re taught, along with a few specific examples. As always, if […]

Cypress School District looks to acquire new administrative headquarters

Cypress School District looks to acquire new administrative headquarters

September 17 , 2019

The Cypress School District has found a new home for its administrative headquarters. At a special meeting last week, the Cypress Board of Trustees approved the purchase of a commercial office building located at 5816 Corporate Ave. to replace an aging central office that was built more than 50 years ago. “We are excited by […]

Educators to learn financial literacy concepts that can passed on to students

Educators to learn financial literacy concepts that can passed on to students

September 16 , 2019

A two-day workshop in October will empower local teachers with personal finance lessons that can be shared with students. Hosted on the OCDE campus by the California Jump$tart Coalition, the “Financial Empowerment for K-12 Teachers: Building Knowledge and Confidence in Personal Finance” sessions will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 19 […]

Weekly roundup: Edison High teen wins scientific accolade, lawmakers agree to $15 billion bond proposal, and more

Weekly roundup: Edison High teen wins scientific accolade, lawmakers agree to $15 billion bond proposal, and more

September 13 , 2019

Edison High School freshman Ishan Ghosh is already conducting biomedical research most students only perform when they’re in college or graduate school. Ishan, 14, ranked among the nation’s top 300 student scientists in the Broadcom Masters, a science, technology, engineering and math competition, according to an article in the Daily Pilot. The project that Ishan […]