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Can Modesto’s world religions class help bridge the divides?

A Canadian researcher studies the impact of Modesto City Schools’ required course and finds it fosters tolerance and can help deter religious bullying. But there is more to be done in this intolerant time, Muslim and Jewish leaders agree.

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Can Modesto world religions course reduce bullying

Alice Chan study of ways to deter religious Bullying brought her from Montreal, Canada, to Modesto, CA, where she researched the effects of Modesto City Schools' required world religions course and here reports her findings to Congregation Beth Shalom. (Nan Austin/naustin@modbee.com)

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Learn about nursing careers at MJC open house Friday

The Modesto Junior College Nursing Department and Health Workforce Initiative will hold an open house Friday. In other education news, Turlock High Navy JROTC air rifle team wins the national Sporter Class Championship and Nicki Harmon of Agnes Baptist Elementary is Love Modesto Teacher of the Month.

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Can Modesto world religions course reduce bullying

Alice Chan study of ways to deter religious Bullying brought her from Montreal, Canada, to Modesto, CA, where she researched the effects of Modesto City Schools' required world religions course and here reports her findings to Congregation Beth Shalom. (Nan Austin/naustin@modbee.com)
naustin@modbee.com
Can Modesto world religions course reduce bullying 1:32

Can Modesto world religions course reduce bullying

Science in the Community Day at Turlock's Brown school 1:30

Science in the Community Day at Turlock's Brown school

Franklin Elementary's young poets pour their hearts out 1:14

Franklin Elementary's young poets pour their hearts out

UC's Napolitano comes to Johansen High in Modesto 1:53

UC's Napolitano comes to Johansen High in Modesto