Plan to Return San Francisco Students to Classrooms in January Nixed by School DistrictThe goal was to start reopening San Francisco schools on January 25 but, according to the district, it just can’t meet the latest round of demands from the teachers union.
COVID & Schools: SFUSD Says In-Person Learning Not Happening In January; Mayor London Breed Blasts DelaysThe San Francisco Unified School District announced Friday that the phased return of students to schools for in-person learning won't begin in late January as planned after the district failed to reach a labor agreement with teachers in time.
COVID Schools: Dozens Of Livermore Parents Rally To Get Kids Off Zoom And Back In ClassMany Bay Area parents and children have grown frustrated with distance-learning during the pandemic and even now some doctors have concerns about keeping kids home for so long.
San Francisco School Board Approves Changes In Elementary School Assignment ProcessSan Francisco's Board of Education on Tuesday approved a new policy for assigning students to elementary schools, completely changing the way students are enrolled ahead of the school year.
COVID Vaccine: Advocates Call On Newsom To Prioritize Vaccines For Teachers, School StaffLocal lawmakers, doctors, education leaders and others on Thursday called on Gov. Gavin Newsom and public health officials to put teachers third in line to get the COVID-19 vaccine when it's available.
COVID And Schools: Oakland Unified Teachers Push Back On Plan To Reopen In-Person LearningA group of protestors Wednesday night took to the streets of Oakland, speaking out about reopening schools.
COVID: SFUSD Begins Process With Department Of Public Health On Reopening SchoolsThe San Francisco Unified School District announced Wednesday that it has taken the first step with the city's Department of Public Health on reopening schools to in-person learning.
Vallejo Animator Found Her Passion Despite Numerous HardshipsFor Lucy Lopez, art is an escape and a calling. But it's also a career choice the 19-year-old UC Merced student says she was discouraged from making.
COVID Schools: Teachers, Students Test Positive for COVID-19 Days After In-Person Classes Resume in DanvilleSpecial needs students were allowed to go back to class at one East Bay high school. Then, less than a week later, eight teachers and students tested positive for COVID-19.
COVID Learning: State Lawmakers Urge Bay Area School Districts To Bring Kids Back To ClassCalifornia Assembly members Phil Ting and David Chiu, as well as state Senator Scott Wiener urged school districts in San Mateo and San Francisco counties to get kids back into the classroom and they say public health experts back them up.