Berkeley school news — in brief.
[Sponsored]: Starting in the fall EB will welcome non-French speaking students to a middle school track that offers targeted exposure so they can catch up with their peers and follow the school’s bilingual curriculum.
BUSD is proposing slashing a district director position, a school bus mechanic and a number of other costs.
The California Department of Education said BUSD underplayed the extent to which a student was being harassed, misclassifying the taunts she received as bullying rather than sexual harassment.
UC Berkeley campus police have arrested three people — including a 14-year-old — after an armed robbery, assault and carjacking on Grizzly Peak Boulevard on Monday night.
A food deliveryman returned to his vehicle Sunday night to find a stranger with a gun in the driver’s seat, authorities report. The stranger drove off with the man’s vehicle after a brief struggle.
A 17-year-old girl was grabbed by a stranger Sunday afternoon on the UC Berkeley campus, authorities report.
Three students were approached on a basketball court at night, according to UCPD
Berkeley Unified has released a final batch of emails about the teacher to the right-wing group that requested them.
Yvette Felarca’s felony assault charges, stemming from a protest against a neo-Nazi rally, were bound over for trial in February.
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Six people who had been sleeping in the park were arrested early Tuesday. The encampment had been set up on Jan. 4 to stop UC Berkeley from cutting down more trees.
Hear an audio dispatch from teacher protests. With educators in Los Angeles preparing to go on strike, Berkeley teachers rallied, chanted and wore their brightest red clothing to support them Friday.