The Oakland Education Week in Review 11/26-12/3

All the news that is fit to link– a message from the Supe, contract issues in OUSD amidst financial challenges, a Muslim student describes his experience, anti semitism in Albany, neighborhood meetings, a look at integration in Oakland, gentrification and displacement, all that and lots lots more please read share and get involved. Oakland: Connecting … Continue reading The Oakland Education Week in Review 11/26-12/3


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 11/19-11/25

All the Oakland ed news that is fit to link– this week–Graduation rates are up, the elections are over and we have new OUSD trustee and State Superintendent, a look at OUSD’s school finances, a lot of wasted money on elections, integration in schools hasn’t matched neighborhoods, girls are struggling in middle school horribly based … Continue reading The Oakland Education Week in Review: 11/19-11/25


The Oakland Education Week in Review 11/11-11/19

All the Oakland education news fit to link, this week– looking at bond money and who gets it, the elections are over, money wasted and winners declared, Black parents are demanding better, the OUSD Board is a mess, schools are doing great inter-generational work, the challenges of teaching in the town, and advice on enrollment, … Continue reading The Oakland Education Week in Review 11/11-11/19


The Oakland Education Week in Review: 11/5-11/11

All the Oakland news fit to link– this week- lots of election coverage, open enrollment for Oakland families has started and we have resources for parents, parents are making their voices heard and demanding change, multi-generational work in Oakland schools, and its working, the school board is not working, lots of wasted money in the … Continue reading The Oakland Education Week in Review: 11/5-11/11


The Oakland Education Week in Review 10/28-11/4

All the Oakland Ed news fit to link, this week a great look from KQED at Black families in Oakland taking action, more on the budget and state takeover possibility, an editorial calls for bold change, a look at a Waldorf public school, youth voice, the need for a deeper equity lens from the state, … Continue reading The Oakland Education Week in Review 10/28-11/4