Category: Education

School board member proposes scrapping student assignment system for focus on ‘community schools’

A resolution to reimagine San Francisco’s current student assignment system with a focus on “community schools” at the elementary level…

5 hours ago

CCSF board hopeful challenges three incumbents in November election

Three incumbents on City College of San Francisco’s Board of Trustees are running against one well-financed challenger with high-powered backers…

6 days ago

City approves funding to engineer safer streets near schools

The San Francisco County Transportation Authority approved $1.1 million in funding on Tuesday to engineer safer streets near San Francisco…

1 week ago

Father says school district failed to follow procedures, protect son in Balboa HS incident

The father of a Balboa High School student arrested but not charged after a gun fired inside of a classroom…

2 weeks ago

CCSF fails to pay more than 200 instructors due to ‘payroll glitch’

More than 200 City College of San Francisco part-time faculty members headed into Labor Day weekend minus all or part…

2 weeks ago

SFUSD leaders consider changes to student assignment, Lowell admissions process

San Francisco Unified School District leaders are mulling changes to the district’s school assignment policy that would make it easier…

2 weeks ago

CCSF students denounce class cuts that leave some short of graduation requirements

When the design firm that Steven Kirchner worked at went out of business last year, he decided to give City…

3 weeks ago

Business groups sue SF over universal childcare measure on June ballot

Business organizations have filed a lawsuit seeking to invalidate the San Francisco Universal Childcare for All initiative, or Proposition C.…

3 weeks ago