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How to enroll in a San Francisco public school

Last month, we sent out offer letters to 14,500 families who applied…

 

Schools need teachers; teachers need housing

Last year, as the rate of unfair evictions in San Francisco rose…

 

Tasers will only short-circuit path to true police reform

In response to President Barack Obama’s 21st Century Task Force on Policing,…

 

The time has come to rebuild BART

When BART was built in the late 1960s, it was the most…

It’s time to regulate shuttles in San Francisco

Employer-provided commuter shuttles have existed in the Bay Area for decades. But…

Prop. D policies set bad precedent

Let’s set the record straight on the Sierra Club’s opposition to Proposition…

Like-kind property exchanges are key for business

I’ve been in the real estate business in California for nearly four…

Fong: Protecting Chinatown is no partisan agenda

In recent weeks, through stories in The San Francisco Examiner and the…

Keep Out: Pepper spray in juvenile hall

San Francisco has for years embraced a model of juvenile detention prioritizing…

Griffiths: Even in high-tech SF, there is a digital divide

When I was pregnant with my son, I was able to use…

Circle the Schools gives SF students the tools they need to succeed

The 57,000 students who attend schools in the San Francisco Unified School…

Wiener: With rejection of Mission moratorium, let’s move forward with solutions

On Tuesday night, the Board of Supervisors rejected a moratorium on new…

Closing the racial gap in education

The year 2015 may forever | be remembered as the year of…

Endangered Species Act is under attack

Several years ago I moved to San Francisco and discovered San Bruno…

Homeless can aid solution to plight

Callaway underscores a basic problem with our city's homeless policy for the…

S.F. Democrats should support Campos moratorium

At the San Francisco Democratic County Central Committee's meeting tonight, our local…

Carranza: Special recognition for outstanding SFUSD graduates

The last day of the school year is Friday, which means thousands…

Displacement by numbers

Let’s start with a few figures. • $3,830: The net monthly earnings…

Body cam oversight crucial for success

As San Francisco and communities across the country grapple with ways to…

Keeping our youth active in summer

As a father of two daughters growing up in San Francisco, I…