Teacher Fears For Health, Safety After Trump Threatens To Defund Schools That Don't ReopenPresident Trump on Wednesday publicly pushed schools to reopen this fall even as COVID-19 cases surge across the country. The threat has some Bay Area teachers even more concerned about the health and safety of themselves and their students
Reopening: Palo Alto Teachers List COVID-19 Safety Demands Before Return To ClassroomsTeachers in the Palo Alto Unified School District are asking for personal protective equipment for themselves as well as their students before they feel safe to walk into a classroom again.
Oakland Parents, Teachers Call On Mayor, District To Guarantee Internet Access For All StudentsA coalition of parents, community members and more than 340 teachers represented by the Oakland Education Association union called on Oakland Unified School District Superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell and Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf to guarantee internet access to all students in the district.
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.
Teachers Demand More Supplies To Fight Coronavirus As East Bay Schools Remain OpenContra Costa County health officials issued new guidelines to prevent the spread of coronavirus Tuesday. While schools will stay open for now, a number of teachers have questions about that decision.
Oakland School Board Votes Not To Reduce School Police Despite Heated MeetingThe Oakland Unified School District board voted to not reduce the school district police department Wednesday evening despite a heated meeting and push back from the community.
San Ramon Teachers Protest School Board Meeting, Prepared To Strike Over ContractsTeachers in one East Bay school district say they're prepared to strike if they can't reach an agreement on a new contract. On Tuesday night, more than 400 teachers showed up at the San Ramon Valley Unified School Board meeting to protest.
San Ramon Valley Unified Teachers Authorize Strike VoteTeacher contract negotiations in the San Ramon Valley Unified School District are at a crossroads.
Newsom Budget: Bonus Stipends For Teachers To 'Make Them The Best, The Brightest'Gov. Gavin Newsom wants to give $20,000 stipends to teachers at high needs schools and extend health care to older low-income immigrants who are in the country illegally. He outlined the plans during an announcement Friday of his $222 billion budget proposal.
West Sonoma County High School Teachers Go On StrikeTeachers in three west Sonoma County high schools are striking Wednesday morning after contract negotiations failed Tuesday.
Teachers Become Super-Commuters To Work In San FranciscoMost people have that one teacher who changed the course of their life forever, but increasingly, students in the Bay Area are losing the opportunity to have that kind of relationship with an educator.
South Bay Teachers Share Housing Struggle Stories At Santa Clara County Town HallSeveral South Bay teachers shared their stories of struggle during a Santa Clara County town hall meeting to discuss how the housing crisis affects them Tuesday evening.
14-Day Union City Teacher Strike Ends Pending Sunday VoteA tentative agreement was reached Friday between teachers and the New Haven Unified School District to end a strike in Union City that has lasted 14 days.
Striking New Haven Teachers Contemplate School District's Latest OfferThe New Haven Unified School District’s 14-day-old strike might be inching towards a conclusion Friday as union leaders are mulling over teachers’ reactions on the district’s latest contract offer.
Union City Teachers, School Officials Set To Resume Contract Talks On Fifth Day Of StrikeContract talks are expected to resume Friday afternoon between striking teachers and officials with the New Haven Unified School District, union leaders said.