The Oakland Ed Weeks in Review 12/26/23-1/19/24

It’s time for the Oakland Ed Weeks in Review!   We’re back with an extended edition of our roundup of education news from around The Town, state, and nation. This is a Dirk favorite and one of the last blogs he published for Great School Voices.  The news was light on the Oakland front while students…

The last time OEA went on strike

When teachers represented by the Oakland Education Association (OEA) went on strike in 2019, Great School Voices published a series of articles covering different perspectives — most importantly from students — on the strike and what it impacted. As OEA begins another strike today, we wanted to share with you those articles to help us remember and learn from the past.