Wednesday is the Berkeley School Board's last chance to approve Compass — or close REALM.
The statewide 'Day of Action' is promoting bills that would bring in more funding for public education and cap charter school growth.
Many Berkeley teachers are living paycheck to paycheck. Would they live in a housing complex developed by the district?
Berkeley school news — in brief.
Teachers held "walk-ins" in support of Oakland teachers at schools across Berkeley early Tuesday morning.
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.
CalSTRS will take $12 million out of CoreCivic and GEO Group.
Teachers criticized BUSD for failing to seek their input when adopting a controversial testing program. District staff say the tests will help identify struggling students early.
The ballot initiative will generate $140 million per year to enroll thousands of children ages 0 - 5 in child care and preschool and get them Kindergarten-ready.
Many students rank low in math proficiency. Some parents have tried to address this, but have been thwarted by the union. All should come together to fix the problem.
The Public Employment Relations Board ruled in partial favor of a retired teacher who said she was penalized for emailing a letter that was critical of the district to other staff.
During a period of cost-cutting, the Berkeley Federation of Teachers and the Berkeley Unified School District have reached a tentative agreement on their 2017-19 contract.