education

City College of San Francisco opens free food market for students in need

Recognizing that food insecurity is a growing issue on campus, City College…

Conflict over use of windfall funds for education, homeless erupts in protest at city meeting

A day of intense lobbying over competing proposals for how to spend…

School Superintendent Vincent Matthews: How to become a teacher

When I was a teacher at Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School,…

Breed appoints education advisor to fill seat on school board

Mayor London Breed on Tuesday appointed Jenny Lam, a social justice advocate…

Mentors challenge you to push your limits

Do you know the feeling of doing something challenging yet rewarding and…

School district struggles to stem rising absenteeism rates

Chronic absenteeism is on the rise in San Francisco’s public schools, particularly…

Visitacion Valley Elementary School parents call for removal of principal over ‘toxic climate’

Some 20 parents gathered outside of Visitacion Valley Elementary School on Thursday…

L.A. teachers’ strike stretches into Day 3 with no resolution in sight

LOS ANGELES _ Tensions remain high between the teachers union and Los…

Software malfunction prevents many CCSF students from registering for classes

Malfunctions in newly upgraded administrative software meant to improve the online experience…

First graders surprised with a donation of new laptops

Christmas came in January for first grade students at Charles Drew Elementary…

Why four years of high school math matters

If your child is enrolled in a public school in San Francisco,…

Changes in math curriculum paying off in increased participation, but access to calculus remains an issue

The San Francisco Unified School District is reporting higher participation in higher…

Deadline to apply to San Francisco public schools for next year is this week

Happy New Year! Even though it’s only January, it’s time to start…

School board vacancy prompts calls for Chinese, transgender representation

With Matt Haney preparing to swap his seat on the San Francisco…

City College to drop one third of class offerings over 7 years

City College of San Francisco administrators say they need to permanently cancel…

Voters to decide on Free City College funding in November

Voters will decide in November whether San Francisco should continue to pay…

SF schools face pressure to remove offensive depictions of Native Americans from mural, textbooks

From a mural inside a San Francisco high school that depicts white…

Nourse Theater to be renamed after the woman credited with its revival

The San Francisco school board voted Tuesday to rename the Nourse Theater…

School board begins work on new student assignment process

The San Francisco school board voted unanimously Tuesday to begin developing a…

Supes set special Dec. 18 meeting to vote on free City College

The Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting next week to…