Police released new photos and videos in their efforts to solve the homicides of two Berkeley High grads in Oakland in 2016. Detectives also still need tips in two Berkeley cases.
Mendez, the child at the center of the case that desegregated California schools, told students her story.
The pool was shut down last week after broken equipment fed too much chlorine into the water and caused bad physical reactions.
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.
People connected to the pool reported cases of hair loss and eye irritation this week. The school says chemical levels are back to normal.
A construction delay prevented the middle school from moving into its new Berkeley site right away, according to REALM's director.
The history of integration at Berkeley schools was in the spotlight this week after a right-wing website accused Kamala Harris of lying and Berkeleyside jumped into the fray.
New state data show the water was found to contain more than 40 times the legal amount of lead, but no students appear to have been exposed to it.
Berkeley Unified is among districts embracing "career technical education," despite uncertain funding and a stigma they want to erase.
The organization's final day at Berkeley High is June 30.
Part II of our special report on Berkeley's special-education system examines why there are stark racial disparities in the program, and why some feel left out of it.
In a special two-part series, Berkeleyside takes a deep dive into BUSD's special-ed program, as the district evaluates its own model and prepares for departmental changes.
The Berkeley School Board voted unanimously Wednesday to rename the school.