No Return Date Yet For San Francisco Schools; District, Unions Still Far ApartAs the one-year mark approaches since the last time San Francisco public school children were in class, it appears the school district and the teachers union are not any closer to agreeing on a plan to open up classrooms.
East Bay Scholar Presses On Through Online Learning; Seeks To Serve CommunityMany students are struggling with the stress that comes with online learning, but Miguel Angel Moya is using this time to reflect on how he can serve his community after graduation. Like most college students in California, Moya is spending his freshman year leaning into his computer for hours online. The 18-year-old human biology major is fatigued.
COVID Reopening: San Francisco Seeks Emergency Order To Reopen Public SchoolsSan Francisco is seeking an emergency court order against the city's school district in order to compel the distict to reopen public schools.
COVID Reopening: Mt. Diablo School District Board Votes To Send Students Back To ClassOne of the largest school districts in California, the Mount Diablo Unified School District, has voted to send students back to classrooms.
COVID Schools: San Francisco To Offer Mental Health Services To Remote Learning Students, Families Mayor London Breed has unveiled a program offering mental health resources to San Francisco Unified School District students and their families as schools remain closed.
COVID Distance Learning: Santa Rosa Jr. College Continuing Remote Instruction Through Summer 2021Santa Rosa Junior College announced Thursday that most learning and student services would continue remotely through at least summer 2021, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Some Livermore Parents Demand Return To In-Classroom LearningParents in Livermore planned to pack Tuesday night's school board meeting to demand that their students return to classrooms for in-person learning as soon as possible.
Oakland Teacher Relies On Personal Experiences To Relate To Her StudentsTeaching is a tough job even in the best of times, but with Covid-19, its challenges can seem overwhelming. Oakland middle school teacher Jasmine Mack understands this all too well.
UC Berkeley To Begin Spring Semester With Fully Remote LearningSpring semester at the University of California, Berkeley will begin with fully remote learning for at least the first two weeks of the session, the university announced Tuesday.
UC Berkeley Freshmen Start College Under Surreal COVID RestrictionsStudents at UC Berkeley attended all classes online Wednesday for the first day of the new academic year under COVID-19 restrictions.
Back To School: Still No Remote Learning Deal Between Teachers And Oakland District OfficialsJust hours to go before the new school year launches for Oakland students, the teachers’ union and district officials still haven’t finalized a deal on what distance learning will look like this fall.
Oakland School District, Teachers Scramble To Develop COVID Back-To-School PlanMonday saw a slew of national protests across the country as teachers and administrators called for a safe return to schools amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Oakland Unified To Begin School Year With Distance Learning Before Students Return To ClassroomsThe Oakland Unified School District announced Friday that the 2020-2021 school year would begin in one month with all students in distance learning before returning to classrooms in phases.
Oakland Schools Seek $12.5M To Close Digital Divide In Coronavirus Remote LearningThe fundraising campaign was spurred by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic forcing students to learn and participate in class while at home.