Reading Partners, a national nonprofit that trains community volunteers to provide students with proven, individualized reading support, urgently needs more community members to join its efforts.
The New Year’s Eve Black Comedy Explosion at the Paramount Theater Dec. 31 will feature the sounds of DJ Flash of the world famous Rick and Russ Show between some of the funniest entertainers in [...]
By Shanthi Gonzales, Many of you have heard about the Superintendent’s proposal to create a common enrollment system that includes charter schools along with OUSD schools.
El juez federal Thelton Henderson ha perdido la paciencia después de meses de retrasos por funcionarios de la ciudad que están poniendo obstáculos a la implementación de una política recomendada por la corte para reforzar [...]
The City Council’s Community and Economic Development (CED) Committee delayed a decision Tuesday on a proposal to increase relocation payments to tenants who are pushed out of their apartments through Ellis Act evictions. <
Federal Judge Thelton Henderson has lost patience after months of delays by city officials who have been balking at implementing a court-recommended policy to strengthen internal police use-of-force review boards, saying they must continue to [...]
By Patrick Walsh Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) recently published its annual “Enrollment Options Guide,” which was intended to be a resource for local families. However, the publication contained numerous errors and excluded [...]
By Ismael F. Armendariz, Jr. Over the past week there has been a lot of discussion about the ways in which charter schools serve students with learning differences.
El Distrito Escolar Unificado de Oakland (OUSD) por primera vez, ha incluido las escuelas charter en su catálogo anual de opciones de escuelas para padres – publicitando muchas charters que no ofrecen servicios para los [...]
The Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) for the first time has included charter schools in its annual catalog of school choices for parents – advertising many charters that do not offer services for special education [...]