Oakland Teachers Strike Headed For 5th Day Despite State Superintendent Mediating TalksThe Oakland Unified School District and the Oakland Education Association returned to the bargaining table on Tuesday, but the teachers strike will continue Wednesday for the fifth day.
Negotiations Stall As Oakland Teachers Strike Edges Towards Day 4Oakland teachers are enlisting the help of some star power Monday in their efforts to secure a contract agreement.
Oakland Parents, School District Brace For Teachers StrikeOakland Unified School District officials and union representatives made a last-minute effort Wednesday to avoid Thursday’s strike, but negotiators were unable to reach a new deal for teachers.
Oakland Principals Ask State Legislators For More Funds Ahead Of StrikeDozens of principals from the Oakland Unified School District headed to the state capitol on Wednesday to push for more education funding.
Students, Parents, Lawmakers Make Plans As Oakland Teacher Strike LoomsThe union representing teachers and faculty at Oakland schools announced they are set to go out on strike on Thursday. The move has students, parents and the City trying come up with a plan.
Oakland Teachers Union Calls for Feb. 21 Strike Over Pay, Class SizesThe Oakland teachers' union on Saturday called on its 3,000 members to strike after negotiating with the Oakland Unified School District for more than a year and a half.
Oakland Teachers' Union Expected To Make Strike Announcement SaturdayUnion leaders for teachers in Oakland on Friday said they will make a major announcement about the looming strike Saturday afternoon.
Oakland School Goes Without Heat Due To Gas LeakFor nearly a week, a gas leak at an Oakland school has forced children to go to class without heat in the cold weather.
Teach For America Slammed For 'Pressuring' Members To Cross Oakland 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 Students Stage 'Sick Out' To Show Support For TeachersStudents in Oakland organized a "sick out" Friday morning to show support their teachers as they inch closer to a strike.
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.
Oakland Unified Announces Contingency Plans For Teachers StrikeWith a possible strike authorized by teachers in Oakland looming later this month, the head of the East Bay school district spoke on Wednesday morning about how officials are getting ready.
Oakland Teachers Vote Overwhelmingly To Authorize StrikeTeachers in the Oakland Unified School District have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike in the midst of a stalemate in contract negotiations, officials announced Monday afternoon.
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.
District Board Vote To Close Oakland School Sparks OutrageA vocal group of students and teachers expressed their outrage Monday night as the Oakland school board voted to close the first of what could be as many as 24 schools in the district due to budget constraints.