Wine Country Wildfires: Santa Rosa Schools ReopenKids in more than a dozen Santa Rosa city schools headed back to class for the first time since the fires started. Susie Steimle reports. (10-27-17)
Mills College Cuts Tuition To Increase EnrollmentThe financially struggling Oakland women’s college will cut tuition a whopping 36 percent in 2018. The unexpected move comes as the college grapples with a multi-million dollar deficit. Don Ford reports. (9-15-17)
Family Coach Dr. Catherine Pearlman Shares Tips For ParentsFamily Coach Dr. Catherine Pearlman shares tips for parents to help their kids transition from summer leisure, to back-to-school time.
Kids Need Bus Driver In Remote West Marin NeighborhoodAfter their longtime bus driver retired, kids in West Marin are walking to school. As John Ramos reports, they're trying to hire a new one, but no one has applied.
ConsumerWatch Weekend EditionConsumer reporter Julie Watts gets some back-to-school warnings from Rebecca Harpster from the Better Business Bureau. (8-19-17)
ConsumerWatch Weekend RoundupConsumer reporter Julie Watts speaks with parenting author Catherine Pearlman about getting kids ready for a return to school. (8-12-17)
At Issue: Affirmative Action in EducationThe Trump administration is reopening the debate over race and college admissions. Phil Matier discusses the issue with Vincent Pan, representing Chinese for Affirmative Action. (8-6-17)
East Palo Alto School Takes Unusual Step To Help Struggling FamiliesThe Ravenswood City School District in East Palo Alto installed a washer and dryer on campus at McNair Middle School so struggling parents can do laundry for free with donated detergent. Betty Yu reports. (8-3-17)
Back-To-School: Reform Your DormLifestyle expert Amy Sewell shares some great ideas for college students who are looking to reform their dorm rooms.
New S.F. School Superintendent IntroducedAn educator with deep ties to the Bay Area is taking over San Francisco schools. The school board says Dr. Vincent Matthews has the experience to lead. Sharon Chin reports. (3-31-17)
Word Wizard Helps Spelling Bee Participants CompeteHiring professional spelling coaches is growing phenomenon among spelling bee participants. Sharon Chin reports. (3-12-17)
Billy Downing, Author Of 'College Greatness, Getting Through The Admissions Process'Billy Downing is the Founder and CEO of ESM Prep and author of 'College Greatness, Getting Through The Admissions Process.' He shares tips for families with students as they embark upon the college admission season.
Glen Park First Grade Class Struggles Through 13 Different TeachersIt's been a rough school year for kids in a first-grade class in San Francisco. John Ramos explains why. (1-13-17)
Author Jeff Kinney, Creator Of Wimpy Kid Series Introduces His Latest BookAuthor Jeff Kinney, creator of the Wimpy Kid series talks about his latest book, 'Wimpy Kid, Double Down.'
Mykah Montgomery Author Of Isaiah Wants To Read & The Little Girl Who Wanted A TailBay Sunday's Kenny Choi welcomes Mykah Montgomery, author of Isaiah Wants to Read and The Little Girl Who Wanted a Tail.
Students Rising Above: Edward NguyenIn a few months, Edward Nguyen expects to become the first in his family to become a college graduate. And one day, an attorney. Sherry Hu has his story. (9-2-16)
Kids Sent Home On First Day Of School Due To New CA Vaccine RequirementScores of California students may be sent home on their first day of school. Maria Medina says it's because of a new vaccine law that took effect this year.
Students Rising Above: 2 Student Interns Learn Leadership Skills in 'Project Pull'For many students, summer means a time to relax. Students Rising Above's Deja Sims and Johanna Cortez-Hernandez are using their time off to develop valuable leadership skills. Wendy Tokuda reports. (8-19-16)
Rutvik Gandhasri Wins 2016 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeRutvik Gandhasri from Chaboya Middle School in San Jose will go on to represent the Bay Area at the National Spelling Bee. (3-19-16)
FINAL ROUNDS of the 2016 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeWith just four contestants remaining, watch the exciting final rounds and the winner of the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee at KPIX 5 studios in San Francisco with hosts Brian Hackney, Sharon Chin and official pronouncer Stan Bunger. (3-19-16)
ROUND 9 of the 2016 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeRound 9 of the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee at KPIX 5 studios in San Francisco with hosts Brian Hackney, Sharon Chin and official pronouncer Stan Bunger. (3-19-16)
ROUND 8 of the 2016 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeRound 8 of the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee at KPIX 5 studios in San Francisco with hosts Brian Hackney, Sharon Chin and official pronouncer Stan Bunger. (3-19-16)
ROUND 7 of the 2016 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeRound 7 of the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee at KPIX 5 studios in San Francisco with hosts Brian Hackney, Sharon Chin and official pronouncer Stan Bunger. (3-19-16)
ROUND 6 of the 2016 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeRound 6 of the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee at KPIX 5 studios in San Francisco with hosts Brian Hackney, Sharon Chin and official pronouncer Stan Bunger. (3-19-16)