BWOPA/TILE will honor six dynamic women under the age of 40 at its inaugural HerStory Empowers Awards ceremony on Thursday, July 28, 6 p.m. at Geoffrey’s Inner Circle, 410 14th St. in Oakland.
By Arvin Temkar, USF News Antoinette Malveaux ’81 has been named the 2016 University of San Francisco alumna of the year for her service to the university and her work to improve the foster [...]
The Oakland Symphony Youth Orchestra departed on its 11-day Cuba Tour earlier this week. The 57 youth orchestra members will give concerts in Cienfuegos, Santa Clara, and Havana.
A new annual report from the Alameda County Grand Jury raises concerns about the low academic quality of a number of Oakland’s charter schools and the lack of public accountability of local charters, even though [...]
Courtesy of SFSU News San Francisco State University will lead a statewide effort to expand college access for formerly incarcerated individuals, the University announced today. Seven California State University campuses — Bakersfield, Fresno, [...]
Actor Danny Glover was a keynote speaker in San Francisco at the annual conference of the National Council on Race in Education (NCORE), a leading national forum on issues of race and ethnicity in American [...]
The Post Salon will host a discussion Sunday June 19, of an Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) proposal to incorporate charter schools in the enrollment system for public schools in the city.
In partnership with the Hellman Foundation and the Thomas J. Long Foundation, the Richmond Community Foundation is offering grants for Summer Family Reading Celebrations that support the West Contra Costa Literacy Coalition’s comprehensive plan to [...]
The controversy over the growing influence of charter schools in the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) was the focus of a panel of prominent academics speaking at a forum this week.
Five Bay Area Educators are speaking t the National Conference on Race and Ethnicity (NCORE) Friday, June 3 at 8:30 a.m. in a workshop called “Innovations on Restorative Justice, Ethnic Studies, and Race-Conscious [...]