2 Investigates: Parents report troubles at Oakland school – KTVU San Francisco

2 Investigates: Parents report troubles at Oakland schoolKTVU San FranciscoThe Oakland Unified School district was promising action Monday after 2 Investigates came to them with parent’s claims of fighting, unsupervised…

Oakland School District considering new parcel tax « Oakland Local – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Oakland’s school board is considering putting a parcel tax on the November ballot to fund improvement in its high schools. Although it’s made progress lowering the high…

Security increased at Oakland elementary school because of threat – KTVU San Francisco

Security increased at Oakland elementary school because of threatKTVU San FranciscoOAKLAND, Calif. —. School officials are taking safety precautions at an elementary school in North Oakland Friday because there has…

Dan Siegel Gets National Union of Healthcare Workers Endorsement For Oakland Mayor

The National Union of Healthcare Workers endorsed its lawyer, Dan Siegel, who’s running for Mayor of Oakland. Here’s my interview with Dan Siegel just three weeks ago: The National Union…

Tioki, The Mitch Kapor-Backed “Linkedin For Education,” Grows In Oakland

Tioki.com is not a virtual tiki bar. The Linkedin model is an undoutedly successful one, so would be just a matter of time before someone developed a site that has…

The Lakeview School Occupy Oakland Sit-In Issue: Two Videos

Now that the The Lakeview School Occupy Oakland Sit-In Issue has subsided a bit, it seems, it’s time for a review. Last week, and earlier this week, a group of…

Oakland City Council Will Change; Oaklanders Get To Decide How – Dan Cohen

The Oakland City Council is going to change, here’s how you can get involved. Since we live in a world where incumbents seem to win 110% of the time, it’s…

Oakland USD Loses Second Chief To Problem In Four Years

Yesterday, The Oakland Unified School District lost its police chief Pete Sarna, after the officer, allegedly intoxicated, reportedly went off an an “N-word” laced rant against an African American sergeant…