Matt Haney

Supervisor John Avalos was a prominent supporter of a Nov. 8 measure that would have allowed 16- and 17-year-olds the right to vote in municipal elections. The measure lost by a narrow margin. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF youth voting activists pledge to try again in 2020

After a narrow loss at the polls earlier this month, San Francisco…

 

Board of Education President Matt Haney. (S.F. Examiner file photo)

President Obama endorses SF school board candidate

Board of Education President Matt Haney received the endorsement of President Barack…

 

Lateefah Simon, left, and Matt Haney are exactly the people who need to be in office. (Courtesy photos)

When your word is bond

I have this problem where it’s really important to me to keep…

 

Board of Education President Matt Haney grabbed national headlines this week when he suggested public schools in San Francisco drop the names of slave owners. (Mike Koozmin/2012 S.F. Examiner)

SF school board head reconsiders campus name change resolution

Board of Education President Matt Haney struck a nerve across the nation…

Board of Education President Matt Haney grabbed national headlines this week when he suggested public schools in San Francisco drop the names of slave owners. (Mike Koozmin/2012 S.F. Examiner)
The SFUSD has planned for years to build a school at a 2.2-acre site in Mission Bay. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)

It’s time to build and open new schools in SF

San Francisco is currently experiencing something we haven’t seen in a long…

The SFUSD has planned for years to build a school at a 2.2-acre site in Mission Bay. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photo)
Arvaughn Williams, 17, speaks during a school board meeting about growing up with an incarcerated parent. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF schools to reassess curriculum for kids with incarcerated parents

Arvaughn Williams was a freshman at City Arts and Technology High School…

Arvaughn Williams, 17, speaks during a school board meeting about growing up with an incarcerated parent. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Students, city leaders speak out against ‘racist’ poster at Lowell

A group of black and other minority students who walked out of…

SF public high school to offer LGBT studies class next fall

Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts is poised to become…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco public school leaders to make a decision on a resident only enrollment proposal for Ruth Asawa Art School

SF school leaders might limit enrollment to city residents at coveted arts school

San Francisco public school leaders are expected to decide tonight whether to…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerSan Francisco public school leaders to make a decision on a resident only enrollment proposal for Ruth Asawa Art School
S.F. Examiner File PhotoThe San Francisco Unified School District welcomes families to participate in children's education.

SFUSD board to take up proposal to leave suspensions as last resort

Suspension as a common disciplinary measure for students is an old school…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoThe San Francisco Unified School District welcomes families to participate in children's education.