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The latest state test scores don’t offer many statewide trends beyond stagnation and persistent achievement gaps. What about Oakland? Carrie Chan has three pieces of good news, and three bad, in our latest CRUNCHED! blog.
We are thrilled today to announce the 2017-18 Educate78 Oakland Teacher Retention Grant winners! These grants empower teachers to change the conditions at their school that are preventing teachers like themselves from staying.
A conversation with Carolyn Gramstorff, the Founder & Director of the Educate78 School Design Lab and a former teacher and Oakland public school principal.
Check out these 7 facts about the question: Does Oakland have too many schools?
As our sun was being eclipsed by our moon, another sun was born: OUSD opened a brand new dual-language immersion middle school called Oakland School of Language, shortened to Oakland SOL (Spanish for Sun).
We’ve been reflecting on CRUNCHED! and what we’ve accomplished and where we want to go. And, we need to hear from you!
New OUSD Superintendent is breaking the glass ceiling.. Or is she? See how her pay and benefits stack up to her male predecessors in this new installment of CRUNCHED!
In case it hasn’t already become clear, the challenges of the current 2016-2017 fiscal year are not the end of OUSD’s financial woes. Read more as we look at one of the biggest of the looming issues: ballooning benefits and pension costs.
The month of May is Teacher Appreciation month. But we know that teachers need support year long. Learn about what Educate78 is doing to keep our Oakland teachers satisfied in their work!
Join us in part 4 of our #OUSDBudget Real Talk series. This time, we look at the question of equity. We are asking if OUSD’s spending is equitable. Check out the answer.