Gov. Brown Vetoes Bill Requiring Later Start Times For SchoolsGov. Jerry Brown vetoed a new law Thursday that would have banned an early morning start for classes at the state's public middle and high schools.
San Francisco Catholic School Teachers Protest Revised Morality Clauses Offered By ArchbishopTeachers from four high schools operated by the archdiocese rallied Wednesday afternoon in front of the chancery office, calling for a rejection of Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone's latest revision of the teacher handbook.
San Francisco Archbishop Won't Attend Rally Against Same-Sex Marriage, Made Appearance Last YearArchbishop Salvatore Cordileone of San Francisco said he will not attend a march in Washington, DC rallying same-sex marriage opponents, days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears a crucial case.
Over 100 Local Catholic Leaders Sign Open Letter Urging Pope Francis To Oust San Francisco Archbishop CordileoneMore than 100 local leaders are calling on Pope Francis to replace San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone in an open letter that will appear in Thursday's San Francisco Chronicle.
San Francisco Catholic Students Slam Morality Clauses In Latest Protest, Say Archbishop Is Out Of StepWearing black t-shirts with the hashtag #teachacceptance, students in high schools administrated by the Archdiocese of San Francisco once again voiced their displeasure Thursday night with Archbishop Salvatore Cordelione and his proposed morality clause.
California Lawmakers Want High School Students To Learn About ‘Yes Means Yes’ Sexual Consent LawTwo California lawmakers said Tuesday that they are hoping to get a head start on preventing sexual assaults on college campuses by having high school students learn about what constitutes consensual sex.
Over 350 Catholic School Teachers Call On San Francisco Archbishop To Drop Morality ClausesMore than 350 teachers in high schools administrated by the Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco signed a letter urging Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone to drop proposed morality clauses from the teacher handbook.
Lawmakers Want Investigation Of San Francisco Catholic High Schools Over Teacher Morality ClausesTwo Bay Area lawmakers are seeking an investigation of working conditions at high schools administrated by the Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco, over the archbishop’s proposed morality clauses for teachers.
San Francisco Catholic School Students, Parents Stage Ash Wednesday Protest Over Morality Clauses In Teacher ContractsOn Ash Wednesday, one of the holiest days on the Catholic calendar, the students and parents are hoping Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone will change his mind on the clauses, as the church heads into 40 days of Lenten reflection.
Lawmakers Urge San Francisco Archbishop To Drop Morality Clauses In Teacher Contracts, Call Plan ‘Divisive’State lawmakers representing the Bay Area are weighing in on the Catholic archbishop of San Francisco’s plans to add a morality clause to high school teacher contracts.
Gay Sex, Adultery, Masturbation, Porn Are 'Gravely Evil': SF Archbishop Clarifies Sexual Morality For School StaffsArchbishop Cordileone said the changes do not contain anything essentially new, but are intended to clarify existing expectations for Catholic teachers.
Report Shows Silicon Valley Schools Failing To Prepare Latinos, Blacks For CollegeA new report is raising serious questions about how public schools in Silicon Valley are doing when it comes to preparing minority students to go to college.
Oakland Opens Its Doors To Keep Kids Off The StreetOakland city officials have introduced a new program in which local organizations will keep their doors open late on Friday and Saturday nights to keep kids off the streets.