San Jose Unified School District To Continue Distance Learning Through At Least DecemberThe San Jose Unified School District announced that distance learning will continue through at least the end of December 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
San Jose Unified Allows Teachers To Work From Home In Last-Minute ReversalThe San Jose Unified School District has reversed a decision requiring all teachers to teach from their classrooms, a day before classes were set to begin under distance learning due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Some Teachers Balk as San Jose Schools Prepare to Reopen Classrooms WednesdaySchool starts Wednesday for the San Jose Unified School District when hundreds of teachers will be ordered back to their classrooms but some teachers say they intend to teach from home.
San Jose Teachers Tell School District They Will Not Return to Classrooms in AugustSan Jose teachers will not return to the classroom for in-person teaching in August, the school district announced Friday.
San Jose Looks To Fill Shortage Of Special Education Teachers By Paying TuitionFacing a shortage of special education teachers, San Jose Unified School District has created a first of its kind program to fill the need.
Victims Of San Jose Track Coach Convicted In Child Porn Case Sue DistrictTwo victims of a Willow Glen Middle School teacher who was convicted of child pornography charges last year filed a lawsuit against him and the San Jose Unified School District on Thursday.
San Jose Teachers Speak As Fight Over Affordable Teacher Housing Roils CommunityWhile the ideas were preliminary, the district said it needs to find a way to retain teachers and schools may need to be moved.
Parents Slam Proposal To Move San Jose Schools For Affordable Teacher HousingA plan to bulldoze a pair of schools to make way for affordable housing was the topic of a heated meeting in South San Jose Wednesday night.
South Bay Stomach Flu Outbreak May Be SpreadingA 24-hour stomach bug outbreak that has sickened hundreds of students in the San Jose Unified School District schools may be spreading to other counties, according to the Santa Cruz County Health Services Agency.
10 San Jose Unified Schools Affected By NorovirusTen schools in the San Jose Unified School District have reported being impacted by the norovirus.
Ask A Bay Area Expert: 5 Tips For Getting Your Child Ready For KindergartenStarting school is typically a fun and exciting time in any child’s life, but the transition to Kindergarten can be rocky for kids who are ill-prepared. Here, local Kindergarten teacher Tracy Rivas shares some expert tips on how to get kids ready to start Kindergarten.
San Jose High School Pays Tribute To Former Student Killed In Isla Vista RampageThe principal of Lynbrook High School in San Jose this morning asked for a moment of silence for 2012 graduate Cheng Hong, one of six people killed by his deranged roommate Friday near Santa Barbara.
Phil Matier: California College-Prep Course Successes OverstatedThe highly-touted plan to have every student in the San Jose Unified School District pass the classes required for UC or California State University admission is apparently not the success a lot of people thought it was.