Eleven-year-old Brian Estrada isn’t just a student at Van Wig Elementary School — he’s now a film producer and writer. And he has the script to prove it, thanks to a cinema project from Edward James Olmos’ Latino International Film Institute that’s designed to help Hispanic youths develop a passion for filmmaking.
Bassett Unified sent all of its teachers and principals home for the holidays with a new toy: their choice of a shiny new iPad or a Microsoft Surface.
Bassett Unified School District wants to use its small size and a possible $30 million bond to transform its classrooms with cutting edge technology.
Bassett High School junior Isaaac Olguin taught himself to build a computer but now he hopes a new video game design class will help him better understand the intricacies of programming.