1-Alarm Fire At Abandoned Pittsburg School Considered SuspiciousA one-alarm fire at an abandoned school in Pittsburg Sunday afternoon is considered suspicious, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District official said.
Oakland Students Join Suit Demanding More Teaching During SchoolThe American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California has sued in Alameda Superior Court on behalf of students at seven schools claiming that the lack of teaching time “slowly rob[s] students of an equal education.”
East Bay Diocese Defends Morality Clause In Teacher ContractsThe Diocese is defending a so called morality clause driving some teachers away from East Bay Catholic schools.
Larry Magid: Google Classroom Could Be Solution For Teachers And Students Google is out with a new feature for teachers and students called Classroom. It’s part of a new offering in its Google Apps for Education and could be the solution for the old excuse: ‘the dog ate my homework’.
Troubling Statistics For African-American Males In The Classroom Young African American men are falling behind their peers in the classroom.
State Senator Pushing To End English-Only Instruction In California SchoolsA state senator on Thursday proposed repealing Proposition 227, the 16-year-old law that banned most bilingual education in public schools.
San Jose Principal's Notes Detail Teacher's Bizarre Alleged Sexual AssaultsA principal’s notes show a San Jose teacher charged with molesting kids in class blindfolded a second-grade girl and put something in her mouth.
KCBS Cover Story: San Francisco School Offers Anti-Bullying ClassNobody likes a bully, least of all the one being bullied. And, because nobody knows this better than kids, why not teach kids to put bullies in their place?
Parents Outraged After Allegedly Abusive Teacher Transferred To SF ClassA San Francisco teacher who was twice accused of physical abuse is starting the new school year in a new classroom, and some parents are not pleased.
Oakland Student Faces 4 Felonies After Gun Goes Off In ClassroomA student at Oakland High School was taken into custody on Friday after a gun he had brought to school accidentally discharged in a classroom, a school district spokesman said Wednesday.
Arson Fire Torches Daly City Elementary SchoolA fire that damaged a Daly City elementary school appeared to be a case of arson, fire officials said Monday.
Closer Look: Bay Area Teachers Bring Skype To ClassroomTeachers at a Bay Area school have joined thousands of others using a free program by online telephony firm Skype to connect with other instructors around the world.