The story of Oakland’s efforts to eliminate school policing highlights four important lessons about what it truly takes to stop the criminalization of young people and their families.
Visiting an Oakland Unified middle school, Newsom said he feels humbled and energized by the recall victory, and urges Covid safety measures.
Recent high-school grad and first-generation college student advises other students: Stretch yourself and seek support from your school and communities.
Our current vaccinations rates are far below what experts say we need to control spread of new Covid variants.
Tutoring, field trips and plenty of love made the difference for Oakland students 'adopted' by a real estate agent.
Students in the health career pathway, which provides hands-on training, had higher graduation rates and were more likely to enroll in college.
Districts signed agreements before reopening campuses that included everything from retroactive raises and bonuses to ongoing salary increases.
English learners have priority to return to in-person instruction at some school districts, but fear of the coronavirus is keeping many of them home.
When the pandemic hit, many students who recently immigrated to the U.S. were not attending online classes regularly.
To open schools, Oakland Unified Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell argues that school staff be included in Phase 1b of vaccine distribution.
As California faces another coronavirus surge, scientists and museum guides are taking to Zoom to meet students at home.
More than 60 districts throughout California seek as little as $2 million up to $7 billion for school construction, repairs and technology.
Youth activists from San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Palo Alto and Culver City are among those working to lower voting ages in cities and the state.
Two San Francisco Bay Area districts are expanding outreach to their most vulnerable students including those who are homeless, foster youth.
Some parents are also opting for preschool because a more familiar environment offers comfort during the pandemic.