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Video thumbnail of 2018 California School Recognition Program 2018 California School Recognition Program External link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 4:03)
Tom Torlakson attended a special event and shared his thoughts on the important work that the dedicated teachers and administrators are doing every day to ensure California students succeed.


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The California Department of Education's Make the Switch: Become a Teacher campaign, profiles professionals who have left non-education careers to become teachers.


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State Superintendent Tom Torlakson visited CHIME and saw first-hand why CHIME is considered a model for other schools not only in California but throughout the country.


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Meet the 2018 California Teachers of the Year and follow along as they take part in activities as Teachers of the Year.


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State Superintendent Tom Torlakson held an event where education leaders and advocates came together to discuss how schools should be a safe haven for undocumented students and what should be done to protect students and their families.

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Last Reviewed: Monday, June 11, 2018
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