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San Francisco schools’ coordinated care teams will include staffers as well as members of students’ families. (SFUSD screenshot)

New coordinated care teams help SFUSD better serve students

Schools will have individual site leaders and facilitators

San Francisco schools’ coordinated care teams will include staffers as well as members of students’ families. (SFUSD screenshot)
The San Francisco Unified School District is working with its teachers and families to get youngsters back in classrooms in a safe and effective manner. (SFUSD Screenshot)

Systematic approach to reopening classrooms is well underway

Modifying learning plans and schedules, deploying protocols and training among tasks at hand

The San Francisco Unified School District is working with its teachers and families to get youngsters back in classrooms in a safe and effective manner. (SFUSD Screenshot)
To help offset a significant deficit, the San Francisco Unified School District welcomes contributions. (Screenshot Spark* SF Public Schools)

Donations will help SFUSD bring students back to classrooms safely

Nonprofit Spark* SF Public Schools has set up a targeted fund

To help offset a significant deficit, the San Francisco Unified School District welcomes contributions. (Screenshot Spark* SF Public Schools)
The San Francisco Unified School District is preparing for some students to return to classrooms in January. (Shutterstock photo)

Updates to planning for in-person learning

SFUSD is working on many fronts to make sure youngsters will be safe when they’re back in school

The San Francisco Unified School District is preparing for some students to return to classrooms in January. (Shutterstock photo)
Parent-teacher conferences, being done virtually this year, remain a critical part of the educational process. (Shutterstock photo)

Making the most of parent-teacher conferences

A few questions to consider as you prepare to meet your child’s instructor

Parent-teacher conferences, being done virtually this year, remain a critical part of the educational process. (Shutterstock photo)
Proposition 15, which adjusts 1978’s Proposition 13, would provide billions of dollars for education and other public services. (Screenshot)

Education-related measures on November ballot

A vote for these proposals would have a positive impact on SF schools

Proposition 15, which adjusts 1978’s Proposition 13, would provide billions of dollars for education and other public services. (Screenshot)
The San Francisco Unified School District has created special programs to recognize Filipinx history. (Screenshot)

Celebrating Filipino American History Month

SFUSD offers lessons, activity guide

The San Francisco Unified School District has created special programs to recognize Filipinx history. (Screenshot)
Parents are invited to attend online sessions to hear more about SFUSD’s new policies for determining where youngsters attend school. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)

Update on elementary school assignment process

Upcoming information sessions scheduled

Parents are invited to attend online sessions to hear more about SFUSD’s new policies for determining where youngsters attend school. (Kevin N. Hume/S.F. Examiner)
San Francisco school staffers are preparing for students to come back to classrooms safely. (Shutterstock photo)

Updates on plans for in-person learning at SFUSD

Small group of youngest students to return in initial phase

San Francisco school staffers are preparing for students to come back to classrooms safely. (Shutterstock photo)
San Francisco school staff have compiled an extensive Latinx Heritage Month resource guide. (Screenshot/San Francisco Unified School District)

Celebrating Latinx Heritage Month

SFUSD has compiled myriad cultural resources for students, families

San Francisco school staff have compiled an extensive Latinx Heritage Month resource guide. (Screenshot/San Francisco Unified School District)
San Francisco schools are establishing public health protocols as students return to classrooms. (Courtesy photo)

How we’re planning for in-person learning

Safety is of primary importance as school buildings begin to reopen

San Francisco schools are establishing public health protocols as students return to classrooms. (Courtesy photo)
Proposition 15, a measure on the November ballot, provides for increased funding for public schools in California. (Courtesy photo)

Votes for Prop. J and Prop. 15 will improve public education

People can support schools on Election Day

Proposition 15, a measure on the November ballot, provides for increased funding for public schools in California. (Courtesy photo)
In fall 2020, virtual events mean that parents can meet all of their children’s teachers. (Courtesy photo)

There’s good access to online back-to-school events

Parents may attend gatherings hosted by all of their children’s teachers

In fall 2020, virtual events mean that parents can meet all of their children’s teachers. (Courtesy photo)
The San Francisco Unified School District offers online assistance to help parents follow their children’s education. (Courtesy photo)

SFUSD online platform offers vital information

Parents can connect about their children’s education on computer or cellphone

The San Francisco Unified School District offers online assistance to help parents follow their children’s education. (Courtesy photo)
Students and teachers are finding clever ways to connect online as the San Francisco Unified School District starts the term with distance learning. (Courtesy photo)

There are bright spots in distance learning

Exciting activities are happening in virtual classrooms

Students and teachers are finding clever ways to connect online as the San Francisco Unified School District starts the term with distance learning. (Courtesy photo)
The San Francisco Unified School District is prepared to help students with technology as distance learning is underway. (Courtesy photo)

Tech tips for families

SFUSD is assisting youngsters as they study online from home

The San Francisco Unified School District is prepared to help students with technology as distance learning is underway. (Courtesy photo)
A guide to the new school year

A guide to the new school year

Happy New School Year! The beginning of a new school year is…

A guide to the new school year
A few tips for enhancing effectiveness of learning from home

A few tips for enhancing effectiveness of learning from home

Students should take charge, set goals, move around, stay organized

A few tips for enhancing effectiveness of learning from home
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Summer learning can be fun

It’s been almost a month since the 2019-20 school year ended, and…

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School is going to look different this fall

School is going to look different this fall

As we enter the first weeks of summer, I know our students,…

School is going to look different this fall