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SF advocates for people with disabilities to rally against ‘R-word’

SF advocates for people with disabilities to rally against ‘R-word’

Advocates for people with disabilities in San Francisco are scheduled to rally…

 

Thousands of San Francisco high school students take to the streets to protest the President-elect Donald Trump, shutting down traffic on The City's busiest street Thursday, November 10, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SF students to march in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hundreds of San Francisco students will hit the streets Friday, in commemoration…

 

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SF school board seeks community input in superintendent search

The Board of Education is collecting community feedback to assist with the…

 

Teachers in the San Francisco Unified School District are expected to receive another wage increase. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SF teachers to receive salary boost as housing crisis continues

San Francisco teachers are expected to receive another wage increase early this…

Teachers in the San Francisco Unified School District are expected to receive another wage increase. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
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…

Board of Education President Matt Haney. (S.F. Examiner file photo)
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SFUSD students to vote in mock presidential election

When voters across the nation hit the polls to vote for presidential…

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SF school board chooses search firm for new superintendent

The Board of Education has chosen a search firm to help find…

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Police stand guard outside George Washington High School in San Francisco’s Richmond District on May 20, after the school was placed on lockdown following a bomb threat. (Ekevara Kitpowson/Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF police clear bomb threat that prompted high school evacuation

San Francisco police have cleared the bomb threat that prompted the evacuation…

Police stand guard outside George Washington High School in San Francisco’s Richmond District on May 20, after the school was placed on lockdown following a bomb threat. (Ekevara Kitpowson/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Students and faculty at June Jordan School for Equity documented the feelings around campus in the wake of a shooting last week that left four students suffering from gunshot wounds. (Courtesy Room 212 Photography)

VIDEO: June Jordan students respond to school shooting, negative press

A week after the shooting outside June Jordan School for Equity, students…

Students and faculty at June Jordan School for Equity documented the feelings around campus in the wake of a shooting last week that left four students suffering from gunshot wounds. (Courtesy Room 212 Photography)
Students and faculty gather in a large circle of solidarity inside the quad at June Jordan School for Equity in San Francisco's Excelsior District Wednesday, October 19, 2016 following a shooting that occurred in the school parking lot injuring four students Tuesday, October 18. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

New details emerge as June Jordan high school heals after shooting

When school let out at June Jordan School for Equity on Tuesday,…

Students and faculty gather in a large circle of solidarity inside the quad at June Jordan School for Equity in San Francisco's Excelsior District Wednesday, October 19, 2016 following a shooting that occurred in the school parking lot injuring four students Tuesday, October 18. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
SFPD officers investigate the scene after students were injured in a shooting at June Jordan School of Equity in San Francisco's Excelsior District Tuesday, October 18, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Students shot outside SF high school recovering

Four 15-year-old students shot in the parking lot at June Jordan School…

SFPD officers investigate the scene after students were injured in a shooting at June Jordan School of Equity in San Francisco's Excelsior District Tuesday, October 18, 2016. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Students in San Francisco are working with experts at the school district to create a winning strategy to reduce electricity, natural gas and water consumption. (Michael Ares/2015 Special to S.F. Examiner)

‘Eco-literacy’ woven into SF school curriculum

You can’t live in San Francisco without seeing those ever-present green and…

Students in San Francisco are working with experts at the school district to create a winning strategy to reduce electricity, natural gas and water consumption. (Michael Ares/2015 Special to S.F. Examiner)
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…

Lateefah Simon, left, and Matt Haney are exactly the people who need to be in office. (Courtesy photos)
The San Francisco Unified School District is encouraging parents and students to get out of the car and walk, bike, use public transit or carpool in recognition of Walk & Roll to School Dat on Wednesday, Oct. 5. (Courtesy photo)

Walk & Roll to school on Oct. 5 with the SFUSD

Today, I’m not going to talk about schools. Instead, I’ll talk about…

The San Francisco Unified School District is encouraging parents and students to get out of the car and walk, bike, use public transit or carpool in recognition of Walk & Roll to School Dat on Wednesday, Oct. 5. (Courtesy photo)
Teachers, faculty and supporters rally in front of the offices of the San Francisco Unified School District demanding higher pay to counter the high cost of living in The City. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner file photo)

Gov. Brown signs bill allowing SF to build teacher housing

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

Teachers, faculty and supporters rally in front of the offices of the San Francisco Unified School District demanding higher pay to counter the high cost of living in The City. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner file photo)
Supporters stand on the steps of City Hall on Monday during a news conference to announce a joint platform between Hillary Ronen, Sandra Lee Fewer and Kim Lavarenga, three mothers running for separate supervisor seats in San Francisco. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

SFUSD board to review policy after Fewer OK’d for soliciting donations

The San Francisco Board of Education could vote today to prohibit its…

Supporters stand on the steps of City Hall on Monday during a news conference to announce a joint platform between Hillary Ronen, Sandra Lee Fewer and Kim Lavarenga, three mothers running for separate supervisor seats in San Francisco. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Whether excused by a parent or not, if a student is not attending class, that student is missing out. (Courtesy photo)

Showing up is half the battle

How do our kids learn if they’re not in school? Actually, I…

Whether excused by a parent or not, if a student is not attending class, that student is missing out. (Courtesy photo)
The San Francisco Unified School District doesn’t take a cookie-cutter approach to education. (Courtesy photo)

Erasing structural racism in the classroom

In education, and here in San Francisco, we talk a lot about…

The San Francisco Unified School District doesn’t take a cookie-cutter approach to education. (Courtesy photo)
Back to School Night can be a great way for parents to get a first-hand experience of their child’s educational experience. (Courtesy photo)

Back to School Night puts parents in students’ shoes

Parents and guardians, do you wonder what your kid does in school…

Back to School Night can be a great way for parents to get a first-hand experience of their child’s educational experience. (Courtesy photo)
Raoul Wallenberg Traditional High School located at 40 Vega Street in San Francisco, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Bullying prompts social media threat of ‘massacre’ at SF school

A high-school student threatened to commit a ‘massacre’ at a public school…

Raoul Wallenberg Traditional High School located at 40 Vega Street in San Francisco, Wednesday, May 4, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/Special to S.F. Examiner)