education

Don’t whitewash history

Historic murals depict uncomfortable truths about our nation’s past

  • Jun 24, 2019

 

Emotions run high at hearing on plan to remove or cover historic New Deal mural

Controversial Washington High School fresco depicts slaves, dead Native American

 

Ronen, Fewer threaten to block Mayor Breed’s $10M teacher stipend proposal

Plan could increase incentives to attract and retain faculty at some schools to as much as $5K

 

School’s out for summer, but the learning continues

This week marks the conclusion of the 2018-19 school year, and what a year it’s been.

Deal reached to fund Free City College, withdraw ballot measure

City to provide $15 million annually for 10 years toward tuition subsidy program for SF residents

SF State appoints new president

Lynne Mahoney will be the first woman to lead the university in more than a century

Schools are made up of more than teachers

When you think about the people who work at your school or your child’s school, your mind might first go to the teachers and the principal.

  • May 19, 2019

UC workers go out on one-day strike

Union alleges university outsourcing violating state law

More teacher housing projects in the works

School district seeking proposals for three new sites in Inner Sunset, Laurel Heights and Bayview

Students, faculty demand more funding for City College

Students and faculty demanded Friday that college and city leaders find alternatives to reducing the cash strapped City College of San Francisco’s class offerings.

City College’s Hispanic students could make school eligible for millions in grant funding

The cash-strapped City College of San Francisco is now eligible to apply…

Faced with few good options, school board reverses course on student lunches

District renews contract with vendor Revolution Foods but leaders unhappy with food waste, quality

Feds could weigh in on fight over preservation of historic mural

SFUSD working group favors removal of controversial Washington High School fresco

SF school board president calls out racial profiling at Walgreens

Stevon Cook asked to check personal bags at counter before shopping at Walgreens

School Superintendent Vincent Matthews: How to show a teacher your appreciation

Chances are, you remember at least some of the great teachers you had while you were in school.

  • May 6, 2019

SFUSD Arts Festival a chance to see creativity in action

Multi-modal event continues through Sunday

School board cancels contract with food vendor, leaving district with no ‘Plan B’ for feeding students

Board members cite ongoing problems with food waste, student dissatisfaction with meals

Report: help ‘urgently’ needed to address growing student loan debt

Growing crisis hits SF’s poorest neighborhoods the hardest

SF schools committed to helping the earth

We’re celebrating earth day every day here at the San Francisco Unified School District.

  • Apr 22, 2019