Vincent Matthews

From the superintendent: Helping to mentor an SF public school student

Whatever their life circumstances, every child needs and deserves to have at…

Vincent Matthews: Deadline to apply for SF public schools rapidly approaching

Even though it’s only January, it’s time to start thinking about August.…

Vincent Matthews: Our vision is clear in the new year

Every new year brings a chance to reflect, consider where we’ve been…

From the Superintendent: How schools measure success

As a school district we use many measures for how well we educate students.

Students learning to use technology for good

Seventy-two years ago, computer scientist Grace Hopper was experiencing issues with her…

SF schools chart the course for inclusion

Learning about diversity can be practiced at home, too

From the Superintendent: Thank you for supporting SF public education

Time and again the whole San Francisco community shows that it supports public education.

Making the most of parent-teacher conferences

Children learn best when parents and teachers team up

SFUSD champions efforts to protect, support transgender students

On the first day of November, San Francisco officials raised a special…

SFUSD rethinks school assignment system

As an educator and parent, I know that where you send your…

SFUSD celebrates Filipino American History Month

Kamusta! That’s “hello” in Tagalog, one of the six languages most frequently…

Celebrating a brand new state-of-the-art school kitchen

The other day I enjoyed a truly delicious lunch with food from…

Preparing students for the digital world

We all know that being safe and successful in the digital world…

A new approach to testing

In SFUSD we realize the importance of using multiple methods to assist…

SFUSD celebrates Latinx Heritage Month

When you watch TV or read a book you might feel particularly…

SFUSD alumni leading the Bay Area

The year 1979 was important for San Francisco. I graduated from high…

Salesforce, SFUSD partnership proves it takes a village

There’s a well-known African proverb that it takes a village to raise…

Community partnerships make education meaningful

We know that a child’s family is their first and most influential…

Stemming SFUSD’s teacher shortage

I wholeheartedly loved working as a teacher at George Washington Carver Elementary…

SFUSD begins school year with new changes

We’re back. Did you miss the sound of children playing on the…