COVID Learning: Bay Area Doctors Sign Letter Calling For California Schools To Reopen Feb. 1Thirty UCSF health care professionals - from infectious disease experts to adolescent health specialists - are calling for a reopening of California schools as early as February 1.
COVID Shutdown: SF Supe Asks Governor To Open Playgrounds Citing Overcrowding, Impact On KidsSupervisor Ahsha Safai wants Gov. Newsom to reconsider the closure of playgrounds in District 11, which has the largest population of children attending the San Francisco Unified School District.
Rohnert Park Man Arrested On Child Sex Charges; Authorities Search For More Victims A 68-year-old Rohnert Park man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault involving children and investigators believe there may be more victims, according to Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety officials.
Gunfire Erupts At K-8 Private School, 3rd Hate Crime Against SF Armenians In 2 MonthsA shooting at an Armenian school over the weekend in San Francisco has sparked a new hate crime investigation -- the third hate crime against an Armenian establishment in the city within the last two months.
Walnut Creek Man's Nonprofit Gives Children The Tools They Need To SucceedA Walnut Creek man is on a mission to give as many children as possible the tools for a good education.
San Francisco Launches New Community Hubs To Provide In-Person Learning Support For KidsCity officials in San Francisco on Monday announced the launch of the new Community Hubs Initiative, which will provide in-person support for distance learning and activities before and after school time for children and youth in need.
CDC: Hispanic, Black Children More Likely To Be Hospitalized For COVID-19, Suffer Rare SyndromeRacial disparities in the U.S. coronavirus epidemic extend to children, according to two sobering government reports released Friday.
Without Strict COVID-19 Protocols Learning Pods May Pose Health Risk For ChildrenSome pediatricians worry, without proper protocols, a learning pod which is a small group of students that would gather to learn together, will just be another form of a social gathering.
Novato Police Searching For Man Who Told Kids Their Mom Sent Him To Bring Them HomeNovato police are asking for information from the public after a suspicious man approached some children Sunday and told them their mother wanted him to take them home, police said.
Talking To Your Child About Coronavirus and Shelter-In-PlaceKPIX morning anchor Michelle Griego sat down with her middle school-aged daughter to see how she's feeling about this uncertain time.
Homeschooling During The Coronavirus: How Bay Area Parents Can Cope With The Added Responsibility With the announcement this week that San Francisco Bay Area school systems will remain shuttered until at least May, the pressure on parents who are also sheltering in place to take over the responsibility of handling their child's education can be daunting.
Children Using The Power Of The Rainbow To Overcome Coronavirus Shelter-In-PlaceFrom the boroughs of New York City to the neighborhoods in San Francisco, drawings of rainbows created by children have begun to show up in windows as a sign of resolve during the growing coronavirus outbreak.
Bay Area Lawmaker Seeks To Ban Gender-Separated Aisles For Toys, Kids Clothing In StoresA new bill from a Bay Area lawmaker would ban separate girls and boys aisles for toys and other children's products in stores.
FDA Approves First Treatment For Kids With Peanut AllergiesThe first treatment for peanut allergies is about to hit the market.
Roberta Gonzales Shares Her New Children's Book 'Marina The Fish With Teal Lips'Producer, host Roberta Gonzales talks to Bay Area Focus host Anne Makovec about her current projects, including her new children's book, 'Marina The Fish With Teal Lips.'