COVID: Google Glitch, Snowstorm Create Woes for Virtual LearnersSnowstorms and technical malfunctions are still delaying school days, even when all the students are online.
COVID Schools: State Assembly Leaders Press For All Schools To Resume In-Person Learning In SpringThree California Democratic Assembly leaders proposed legislation this week that would require public school students to physically return to school in stages by early spring, after public health officials lift closure orders.
COVID Schools: Parents, Education Advocates Sue California Over Remote LearningA coalition of education advocates and families sued the State of California Monday over its failure to “meet its Constitutional obligation to ensure basic educational equality,” according to the attorneys who filed the lawsuit.
University of California's Top Doctor Says School Reopening Will Take Another YearThe University of California's executive vice president and head of UC Health had a sobering message for the system's leaders this week: School won't go back to normal for at least another year.
California State University Sticks To Mostly Virtual Learning For Spring 2021 Semester Due To COVID-19All California State University campuses will remain under mostly virtual learning for the Spring 2021 semester due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Alameda Unified Pulls Online Program After Parents Complain of Racist, Homophobic ContentIt’s not how but what kids are learning online that has concerned Alameda parents who reported racist and homophobic content they noticed in a remote-learning program.
Reopening: Online Learning Problems Persist For Students, Teachers In San Jose Unified School DistrictOne of the South Bay's largest school systems has been scrambling to close a wide gap in attendance and equipment issues that have been major obstacles to effective online learning.
Student Distraction Widens Digital Divide For Distance Learners During PandemicParents and educators have feared that online learning during the pandemic would leave some students behind. But the digital divide in distance learning goes beyond technology.
Bay Area Teachers Juggle Ways To Help Students Adjust To Online LearningWith the start of the fall school year, teachers across the Bay Area are taking different approaches to distance learning.
Oakland Schools Plan to Open Next Week With All Online ClassesOfficials with the Oakland Unified School District Friday said students will be learning from home for the foreseeable future as the new school year begins Monday.
West Contra Costa Unified To Continue Online Learning When School Resumes In AugustThe West Contra Costa Unified School District will continue educating students exclusively online when classes resume Aug. 17 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In FallMost of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus this fall.
Doctor Makes Educational Software Free To Help Supplement Kids' Learning During PandemicA lifelong educational advocate and past Jefferson Award winner saw a need to help parents supplement their kids' online learning during the coronavirus pandemic with her specially designed teaching software.
Teachers, Students Embrace Technological Challenges As Coronavirus Sheltering Shifts Learning OnlineTeachers in a South San Jose school district have developed some creative strategies to bridge the technological divide as they scramble to shift from classroom to online learning.
Coronavirus Update: Tech Non-Profit In Oakland Loans Devices To Students For Remote LearningWith the coronavirus forcing many California school districts to emphasize online learning, some students are facing a major challenge: they still don’t have computers.