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Phil Matier: Oakland Board Votes To Close Top Charter Schools

The Oakland Unified School District voted 4-3 to close American Indian Model Schools, Wednesday night, despite pleas from parents and students who find its strict teaching and disciplinary style very effective.

03/21/2013

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Teachers’ Union Criticizes New Report On Oakland Schools

The study by the National Council on Teacher Quality recommends several improvements for attracting and retaining teachers.

03/20/2013

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Oakland School Board Approves Elementary School Closures

The Oakland school board approved a plan to close five elementary schools and consolidate several other closes during a raucous public meeting Wednesday night.

10/27/2011