Marin County's Dixie School District To Keep Its Name For NowThe Dixie School District in San Rafael has voted against changing its name that some have said is linked to the Confederacy and slavery but agreed to revisit the issue later.
Woman Who Accused Virginia Lt. Governor Of Sexual Assault Speaks At StanfordThe first woman to accuse Virginia's Lt. Governor of sexual assault spoke Tuesday evening at a sold-out event at Stanford.
Teach For America Slammed Over Telling Oakland Members To Cross Picket LineMore than 300 alumni signed the letter to Teach for America's leadership, asking it to stop "pressuring" young teachers to break a strike that could come next week.
Oakland Kids Speak Up As School Board, Superintendent Explain Budget Cut PlansSuperintendent Kyla Johnson Trammell explained the cuts are painful, but necessary. The Board of Education faced the wrath of the students who will be hit hardest by the cuts.
CoCo County School District Mulls Cuts to Officers Assigned to Richmond CampusesA program that places Richmond police officers in local schools is in danger of shrinking.
East Bay Scholar Helping Others Achieve On His Way To College DreamAlejandro Garibo is a math whiz and calculus tutor, patiently guiding fellow students as a way of paying it forward for how he has been helped along.
San Francisco Public School Advocates Rally For $60M From Tax WindfallHundreds of San Francisco students and teachers, as well as their supporters, held a lively rally Tuesday afternoon outside of City Hall, as they sought to secure $60 million for their public schools.
Oakland Unified Teachers Begin Voting On Potential Strike, Fight Against 2nd School ClosureTeachers at the Oakland Unified School District began voting after school on Tuesday on a potential strike.
East Bay Biochemist Sells 'Gene-Editing Kit' For The MassesAn East Bay entrepreneur wants to put the power of gene-editing in everyone's hands through his company's "Genetic Design Kits."
UC Berkeley Launching Cannabis Industry Research CenterThe University of California at Berkeley has launched the Cannabis Research Center that will explore the impacts of cannabis production on the environment and society.
Lawsuit Claims San Jose School District Failed To Protect Students From Sexual AbuseIn a landmark lawsuit several childhood sexual abuse attorneys claim a San Jose school district failed to protect students from teachers who sexually abused them, and says it must put new policies in place to protect children.
Oakland Scholar Hones Leadership Skills At School, At HomeVeronica Cañas is a natural born leader, although she admits she didn't always see herself in that role.