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Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive

Supporting Our Schools Supply Donations Drive

Collecting supplies and donations to give students and teachers access to the materials they need

Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 04:26 PM PDT

NBC4 Southern California and Telemundo 52 Team Up for 'Supporting Our Schools'

NBC4 Southern California and Telemundo 52 Team Up for 'Supporting Our Schools'

NBC4 Southern California and Telemundo 52 are teaming up with the Los Angeles County Alliance for Boys & Girls Clubs to launch Supporting Our Schools, a campaign aimed at providing school supplies to more...

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 08:54 PM PDT

School Librarians Embrace Technology — If the Budget Allows

School Librarians Embrace Technology — If the Budget Allows

In a profession most readily associated with the printed word, school librarians have embraced what may seem like an unlikely tool. Librarians in public schools across the country are mixing new technologies...

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 02:03 PM PDT

As School Gardens Grow, So Do the Students Who Tend Them

As School Gardens Grow, So Do the Students Who Tend Them

For Rebecca Lemos-Otero, the founder of a nonprofit that creates school gardens, plots of vegetables and flowers don't only offer new ways to teach science or math. And give kids opportunities to be outside and...

Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 08:25 PM PDT

How Crayola Crayons Are Made

How Crayola Crayons Are Made

Ever wondered how Crayola Crayons are made? We go through the entire process and share some surprising facts about how many crayons are made every year.

Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 06:53 AM PDT
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By Cathy Rainone, Alana Pipe

Back to Basics: Cost of Essential School Supplies and Fees

From basic schools supplies to extracurricular activities, sending your child...View gallery

  • Crayon / Pen / Pencil
  • Notebook / Folder
  • Eraser / Glue
Monday, Jun 26, 2017 at 08:19 AM PDT
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By Liz Lane

From 'Potter' to 'Twilight,' 15 Years of Kids' Bestsellers

Children's literature is full of all kinds of stories, packed with wizards and...View gallery

  • 2016: 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'
  • 2015: 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School'
  • 2014: 'The Fault in Our Stars'

What We're Doing

NBC4 and, Telemundo 52 are teaming up for Supporting Our Schools, an initiative to help those in need with school supplies for the upcoming year. From July 17-29, you can make in-person donations at local clubs across Southern California. To make an online donation now, you can do so through Great Futures LA. Learn more here.