The Berkeley School Board took the first steps towards revocation Wednesday night, but officials said they hope to avoid following through.
A new state law requires free supplies at schools with high poverty levels, but a Berkeley policy could go further.
A proposal before the School Board this week could bring more climate-change lessons and compost bins into schools.
The 150 pages of documents were released to a right-wing group after the teacher lost a lawsuit.
A federal judge has dismissed the teacher's case against Berkeley Unified and Judicial Watch.
Public-school teachers are like a keystone species in the ecosystem of our community: the survival of middle-class and poor families depend on them. At election time let's vote for candidates who support them.
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 City Council and School Board still have to approve the agreement, which would see the city paying a $600,000 flat fee as well as a per-meeting cost.
Meet the candidates running for Berkeley School Board in the Nov. 6, 2018 election.
Meet Abdur Sikder, a candidate for Berkeley School Board in the November 2018 election.
Meet Norma J. F. Harrison, a candidate for Berkeley School Board in the November 2018 election.