Eight teenagers in Oakland and Berkeley talk about how they’ve had to adapt after the shutdown upended their social lives and support systems.
The Say Her Name demonstration was held “in recognition of all the identities that have been neglected in the fight against police brutality and systemic racism.”
A march organized by Berkeley High students began at Ashby BART and ended at Codornices Park.
Shayla Avery, 16, Ultraviolet Schneider-Dwyer, 17, and Hadassah Zenor-Davis, 16 — all new to organizing —orchestrated one of the largest protests in the city so far.
A lively rally that saw protesters march from San Pablo Park to Berkeley High was described as peaceful and “awesome.”
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Berkeley school news — in brief.
Spirits were high Friday at a drive-thru where seniors collected their graduation caps and gowns, and got photos taken.
Schweng unexpectedly announced Monday that she will leave Berkeley Unified at the end of the school year.
Any security breach is a threat to student safety, said the district.
The incident occurred just two days after BUSD implemented its “distance learning” plan.
Sarah Cline, director of Berkeley High’s storied jazz program, launched JazzGirls Day in 2012. The event, which takes place Saturday at BHS, has spread around the country. Plus: Other recommended gigs.