COVID: Berkeley School Bus Service Suspended 1 Week After Virus ExposuresBus services for roughly 1,400 Berkeley elementary school students has been suspended this week because of three COVID-19 exposures affecting the district's transportation department.
San Francisco School Board Recall Petitions Certified; Collins, Lopez, Moliga Face Vote In FebruaryThree members of the San Francisco Board of Education will face a recall election early next year, after city officials announced the petitions have been certified.
San Francisco Youth Who Get COVID Vaccine Eligible For SFSU Scholarship DrawingSan Francisco residents aged 12 to 17 years old can enter a drawing for a full-ride scholarship at San Francisco State University if they've received a COVID-19 vaccine, officials said Monday.
Proposed I-880 Overpass, Street Extension in San Jose Draws NIMBY ResistanceA San Jose street project called the "Charcot Extension" has been on the books for decades and is now beginning to move forward. Neighbors say the area has changed and they’re putting up a fight.
Hayward Students, Parents Rally To Keep Open Schools On Proposed Closure ListAs the Hayward Unified School District looks to close several schools, citing a budget shortfall, parents and students held a rally Thursday as they are pushing back on the plans.
Dozens Of Mills College Employees Rally for Jobs, Union RecognitionEmployees at Mills College let administrators know this week that they want a union.
COVID: Bay Area Pediatricians Already Prepare As FDA Considers Authorizing Vaccine For Kids Ages 5-11Young children, ages 5 to 11, could get the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as next month if it gets authorization by the FDA, but pediatricians are already preparing.
Loma Prieta School District Reopens After COVID OutbreakA small school district in Los Gatos reopened its two schools Wednesday after closing late last week due to several COVID-19 cases being reported among students and staff.
Oakland Invites Public Comment On Proposed Council, School Board District BoundariesOakland's inaugural Redistricting Commission is inviting public comment on new proposed City Council and school board district boundaries.
Stanford, UC Berkeley Professors Win Nobel Prize In EconomicsTwo Bay Area professors were named Nobel laureates in economics early Monday by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.
COVID: In California, Inconsistent Virus Rules At Schools Are The NormAside from a common pandemic lingo there is little similarity in how California schools are applying COVID-19 rules, leading to a dizzying patchwork of approaches that parents and teachers say can be confusing and frustrating.
San Jose State University President Mary Papazian To Resign Amid Fallout From ScandalSan Jose State University president Dr. Mary Papazian announced she would resign at the end of the semester, amid ongoing fallout involving a sexual misconduct scandal in the school's athletic department.
COVID: Oakland Teachers Seek Expanded Testing, Improved Ventilation Among Safety DemandsOakland teachers are ratcheting up pressure on district leadership to spend COVID-19 relief funds on new safety protocols and equipment, ahead of the colder winter months.
New Bill Helps Students Transfer to UC and Cal StateA new state bill, signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom Wednesday, hopes to make it easier for students in community colleges to transfer into the state's public universities.
UC Berkeley Announces All Spring 2022 Classes Will Be In-Person Regardless of SizeThe University of California, Berkeley announced Monday that in-person classes would be the default mode of instruction for all class sizes beginning in 2022.