Berkeley Unified School District
The sole finalist for the Berkeley schools superintendent post has withdrawn his candidacy after rumors circulated that he opposes same-sex marriage.
In a state that’s plagued with ongoing public education cuts, teachers in the Berkeley Unified School District will get a welcome one-time bonus, according to the Berkeley Board of Education announced.
The guys from Lonely Island will be donating $250,000 to the district, all part of a Super Bowl Doritos ad contest.
Security officers at Berkeley’s two high schools should wear uniforms and more closely monitor who comes onto the campuses, according to a safety review in response to a series of gun-related incidents in the Berkeley Unified School District.
A school security expert sees both the good and the bad in a plan to eliminate guns at Berkeley Unified schools. The plan, to be presented to the school board Wednesday night, comes after a number of students were caught with guns at the district’s high schools this year.