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Beverly Hills Board of Education Discuss Financial Literacy and Community Service

Posted Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 3:30 pm

By Sandra Sims

The Beverly Hills Unified School District (BHUSD) Board of Education meeting on Oct. 29 was full of robust discussions and debates about school curriculum and computer access for all BHUSD students.  Particularly interesting was a proposal by  Board President Noah Margo to institute a financial literacy curriculum for Beverly Hills High School (BHHS) students. He also asked fellow board members to consider requiring BHHS students to participate in community service sites, such as homeless shelters and soup kitchens in order to “instill a sense of humanity” as a learned skill along with traditional academic instruction.

For full story see the print edition of The Beverly Hills Courier, or download the e-edition.

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