Berkeley Schools ‘Recess Restriction’ May Unfairly Target Minority KidsThe Berkeley Unified School District is asking for more details about how its “recess restriction” policy is working.
Berkeley High School Recalls Yearbooks Over Offensive PrankBerkeley High School has asked all students to bring back their yearbooks after offensive language was placed into the yearbook. The students affected believe the comment was motivated by race.
Berkeley High School Students Say District Not Doing Enough To Combat Sexual HarassmentStudents in Berkeley say their high school has become a hostile learning environment, saying they are being harassed in the hallways and administrators aren’t doing anything about it.
'The Lonely Island' Working On a Berkeley High ProjectAndy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer & Jorma Taccone are back in Berkeley working on a special project...
Berkeley Superintendent Finalist Withdraws Amid Prop. 8 FlapThe sole finalist for the Berkeley schools superintendent post has withdrawn his candidacy after rumors circulated that he opposes same-sex marriage.
Berkeley Unified Teachers Getting 1-Percent BonusIn 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.
'Lonely Island' Comics Donate $250K To Berkeley SchoolsThe guys from Lonely Island will be donating $250,000 to the district, all part of a Super Bowl Doritos ad contest.
Berkeley Considers New Safety Measures To Keep Guns Out Of SchoolsSecurity 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.
Berkeley Schools Have New Plan To Tackle Student Gun ProblemsA 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.