Sen. Kamala Harris Introduces Bill To Keep Schools Open Three More HoursUS Senator from California and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris introduced legislation this week intended to align the school day with the traditional workday.
Pittsburg Elementary Teacher Reworks Hit Lizzo Song To Encourage TeamworkA Bay Area teacher put a creative spin on Lizzo's hit song "Truth Hurts" to teach her students how to get along.
Milpitas High Teacher Wears Blackface, Raps Out Lesson On HalloweenAdministrators at Milpitas High School are investigating an incident in which a school staff member wore blackface over Halloween.
'Distinguished' SJ Charter School Community Blindsided After District Votes To Shut It DownA San Jose charter school that has twice been awarded one of the state's top academic honors is now fighting to keep its doors open.
Even Without Power, East Bay Schools And Businesses Stay OpenWith all the recent power outages, people are having to cope with a lot of uncertainty, but some East Bay schools and businesses persevered and remained open in the dark
San Jose State Researcher Heads Toward Raging Flames Hoping To Soon Predict Fire BehaviorAs thousands evacuated Sonoma County over the weekend as the Kincade Fire grew in size, one Bay Area researcher headed toward the massive flames.
All 24 Santa Rosa Schools to Close Monday Due to Fire, Power ShutoffsThe Santa Rosa City Schools district, largest in Sonoma County, has canceled all classes Monday due to dangerous weather and fire conditions, power shutoffs and nearby evacuations, officials said Saturday.
Protesters To Sue Oakland School District For Excessive Police Force At Board MeetingParents and teachers who were arrested and injured by police during a protest at the OUSD Board of Education meeting on Wednesday pushed back against the police narrative that the force used by officers was necessary.
Oakland School District Defends Police Violence Against Protesters At Board MeetingThe Oakland Unified School District defended itself against accusations that police officers behaved violently toward protesters at a Board of Education meeting on Wednesday evening, when six people were arrested, including one who was taken to a hospital and left using crutches.
Six Protesters Arrested After Climbing Barrier At Oakland School Board MeetingProtesters disrupted an Oakland Unified School District board meeting and climbed over barriers, causing school district police to intervene Wednesday evening, school district officials said.