What’s Happening in Oakland Education this Week 1/15/18

It is still open enrollment in OUSD and with charters, and many school tours and info sessions are happening this week, also A Blueprint for Quality Schools feedback sessions, an LCAP study session, Skyline Dance, a celebration of Mack’s latest championship, an author discussion looking at how government policy drove segregation, that and much more, … Continue reading What’s Happening in Oakland Education this Week 1/15/18


What Happened in Oakland Education This Week- 1/12/18

Our recap of all the Oakland education news- OUSD’s latest sanctuary stance, the need for education reporters in the Town, the Board’s raise while school budgets are cut, a look at high schools with high graduation rates, attendance zones and segregation in Oakland, the effects of school closings, the inequity in OUSD budget cuts, advice … Continue reading What Happened in Oakland Education This Week- 1/12/18


What’s Happening in Oakland Education This Week-1/8/18

Happy New Year hoping this one is better than the last, we have our first OUSD board meeting and elections of new board leadership, it is still open enrollment for families looking for schools for next year and many schools have tours and information nights, plus there is the middle and high school options fairs, … Continue reading What’s Happening in Oakland Education This Week-1/8/18


What Happened in Oakland Education this Week- 1/5/17

All the Oakland education news from the last week- more on the budget crisis OUSD resignations, analysis of latest test scores, a great look at  a program supporting student voice, SFUSD”s crisis in Black education, sexual harassment on campuses, a podcast digging in to reform and segregation, the challenges that LGTBQ youth face and much … Continue reading What Happened in Oakland Education this Week- 1/5/17


The Oakland Education Preview for 1/2/18

With schools closed its a slower week, but families should be planning school visits and looking at  enrollment fairs and there are real ways YOU can help Oakland schools (ICS, Sankofa, and others), please take a look, share and make a difference This Week Enjoy Winter Break Help out ICS, Sankofa, or other youth being … Continue reading The Oakland Education Preview for 1/2/18