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.
BUSD is asking voters to help fund everything from solar panels to English teachers salaries.
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.
The union president called the contract proposal a “huge win” for educators.
Police increased patrols near Emerson Elementary School in Berkeley on Wednesday morning after a man approached a child to ask for sex at a nearby coffee shop, according to the school principal.
Monday was a tumultuous day for Berkeley Unified.
Lights could go out at John Muir and Emerson elementary schools, both in the Elmwood neighborhood.
For the second time this month, teachers will buck union leadership and leave administrators scrambling to deal with major absences.
With the school district and union still struggling to reach a contract agreement, teachers stayed home to ramp up the pressure.
Engineers found that the North Berkeley school could sustain major structural damage during an earthquake.