Final plans on reopening OUSD schools will be announced on Friday, July 10.
The Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) Board of Education voted unanimously to approve the “George Floyd Resolution to Eliminate the Oakland Schools Police Department” last night.
Oakland Voices spoke with two of the principals who want to eliminate armed police in OUSD.
A local campaign led by Black activists in Oakland to transform OUSD by expelling school police is gaining momentum.
Schools will likely "have some kind of blended model with both in-person and distance learning next year."
Two months into schools being closed, three East Oakland teachers say some students have yet to have internet access during this time, and how many students do not like online learning.
Oakland High School graduate creates laser cut face shields for Kaiser nurses.
Oakland school board gives 40-year lease to charter school and extends school police contract.
Last Friday, in response to the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak, the Oakland Unified School District announced that all schools and child development centers would be closing for three weeks at the end of the day. On[Read more]
At last week’s Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) school board meeting on February 26, several big topics were on the agenda: over $20 million in proposed budget cuts and an update on the indefinite closure[Read more]