Berkeley Unified and the teachers’ union reached an agreement Tuesday on a hybrid learning schedule.
Families, the district and teachers have made their views known about getting back on campuses. We asked high-school students what they think.
Teachers are looking forward to seeing students again, but there are safety concerns and the rhetoric of the reopening debate has taken its toll.
Burke, who went to Berkeley High, played for the Oakland A’s and the Dodgers, who offered him $75,000 to marry a woman.
The students hope that the lawsuit, if successful, could pave the way for more safeguards for survivors in the future.
Activists gathered to discuss economic and racial inequality, reparations, police violence – and to celebrate accomplishments.
The union needs to ratify the agreement and teachers need to be vaccinated, but more in-person instruction could ramp up by late-March to mid-April.
Jim Manheimer was reunited with his yearbook, which had been at the Berkeley Public Library, after the Wall Street Journal ran an article on the origins of the word “hella.”
With BUSD’s phased reopening plan, middle and high schools are not likely to reopen before elementary campuses.
In a race with no incumbents, six candidates are running to fill two seats during an academic year upended by COVID-19.
It’s National Poll Worker Recruitment Day and one Berkeley High student hopes to recruit other youth to join her in becoming a poll worker.
Berkeley school news — in brief.