BUSD released its highly anticipated “distance learning plan” Wednesday.
Berkeley schools are undergoing identity crises as they scramble to try to keep serving all their students.
BUSD meals are available to anyone 18 or younger. Other groups are working to feed adults.
As the library prepared to close for an indefinite amount of time, people rushed to stock up. Some walked out with a tower of books
COVID-19 has shut down Berkeley’s public schools. Here’s why.
Stacey Wyatt’s resignation after two years comes at a pivotal moment for the school.
Berkeley High will close Friday over concerns of coronavirus spread, and all other schools will follow suit Monday.
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.
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.
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.
The graduate students are forming a “digital picket,” refusing to teach online classes or provide grades.
A Cal graduate student has tested positive for COVID-19. The student, who lives outside the city of Berkeley, is in self-isolation.
Update: Berkeley Unified announced Thursday night that the district will close all schools, starting with Berkeley High on Friday and all campuses Monday.
At UC Berkeley this week, professors taught in nearly empty classrooms using videoconferences. Many students headed home. Sproul Plaza was practically deserted.
The University of California at Berkeley has decided to suspend most in-person classes starting Tuesday to limit coronavirus (COVID-19) risk on campus, Berkeleyside has learned.