Our education coverage examines the inequities students face in Bay Area and California schools, and reports on what it will take to educate the next generation.

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Berkeley and Oakland Passed Measures to Let 16- and 17-Year-Olds Participate in School Board Elections. So Why Can't They Vote Yet?

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Oakland School for the Arts Students Shared Allegations of Sexual Misconduct. Then Chaos Broke Out

"DO THE WORK!" with W. Kamau Bell and Kate Schatz

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An Investigative Reporter Digs Into Troubling Stories About His Own High School Journalism Teacher

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Low-Income Students Are More Likely to Be in Classrooms With Underqualified Teachers

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'They All Deserve Options': California Opens Pathway for Students With Major Cognitive Disabilities to Earn High School Diploma

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'Lot of Challenges, But So Much Opportunity': New San Francisco School Chief on Taking the Reins in a Turbulent Time

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At TK-12 School Within UCSF, Education Is a Path to Healing

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SF Filipino Community Mobilizes to Preserve Unique Elementary School Language Program