Education

Breed Appoints Higher Ed Counselor as SF City College Trustee

Western Addition native Murrell Green replaces Tom Temprano, who resigned in February.

Blech: Parent Complaints About SF School Lunches Heat Up

“Bad school food has been the story since the beginning of time,” one parent said.

Hayward Superintendent Picked to Lead SF Public Schools

Matt Wayne faces the daunting task of healing a ‘wounded’ district, administrators union president said.

As Lowell Grapples With Admission Policy, Other Cities Offer Lessons on How to Balance Merit and Diversity

Lowell High has polarized S.F. in a winner-take-all fight to the finish, pitting merit-based admissions against a lottery to make the elite school more diverse.

San Franciscans Have Mixed Feelings on Local Schools, Poll Finds

Respondents to a recent poll indicated that they weren’t exactly satisfied with the city’s public education system, but also signaled support for giving schools more money.

Board of Ed Recap: Layoffs All But Lose Steam, Bond Overseers Demand Transparency, Juneteenth Recognized

In a lengthy public comment period, teachers, students and other community members aired grievances and voiced concerns.

‘We Are Cannibalizing Ourselves’: City College Finalizes 38 Layoffs Despite Outcry From Students and Staff

Nearly 400 individuals attended the May 6 meeting and over 100 public commenters spoke out against the proposed cuts to the beleaguered community college.

Deputy Sup. of SF Public Schools Poised to Leave for Top Education Job in Berkeley District

Enikia Ford Morthel would be the third top administrator to leave SFUSD this year as principals and educators step down.

‘We’re Teachers, Not Accountants’: SF School District Teachers Frustrated as Payroll Issues Persist

Local teachers gather outside San Francisco Unified School District offices calling on administration to fix payroll problems faster.

#MeToo 2.0: SF Teens Organize to Challenge Status Quo of High School Sexual Assault Policies

Students from public and private schools in San Francisco are developing support networks and a comprehensive training toolkit.