When it comes to housing its students, UC Berkeley is anything but the University of California’s crown jewel.
Oakland’s new schools superintendent Kyla Johnson-Trammell, a city native, hopes to bring an end to the revolving door of district leaders.
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New UC Berkeley Chancellor Carol Christ is facing some major challenges. And the university’s first female chancellor might just be the perfect person for the job.
As schools work to improve their nutritional offerings, kids are becoming human vending machines, selling junk food to their peers.
Two teen internship programs give high schoolers meaningful health care job experiences in working hospital settings.
Some Oakland nonprofits have been meeting behind closed doors with developers and councilmembers to negotiate multimillion-dollar “community benefits packages.”
The Alameda school district plans to sue two charter schools, because they ousted a district appointee to their board of directors.
Students usually don’t decide on an academic major until college, but Oakland public schools plan to make every kid select a career path by the 10th grade.
In dealing decisively with campus leadership scandals, budget battles, and sexual harassment cases, Janet Napolitano has become the most effective UC president in recent memory.