Eighth-grade Algebra / Fossett Search Update / Pets


Eighth-grade Algebra  The California State Board of Education recently announced a new testing requirement for eighth graders - Algebra I. Today on Insight, experts and educators tell you about the test and why some business groups feel it's needed. Also, are all eighth graders ready for Algebra? And what will happen - if anything - if they're not?

Fossett Search Update  In April, we talked with a Carson City man who continues to search for missing aviator Steve Fossett even though Fossett has been declared dead. Mike Larson tells us how the search has been going.

PETS  Sacramento duo PETS just returned from a two-week tour of the Northwest and are performing at Concerts in the Park on Friday. You'll meet Derek Fieth and Allison Jones and hear clips from "Pick Up Your Feet."

PETS performs with Diciembre Gris, We Prick You and The Generals Friday, Aug. 1st at Concerts in the Park, Cesar Chavez Plaza, 10th and J streets, Sacramento. The show starts at 5 p.m. with The Generals. Information: (916) 442-8575.

 
Thursday, July 31, 2008