California State Flower

News, Sports, Videos and Images in the Youth Employment Partnership Charter School area

Local News


  • Warriors' Speights enter not guilty plea
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:55:46 GMT
    Warriors center Marreese Speights pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a charge of driving under the influence stemming from his arrest in August in Tampa. A written not guilty plea was entered by an attorney at Speights' arraignment, Hillsborough County State Attorney's Office spokesman Mark Cox said Wednesday....
  • Town Crier: Oakland, get ready for drummers of every genre
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:29:53 GMT
    Oakland has always marched to a different drummer. But who knew we were the mecca of world percussion? Musician Robert Wallace thinks there are more drummers here, per capita, than anywhere else except -- maybe -- Salvador, Brazil....
  • FAME Helps Students a oePut Their Best Foot Forwarda
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:25:26 GMT
    Former Warriors Coach Al Attles and a volunteer give students new pairs of shoes at the Put Your Best Foot Forward Shoe Giveaway event on Sept. 13 at the Oakland Coliseum....
Regional News


  • Grand jury transcripts recount 2012 Oakland nursing school massacre
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:27:12 GMT
    Believing that a college administrator had turned people against him and furious over an unresolved tuition reimbursement, One Goh went to Oikos University months after dropping out intending to kill the administrator and himself. When he couldn't find her, Goh took the school receptionist hostage, fatally shot her in front of his former classmates and then turned the gun on them, according to grand jury transcripts detailing the April 2, 2012 massacre at the private Oakland nursing school....
  • Grand jury transcripts recount 2012 Oakland nursing school massacre
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:26:31 GMT
    Believing that a college administrator had turned people against him and furious over an unresolved tuition reimbursement, One Goh went to Oikos University months after dropping out intending to kill the administrator and himself. When he couldn't find her, Goh took the school receptionist hostage, fatally shot her in front of his former classmates and then turned the gun on them, according to grand jury transcripts detailing the April 2, 2012 massacre at the private Oakland nursing school....
  • 'Start low, go slow': Pro-pot activists launch 'Consume Responsibly' campaign
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:23:18 GMT
    A billboard from the Marijuana Policy Project urging adults to "consume responsibly" in states where marijuana is legal is seen in a handout picture taken in Denver, Colorado and released to Reuters Sept. 17, 2014....
Sports News


  • Oakland Raiders more likely to go 0-16 than make playoffs according to ESPN's FiveThirtyEight
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:07:20 GMT
    Sep 14, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Raiders wide receiver Andre Holmes runs with the ball after making a catch against the Houston Texans in the fourth quarter at O.co Coliseum. The Texans defeated the Raiders 30-14....
  • FAME Helps Students a oePut Their Best Foot Forwarda
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:25:26 GMT
    Former Warriors Coach Al Attles and a volunteer give students new pairs of shoes at the Put Your Best Foot Forward Shoe Giveaway event on Sept. 13 at the Oakland Coliseum....
  • Keeping the A's in Oakland: An interview with Oakland mayoral candidate Dan Siegel
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:11:26 GMT
    AN speaks with Oakland mayoral candidate and civil rights attorney Dan Siegel regarding his stances on professional sports in Oakland. This is the third installment in an extended series featuring Oakland mayoral candidates in the upcoming November 2014 elections, discussing their feelings and positions most specifically regarding a new venue for the A's in the City of Oakland....

Local Area Videos


  • The Art of The Environment 2014

    Watch on YouTube

    'Art of the Environment' is a video about 'Urban Sustainability', produced by teen apprentices in a small business called 'Openeyes Productions', a team of y...
  • Pima Vocational High School

    Watch on YouTube

    Pima Vocational High School is an accredited charter high school that welcomes out-of-school youth ages 16 through 21. PVHS gives students a second chance to...
  • Raechel Torf, School Psychologist from Oconomowoc High School

    Watch on YouTube

    Raechel Torf talks about the importance of employment for youth in transition from high school.
  • Irasema Salcido talks about Microsoft YouthSpark initiative

    Watch on YouTube

    This week, Microsoft's Washington, D.C. Innovation and Policy Center partnered with the Brookings Institution to host a YouthSpark Connection event. With mor...
  • Youth unemployment | EU Sub Committee on the Internal Market, Infrastructure and Employment

    Watch on YouTube

    Esther McVey MP, Minster of State for Employment, and Matthew Hancock MP, Minister for Skills and Enterprise, both faced questions submitted by the public on...
  • Education business partnerships: vital for the future workforce

    Watch on YouTube

    Education business partnerships: vital for the future workforce.
  • Education to Employment: Roundtable discussion

    Watch on YouTube

    NFER hosts a panel of experts from across education and linked with employers, to discuss findings from its research programme and the challenges in getting ...
  • Jeff Riley and the Emerging Lawrence Schools Experience

    Watch on YouTube

    On November 13, Lawrence, Massachusetts Schools Superintendent and Receiver Jeff Riley spoke to a gathering of more than 100 Greater Boston business leaders ...
  • Turkish American Entrepreneurs Who Employed 5000 People - Part 2

    Watch on YouTube

    New York - 15 May 2014 - Turkish American entrepreneurs shared their stories at Turkish-American Entrepreneurship Conference on May 15, 2014 in New York. Ekm...
  • Options for Youth Interviews 2011

    Watch on YouTube

    http://options4youth.org Options for Youth (OFY) expands opportunities for underserved youth by developing programs that build upon the strengths and maximiz...
  • Smarter Schools - Parental Engagement in Schooling in Low SES Communities

    Watch on YouTube

    The Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations is the lead government agency providing national leadership in education and workplace traini...

Local Area Photographs

Click here to view images from around the Oakland area

Twitter Feeds

Click here to link to some important education Twitter feeds


Click here for additional information about the local area surrounding Youth Employment Partnership Charter School in Oakland. You'll find everything from history to current demographic and geographic information for both Alameda County and the state of California.