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.
Power outages due to heat wave could affect California residents through Wednesday, governor promises flexibility if schools are affected.
The district plans to take a more holistic approach to student safety by relying less on law enforcement for non-serious incidents.
West Contra Costa Unified students reflect on how their lives were affected by the coronavirus pandemic and the Black Lives Matter movement.
As coronavirus cases spike across California more school districts are making the decision to educate students online next school year.
Teachers can partner with students, families and colleague to establish a caring classroom community, even if it’s from a distance.
Oakland Unified leaders signal support for eliminating district police, West Contra Costa Unified terminates contracts with city police.
Oakland Unified board to consider eliminating district police force, West Contra Costa Unified teachers urge board to rid police on campuses.
Educators and community members in Oakland Unified and West Contra Costa Unified have established several fundraisers and other campaigns.
Students talk about how they and their families are coping with the coronavirus lockdown.
The governor issued an executive order allowing virtual meetings, as long as the public has access.
California teachers have had to be creative to keep students learning after campuses shut down in March.
Stege Elementary in Richmond was primed to reinvent itself from one of California's lowest performing schools to one that helped its black and Latino students achieve academically. Instead, the school faces teacher layoffs.
Teachers to receive layoff notices next week, but district hopes to rescind many by negotiating other cost-cutting solutions with unions.