The Oakland Education Week in Review: 9/9-9/15

Last week, many views on the Sankofa/Kaiser merger and the role of race, fiscal updates from OUSD, Salesforce grants to OUSD, ending willful defiance suspensions, all that and much more. Please read share and get involved. Oakland: Dr. Stanley & Dr. Cole Discuss Race in Oakland Education Community on edge after rope resembling a noose…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 9/1-9/8

Last week, some conflicting opinions on the Kaiser closure proposal, the latest on the budget process, Met West’s Ericka Huggins campus opens, an accusation of grade tampering at an OUSD high school, a look at the progress from last year, charter law and prop 13 reform, all that and much more, please read, share, and…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 8/18-8/25

All of last week’s news, including OUSD’s school year starts with some questions, the ethical challenges in school choice, a rope resembling a noose at an OUSD school, looking at the grand jury report, ethnic studies goes statewide, the latest educational polling numbers, all that and much much more with links, please read, share and…


Second Week of 2019-20 School Year in OUSD Has Three Important Events Scheduled-OUSD Press Release

Oakland, CA — As students and staff are now fully back in the swing of teaching and learning in this second week of school, there are several important events scheduled in OUSD. One is aimed at improving student safety, another is about celebrating Oakland’s rich activist history with the naming of a school for former Black…


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 8/12-8/18

All the Oakland ed news fit to link and more -last week- the school year starts with some questions, a new faces at OAL and Rainin, a powerful educator story on RJ, a look at the Kaiser merger/closure issue, the coming Prop 13 reform (hopefully), debating integration, how parents get info, all that and much…