After four years as principal, Howell will move to the position of superintendent-principal at Summerville Elementary School beginning July 1.
Kentfield School District officials said the most recent contract for Superintendent Liz Schott was written according to guidance from the state — and not, as teachers have alleged — as a plan to increase her pension benefits.
Parents across California, including in San Diego County, are keeping their children out of school Friday as part of a protest against the state’s new sex education curriculum in public schools.
Research released this week identified 156 California school districts with higher test scores in math and English language arts than expected for African-American and Hispanic students, and found that teacher experience was the common factor that contributed to the higher results.
Teachers in Union City and South Hayward will likely go on strike Monday after contract talks broke down again Wednesday, officials said.
The teachers union at Sacramento City Unified School District on Thursday night said it will delay its second one-day strike, which had been planned for May 22.
For the second year in a row, the Kentfield School District and its teachers are at impasse in their contract talks — and teachers this week appealed to the board of trustees for relief.
Rebecca “Becky” Rosales, a former principal, assistant superintendent and deputy superintendent in the San Rafael City Schools district, will assume the post to be vacated on June 30 by current Dixie superintendent Jason Yamashiro, who has resigned.
Gov. Gavin Newsom is proposing to tighten the language banning discrimination in charter school enrollment, particularly to protect students with disabilities and students with poor grades who want to attend charter schools.
L.A. Unified’s next election — less than three weeks away on June 4 — will ask residents within district boundaries to support Measure EE, a tax of 16 cents per square foot of developed property to raise about $500 million annually for the district.