The District 4 director’s five decades of experience with Oakland schools gives him rare insight into the challenges and strengths of the district.
Can OUSD do a better job of helping families who don’t always have the time, resources, and knowledge to research schools?
While Oakland schools are seeing fewer students enroll each year, many families say the district has plenty to offer.
Thousands of children who live in Oakland don’t attend district schools. We spoke to four families about why they decided to leave.
Consolidations are meant to smooth out teacher to student ratios, but some feel the process is disruptive as students are still adjusting to being back in school.