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California Student Test Scores Plunged This Year. 2 Education Experts Explain What That Means

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Oakland Parents Want a Seat at the Table in OUSD Negotiations With Teachers Union

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Oakland Mayor Calls for Federal Gun Control After Shooting Leaves 6 Wounded

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6 Adults, Including 2 Students, Wounded in High School Shooting in Oakland

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How One Oakland School Is Using California's Billion-Dollar Investment in Student Mental Health

Families pick up their children from Montclair Elementary School on the first day back to in-person learning on March 30, 2021.

Oakland Has a Strategy to Address Teacher Churn. Will It Work?

A right-profile view of a young Black woman, with no makeup and long thick black braids, wearing a beige long-sleeved shirt unbuttoned at the front. She has a black-ink tattoo of a rose over her right breast. She stands close to a tree; behind her are two trunks and green leaves. Beyond the tree is a cement path bordered by green and yellow grass, and below the path is a lake, with a border of trees in the distance. Her demeanor is casual and alert, and she smiles slightly.

Self-Love and Inner Work Help Oakland Students Make It to Graduation

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What's a Black School Worth in Oakland? Grass Valley Elementary Community Braces for 2nd Closure in a Decade

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'We're Doing This for Our Students': Oakland Teachers Go on 1-Day Strike Over District's Plan to Close Schools