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28 May 2017

Learn4Life student receives $10,000 scholarship from University of Antelope Valley

Learn4Life (l4L) student, Alani Dunlap got a little help to continue her education after graduation with a scholarship from University of Antelope Valley (UAV).  UAV offers this scholarship opportunity to schools in the Antelope Valley to ensure that local students are aware of local community college/career options available to them….


28 May 2017

Only One in Five Holds a High School Diploma in Two California Cities: Mayors Join Forces to Solve the Problem

The Learn4Life Mobile Learning Center classroom on wheels increases access among at-risk students in rural communities throughout Central California FRESNO — November 2, 2016 — The mayors of Selma and San Joaquin, located in the drought-stricken Central Valley of California, have joined forces with nonprofit dropout recovery program Learn4Life to…


28 May 2017

Former At-Risk Students Eager to Win CyberPatriot National Youth Cyber Defense Competition

Career technical education programs like CyberPatriot prepare Learn4Life students for careers in technology and science LANCASTER, Calif. ­– (Oct. 27, 2016) ­– Students at Learn4Life, a dropout recovery program for at-risk high school students, begin the first round of competition in the Air Force Association’s ninth annual CyberPatriot education program….


28 May 2017

Preparing Students for Success in the New Economy

The job market of today looks a lot different than it did 20 years ago. With the decline in mid-level manufacturing jobs (down to 10% from 25% over the past four decades) and a greater need for highly skilled information technology workers, employees without the skills to fit into this…


28 May 2017

WIOA Spotlight: Access Inc.

In today’s economic and social landscape, education isn’t just about books and tests. It’s also about preparing students for the challenges of the 21st-century job market. As a nonprofit workforce innovation partner, we work with a variety of community-based organizations to provide our students with job skills training and support…


28 May 2017

Summer IT Showdown

In the ultimate test of their skills, Learn4Life Advanced IT students competed against our own professional Tech Department in the First Annual IT Summer Showdown. This friendly competition was designed to help students prepare for the CompTIA A+ Certification and build confidence in their ability to compete in the real-world…


28 May 2017

Our Own Baja 1000 Tech Crew

Experts agree, when it comes to career readiness, nothing beats hands-on experience. And for kinesthetic learners — those often shortchanged by traditional “book and lecture” education models — the chance to interact with practical applications can make the difference between confusion and competence. So when Learn4Life students got the chance…


28 May 2017

Learn4Life’s Traveling Classroom Sees Its First Class of High School Graduates

California-based nonprofit dropout recovery program Learn4Life celebrates the inaugural graduating class of its Mobile Learning Center. The classroom on wheels provides a free high school diploma program to students in the rural communities of Fresno County. The Mobile Learning Center (MLC) travels throughout agricultural areas in central California, allowing students…


21 Nov 2015

Learn4Life Partners with United Way to End Veteran Homelessness

Ending homelessness is a team effort and one that is very much aligned with the Learn4Life mission of improving lives and empowering communities. This year, the organization was proud to participate in The United Way Home Walk, a 5K fundraiser to end veteran homelessness in Los Angeles. Three community teams…


16 Nov 2015

Learn4Life Promotes STEM Disciplines at the SoCal Maker Convention

The SoCal Maker Convention is an event that merges science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines with exciting, hands-on projects such as building robots, flying drones and 3D printing to educate and inspire young people. The event saw a record-setting 5,000 students and parents in attendance. Learn4Life hosted a booth…