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Oakland Schools

Rebecca Klein

These Schools Made A Commitment To Black Boys And Are Now Seeing Big Results | Rebecca Klein | Posted 02.19.2015 | Black Voices

Schools in Oakland, California, may have found the key to closing the achievement gap between African-American males and other groups of students, acc...

Bad News For Oakland Private School

Posted 11.07.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Will Evans The Oakland Unified School District is cutting off federal funds benefiting...

Report Reveals Sobering Statistics About Oakland's Black Male Students

| Posted 07.29.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Joanna Lin High rates of chronic absence, suspension and poor academic performance sig...

Ten Arrested As Oakland School Board Meeting Erupts Into Chaos

AP | Posted 05.29.2012 | San Francisco

Oakland, Calif. (AP) -- Oakland's school board is planning to resume a meeting cut short by a raucous sit-in opposing the district's plan to close fiv...

WATCH: Hundreds Protest As Oakland Threatens To Close, Consolidate 13 Schools

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.28.2011 | San Francisco

On Tuesday night, hundreds of parents, teachers and students crowded an Oakland School Board meeting to protest proposed shutdowns and consolidations ...

Students Sound Off: Ninth Grader Jingwei Zhang Proposes Cash Rewards To Help His Classmates Graduate

The Huffington Post | Jingwei Zhang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

"Students Sound Off," is an ongoing student blogger contest aimed at providing students a loud and clear voice in the education debate presented by Hu...