Caliornia’s Future Leaders Graduate rom SAL
March 6 marked the rst step or SAL students to continue theireducation knowing that they have the training and ability to pursueproessional careers. The SAL program provides students the abilityto gain rst-hand knowledge about the legal proession, ultimatelymatching ninth grade students with mentors that will help guide themthrough high school. Congratulations to the 50 SAL graduates!
Saturday Academy o Law—Replicating Success
In 2008, CaliorniaALL and its Board o Directors selectedthe University o Caliornia Irvine’s (UCI) Center orEducation or its proven track record in creating andsustaining successul public-private collaborations.Using CaliorniaALL’s grant unds, UCI developed andimplemented the Saturday Academy o Law (SAL) program.And, by 2009, CaliorniaALL’s mission was visibly at work through the SAL program.SAL has become a highly successul model and worthyo replication— it truly creates complete educationalpipelines. To date, 85 ninth graders have graduatedrom the program. And, o those 85 graduates, 65have committed to mentor the 2010 SAL participants!Additionally, UCI undergraduates volunteer their timewith SAL.During a three-day symposium in February, interestedteams o program managers descended upon Irvine towitness the SAL program rst-hand. The teams alsoattended sessions in order to learn how to replicate theprogram in their own communities. The teams, totalingmore than 100 people rom Sacramento, Stockton, Davis,Berkeley, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Anaheim, San Diego,Orange County, among others, heard rom a host o speakers, including:
CaliorniaALL is actively seeking additional unding partners
February 5, 2010
UC Irvine Saturday Academy o Law SymposiumWorkshop—Irvine, CA
February 28, 2010
Caliornia Career Pathways Consortia & Caliornia PartnershipAcademies 2010 Annual Educating or Careers Conerence,Orange County, CA
January 19, 2010
First CaliorniaALL Board o Directors meeting o 2010
February 4, 2010
UC Irvine Saturday Academy o Law Oversight CommitteeMeeting—Irvine, CA
February 4, 2010
More than 100 people, including past graduates o the SAL program,parents and current UC Irvine students, attended the UC Irvine SaturdayAcademy o Law Symposium Dinner in Irvine, CAto develop the replication program.
May 7, 2010 Second CaliorniaALL Board o Directors meeting o 2010—San Francisco, CAMay 21, 2010 Saturday Academy o Law (SAL) Oversight Committee Meeting—Irvine, CA