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Traffic flows across the eastern span of the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Summer’s Here And The Bay Bridge Morning Traffic Is Gone — Where Did It Go?

It’s June. Your hour and 45 minute Bay Bridge commute has suddenly been cut in half. Where did everybody go? It’s all about the ‘bunny ears.’

06/16/2015

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SF’s Startup School That Doesn’t ‘Do Books’ Set To Graduate First Class Of New Education Model

Friday is graduation day at an unusual K-8 school in California — and there is only one graduate. He’s part of an experiment in San Francisco called AltSchool that could re-define how your kids get an education, reports Ben Tracy.

06/05/2015

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Bees Attack Pasadena Graduation Ceremony, Injuring At Least 4

There’s nothing like a swarm of bees to completely put a damper on a graduation ceremony.

06/04/2015

Kids' Club preschool in Antioch (CBS SF)

Parents, Kids Fight To Keep State-Funded Preschool Open In Antioch

Parents kept their preschoolers up late Tuesday night in hopes of convincing Antioch City Council members to build a new school for their 300 kids.

05/27/2015

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Vallejo Girl’s Kidnapping Story Made Up To Escape School Punishment

Vallejo police said that a colorful kidnapping story Friday involving a red car, a girl and a green dragon tattoo is false.

05/18/2015

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Oakland Teachers Getting 8-Percent Raise By 2016 Under New Agreement

Oakland school teachers will receive a salary increase of at least 8 percent by next January under the terms of a tentative agreement with the school district that was reached just before midnight, the head of the teachers’ union said Thursday.

05/14/2015

Two head lice (Pediculus humanus capitis) crawl on a piece of paper after having been removed from the hair of a little boy June 22, 2007 in Berlin, Germany. Summer weather in Central Europe typically brings with it cases of head lice in schoolchildren. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Pediatricians: Send Those Kids With Lice Back To School

Future generations won’t be sitting out school just because some creepy crawlies were discovered on student scalps, at least not if schools adopt new clinical recommendations from a group of pediatricians.

04/29/2015

Standing Desks

Marin County School Nixes Sedentary Education With Standing Desks For Students

4th graders and some 1st graders at an elementary school in San Rafael are using standing desks and it seems to be helping the students to maintain focus and dissipate excess energy.

04/24/2015

Vaccination

Contentious Vaccination Bill Passes Senate Education Committee

The bill still has to move through two Senate committees and the Assembly before it can even reach Governor Jerry Brown’s desk.

04/22/2015

(CBS SF)

Bomb Threat At Milpitas High School Prompts Evacuation

Milpitas High School students and staff have been evacuated due to a bomb threat Thursday morning.

04/09/2015

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