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Apps are seen on Apple iPhone 5s January 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Brentwood Police Hold School Meeting On Sexting, Bullying After Middle School Girl Forced Into Sex Acts

Online bullying, kids’ access to websites and “sexting” are all topics to be covered by Brentwood police Thursday night at a meeting to remind parents that their kids’ online activity has real-world consequences.

04/03/2014

A man displays an Apple's iPhone 5 smartphone on February 25, 2014 in the French northern city of Lille. Apple said on February 24, 2014 it was developing a security fix for its Mac OS X computer operating system after a patch released for its iPhones and iPads to thwart hacker attacks.AFP PHOTO PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

East Bay Middle-Schooler Accused Of Blackmailing Girl For Sex Acts After ‘Sexting’ Photos

Police in Brentwood are investing a case of sexting after a boy allegedly forced a girl to perform sex acts after receiving sexually explicit photos of her on his cellphone.

03/14/2014

A student at Camp Edmo enjoys a science activity outdoors. (Edventure More)

Community Corner: Bay Area Nonprofit Encourages A Smart Summer

As Bay Area families gear up for summer activities, one local organization says it’s important to avoid summer learning loss, or “brain drain.”

05/19/2013

A cellphone image of a teacher and student scuffling at Alliance Academy in Oakland. (CBS)

Extra Resources Sent To Troubled Oakland School After Fight

The Oakland Unified School District is sending in extra resources to Alliance Academy after video surfaced of a fight between a substitute teacher and student. But some teachers told KPIX 5 the action may be too late.

04/26/2013

A cellphone image of a teacher and student scuffling at Alliance Academy in Oakland. (CBS)

Teachers, Students Detail Troubles At Oakland Middle School

Since the beginning of the school year, the Oakland Unified School District has expelled five students from Alliance Academy and police have responded to the campus at least 13 times.

04/25/2013

A cellphone image of a teacher and student scuffling at Alliance Academy in Oakland. (CBS)

Fight Between Oakland Middle School Girl, Teacher Caught On Video

A new video showing a teacher and student scuffling inside an Oakland classroom is just one example of the safety issues teachers face at the school, according to educators.

04/24/2013

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

08/01/2012

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Student Stabbed During Fight At South SF Middle School

A fight among students at a South San Francisco middle school led to a stabbing Tuesday morning, police said.

CBS San Francisco–06/01/2011

Willie L. Brown College Prep Academy Dream School. (Margie Shafer/KCBS)

School Closes In San Francisco’s Bayview Neighborhood

On Friday, the Willie L. Brown Jr. College Preparatory Academy is closing its doors in the Bayview district of San Francisco.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/27/2011

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Oakland Police Chief Visiting DC, Seeks Funding For School Program

Oakland Police Chief Anthony Batts is heading to Washington, D.C., where he will lobby for federal funding for a pilot program to place officers in four of the city’s middle schools.

CBS San Francisco–11/30/2010

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