“This work is about strengthening our community by ensuring equitable access to kids. I believe that public education is ground zero for the fight for… Read More
“Not only do I organize as a parent leader, I volunteer in the classroom for my 2nd grader, and participate in resident civic engagement within… Read More
*This is the first in a series of posts from Katherine Carter, founding principal of Manzanita SEED and GO’s Doctoral Resident in Education Leadership. Katherine… Read More
This is the first in a three-part series on racial inequities in school discipline and the promising practice of Restorative Justice in Oakland’s schools.
A… Read More
“We must graduate much more students ready to be successful in college and career. Our city needs them.” –Kevin Taylor, OUSD High School Network Executive… Read More
Hello Oakland Families,
Recently my children came home from school talking about their new standardized tests – the SBAC (“S Back”) tests. These state-mandated tests… Read More
Over the next three months, Oakland families have the opportunity to explore all the public school options for their child during enrollment season.
To help… Read More
Oakland’s public school enrollment season for the 2016-2017 school year has begun with several schools having already hosted school tours and open houses… Read More