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.