A new student performance takes an introspective, updated look at issues within the Berkeley High community.
A new data set shows how rapidly the BUSD population has changed over a decade. Also: what languages do students speak, and where do they come from?
When Thafir Elzofri was a young student, he was mentored and supported by Berkeley programs. He is repaying the kindness by working for Teach for America.
Sponsored: In the fall of 2020, EBI will be saying ‘bienvenidos’ to its first cohort of sixth and seventh graders with limited or no prior Spanish experience. Applications are open now.
Berkeley Home Match placed just nine students this year but plans to place 100 students in the coming years.
The company wanted space to consolidate the two artificial intelligence companies it purchased in 2019 — and to be close to UC Berkeley.
A Berkeley man who oversees Cal’s operating budget was arrested in connection with a child pornography investigation by BPD, according to authorities and records online.
Instead of empty lots, the land could include elongated greenspace, walking paths, dog parks, play areas and community gardens.
A former linebacker with the UC Berkeley football team was charged with two felonies Wednesday after he reportedly attacked a Berkeley police officer over the weekend, according to court papers.
Exactly 50 years ago, Berkeley Unified integrated all its elementary schools, taking an unprecedented approach. Here, in a special three-part series, is that history, its legacy and the equity issues that remain unsolved.
Berkeley Unified made history by voluntarily integrating its schools 50 years ago this fall. In a special three-part series, Berkeleyside explores that history and its legacy in a very different present-day Berkeley.
While the universal ninth grade is new, efforts to “redesign” Berkeley High in the name of equity are not. In a special three-part series, Berkeleyside examines the then and now.
50 years ago Berkeley voluntarily integrated its schools. Even back then the district recognized that newly diverse classrooms demanded a diverse teaching force. In Part 3 of our deep dive we look at the situation today.
BUSD is asking voters to help fund everything from solar panels to English teachers salaries.
The director of Step One Preschool replaced rugs after a study by the Green Science Policy Institute found worrisome chemicals in the carpets of that school and 17 others.
Protesters were demonstrating a talk by right-wing pundit Ann Coulter at UC Berkeley.
Yvette Felarca was set to go to trial over charges stemming from a protest of a neo-Nazi rally.
The temporary relocation addresses safety issues but not the longterm future of Oxford.