Oakland Unified School District

By Carolyn Jones Since Donald Trump was elected president, more than 100 California school districts have declared themselves
It's up to educators, families and community partners to step up to this challenge and partner with our state and district leaders to realize the community schools vision for our public schools - a vision that unites school, family, and community for young people's success.
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The Oakland Unified School District’s Office of African American Male Achievement is housed in a one-story portable classroom
MDP students doing classwork. Photo credit: 510media.com. An MDP teacher, Earnest Jenkins, speaking with one of his students
Oakland Unified School District (OUSD), an urban district with demographics and challenges similar to Newark's, has taken a very different tack to school reform -- and it's not costing $100 million.
Studies show that African-American students were three times more likely to be suspended than white students during the 2009-10 school year, largely for nonviolent offenses.
The truth of the matter is that 2013 saw a range of black men portrayed in major films. And that is a very good and overdue thing.
And it's not just the parents' load she's lightening; Hoofe knows she's in a position to boost a kid's morale. "If you look
The video, created by Portal A, is part of a citywide effort to promote school attendance in Oakland, where more than 25