South Pasadena Unified School District Chromebook Checkout Schedule

Face coverings will be required to pick up a device. Please practice social distancing and respect the safety of others while on our grounds. If you currently still have a Chromebook from last school year, you will be required to turn it in before picking up another device.

India’s review of Confucius Institutes riles China, says treat them in ‘fair manner’

But they have come in for criticism all around the world, including the US and the UK for helping spread Chinese propaganda. Already, ranking members of the Chinese Communist Party Politburo Standing Committee have been quoted saying that Confucius Institutes are part of the overseas propaganda to project Beijing’s soft power.

Unsheltered by Barbara Kingsolver review – a powerful lament for the American dream

Kingsolver uses interwoven timelines to trace the lives of two families living in the house a century and a half apart. Freelance writer Willa Knox inherits the home in 2016, at a fortuitous moment: her academic husband, Iano, recently lost tenure, the couple care for his ailing father and their bohemian daughter, Tig, has returned […]

Nicola Sturgeon finally announces a return date for Scottish schools with classrooms to reopen on August 11 and all pupils expected to be back full time by August 18

‘In fact, a key reason for our cautious approach to lockdown over the last two months and over the next few weeks, is a determination to drive the virus down and keep prevalence low, so that schools can reopen in August.

Gov AbdulRazaq probes Kwara LGs’ 11-year allocations, revenues

Governor AbdulRazaq has repeatedly said he remains true to his electoral promise not to touch a kobo of local government funds in compliance with, not just the NFIU guidelines, but his longstanding belief in the local government autonomy for grassroots development.

Gov. Chris Christie decides to return to New Jersey for snowstorm

“I want to make sure that the people of my state feel safe and secure,” Christie said, noting that he’s been on the phone with the National Weather Service, National Guard and various government agencies. “So I’m going to go back this afternoon.”

NBA wrap: Westbrook helps Rockets edge Bucks, Celtics win

Anthony Davis says sealing West’s top spot had been ‘a long time coming for the Laker Nation’

Davis double-double helps Lakers clinch top seed in West, VanVleet and Raptors cool Heat

Anthony Davis says sealing West’s top spot had been ‘a long time coming for the Laker Nation’

Ola Cabs angel investors set to get big returns

NEW DELHI, BENGALURU & MUMBAI: Two of India’s best-known angel investors, Anupam Mittal and Rehan yar Khan, are poised to record the biggest returns in early stage investing in India when they sell a portion of their holdings in taxi aggregator Ola. The Bengaluru-based taxi aggregator is close to sealing a funding round of Rs […]

On the Charts: Adele Brushes Off Grammy Sound Issues to Take Number One

Technical difficulties at the Grammys wasn’t enough to keep Adele out of the Number One spot as 25 rose to the top of the Billboard 200 following the singer’s sound issues-ridden performance of “All I Ask” on Music’s Biggest Night. 25 sold an additional 151,000 copies, an 25 percent increase over last week, to spend its ninth non-consecutive […]