5 Ways To Stop Your Kids' Summer 'Brain Drain'Summer is coming to a close and the new school year quickly approaches. Worried about what your kids may have forgotten over the summer? Maybe you should be.
California Close To Revising Sex Education Guidelines For TeachersState education leaders are close to overhauling their guidance for teaching sex education in public schools, offering teachers a framework for talking to kindergartners about gender identity, discussing masturbation with middle-schoolers and recommending books that teach healthy practices for LGBT high schoolers.
East Bay Legislators Propose Tax Increase For Companies Netting Over $10MDemocratic East Bay lawmakers hope to address income inequality and fund education by increasing the tax rate by 2 percent on the top 0.2 percent of corporations that do business in California.
Santa Clara County Hosting Teacher Recruitment Fair To Connect Prospective Educators With South Bay SchoolsSanta Clara County is hosting a teacher recruitment fair in San Jose on Saturday to connect prospective teachers with representatives from South Bay school districts.
Manhattan-Based 'Avenues' Private School Set to Open Silicon Valley CampusA New York private school plans to launch a location in San Jose, raising the benchmark for expectations and tuition.
February Storms Triggers Explosion Of Colorful Desert Flowers
Sonoma County Flooding Triggers School ClosingsFlooded roadways, power outages and a widespread evacuation order along the rain-swollen Russian River triggered school closings across Sonoma County on Wednesday.
Torrential Rains Force Rural Sonoma County School ClosuresAn atmospheric river, stalled over Northern California, has dumped more than 9 inches of rain in some areas of Sonoma County, forcing several school districts to cancel classes Tuesday.
Oakland Teachers Strike: Negotiators Return To Bargaining TableNegotiators returned to the bargaining table Friday, hoping to hammer out an agreement on pay increases, class sizes and school closures to bring a swift end to a strike by Oakland's 3,000 public school teachers.
Teacher Retention A Major Motive Behind Oakland StrikeOne of the main sticking points in the Oakland teacher strike is over teacher salaries. The union blames the low wages for OUSD's poor retention rate.
Massive Crowds March And Rally In Support Of Oakland Teacher StrikeA huge crowd of Oakland public school teachers, students, parents and others rallied outside Oakland City Hall on Thursday in support of a teacher strike during its first day.
Oakland Teachers Walk Off The Job; Reject Latest Contract Offer Picket lines went up outside Oakland schools early Thursday after negotiators failed to reach an agreement on a new contract involving pay raises and class sizes.
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.
Man Arrested After South SF Shooting That Prompted Security Measures At Area SchoolsA 20-year-old man was arrested after a shooting in South San Francisco on Thursday morning that injured one person and prompted increased security measures at two nearby schools, police said.
Alameda Teachers, District Reach Tentative Deal For 4.5% Pay HikeAlameda teachers would get a 4.5 percent pay raise under a tentative agreement recently reached between their union and the Alameda Unified School District.