public schools

President Obama endorses SF school board candidate

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

 

Gov. Brown signs bill allowing SF to build teacher housing

A bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday will allow the…

 

SF closer to building teacher housing as state bill clears legislative hurdle

San Francisco could soon move forward with building affordable housing for educators…

 

SF public schools tout high test scores in English, math

San Francisco Unified School District students who took a new test based…

Former SFUSD leader pleads guilty to felonies in $15M scandal

The former San Francisco public school leader who admitted in court this…

SFUSD board OK’s distribution of condoms at middle schools

San Francisco's public middle schools will begin distributing condoms to students as…

Middle school condom distribution faces opposition as vote draws near

A proposal that would allow middle schools to distribute condoms to students…

SFUSD to explore teaching Mandarin in elementary schools

San Francisco’s public school leaders will explore teaching Mandarin as part of…

SF schools seem short on substitutes

It’s no secret that San Francisco’s sky-high cost of living makes it…

Willie Brown Middle School finding its footing after bumpy start

It’s 1:30 p.m. on a recent Tuesday and June Sadler, site coordinator…

Matt Haney named second-youngest Board of Education president

Matt Haney was unanimously selected by fellow commissioners to serve as president…

Students with jailed parents may gain support

The City’s public schools are planning to better support students with incarcerated…

New Willie Brown Middle School principal settling smoothly into role

School officials said Tuesday that Willie Brown Middle School’s new principal is…

SF leaders plan for new school in Mission Bay

City and school district officials have reopened talks of building a new…

SFUSD rebrands lunchtime to appeal to more students

The bright and tall-ceilinged room at the heart of Everett Middle School…

SFUSD school year to begin with unique classes, new middle school

The start of the 2015-16 school year today is bringing many firsts…

SFUSD updates plan for English language learning programs

The San Francisco Unified School District over the next three years will…

SFUSD plans for another amplified budget

San Francisco’s public schools are poised to receive another significant boost in…

Schools are doomed without resources

Another school year has ended, which wraps another year of people pretending…

One step forward, two steps back: The unintended consequences of school reform

While the goal of K-12 school reform is admirable, there are a…