education

Proposed pay raises for City College administrators anger students, faculty

Large increases come as college cuts classes, trims budget

University of California President Janet Napolitano to step down

Since she became the first woman to lead the 10-campus system in September 2013, Napolitano has enrolled historic numbers of California undergraduates.

Community partnerships make education meaningful

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

Thirsty students can fill up at SF schools

Revenue from a tax on soda and sugary beverages approved by San…

S.F. mural debate follows students during first week of school

Classes started Monday at George Washington High School, but the fallout of…

Increased stipends announced for teachers at hard-to-staff schools

San Francisco Mayor London Breed on Monday announced a $10 million stipend…

CCSF employee accused of falsely claiming benefits

A City College of San Francisco custodian has been charged with six…

School board working to put ethnic studies at heart of district curriculum

Efforts to educate students on concepts such as structural racism, identity and…

School board votes to cover controversial mural rather than paint over it

Board faced intense political backlash, threat of a ballot measure and lawsuit

SF school board president proposes covering, not destroying, mural

Board of Education President Stevon Cook said he will introduce the proposal at Tuesday’s board meeting.

  • Aug 9, 2019

Mural controversy prompts two SF school board candidates to join race

Jenny Lam’s seat will be the only one on the board open for election this November.

State legislation could give school district more leverage against charter schools

SFUSD officials hoping to increase oversight over schools operating within city boundaries

Treasure Island charter school opens new dorm for students in need of a home

Life Learning Academy gives students with troubled academic histories a second chance

Movement to preserve controversial mural gets support from NAACP

Black community leaders say mural was intended to ‘critique American history’

Free school lunches for SF students threatened by federal cuts

Currently, children of food stamp recipients are automatically enrolled in a federal benefit program that offers free breakfast and lunches at schools throughout the country.

Residents get a sneak peek at mural at center of national debate

Ballot measure planned to block destruction of frescoes at George Washington High School

San Francisco State shuts down Chinese language program under federal pressure

SAN FRANCISCO _ In the far reaches of Redding, it’s not so…

His identity bothered some people. It inspired him to help Valley residents go to college

UC Berkeley was a “huge cultural shock” at first for Michael Pina,…

Funding deal secures future for Free City program

The City College of San Francisco board on Thursday is expected to…

School board votes to paint over historic high school mural

Alumni have threatened to sue over removal of frescoes depicting slavery, death of Native Americans