The district announced a hiring and spending freeze in January, but acknowledges that it implemented the move poorly — allowing individual schools , for example, to encumber funds, setting them aside to pay incoming bills. “We haven't saved any.
The board of the Oakland Unified School District voted last week to not renew the charter for the Conservatory of Vocal and Instrumental Arts after officials said the K-8 school showed “significant deficiencies” in students' academic performance.
Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Oakland Unified School District Superintendent Antwan Wilson will be D.C.'s new public schools chancellor Tuesday. Wilson was selected, in part, for his success in raising achievement scores, sources told News4's Tom Sherwood.
Oakland Unified School District spokeswoman Valerie Goode confirmed Wednesday that Ellison worked for the school district between 2007 until 2014, but said she was aware of no evidence of illegal activity during his employment there. "It is Oakland Unified.
Oakland school superintendent resigns after just over two years on the job EdSource.
Similarly, the company has been trying to get a foothold in high schools by funding initiatives to boost computer science curricula for both the Oakland Unified School District and an Arizona-based high-school oriented program called Next Generation of .
Brianna Murray works at the office of Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley with East Bay Innovations employment coach Saralynn Emery. East Bay Innovations provides job training and support to people with ... and they hope those internships.
Three weeks before school was to open, Oakland Unified had 40 to 50 unfilled teacher jobs , spokesman John Sasaki said, even after offering $1,000 bonuses to special-education teachers. The numbers are better than last year, but recruiters are still .
According to a report by the National Commission on Teaching and America's Future, Los Angeles Unified School District pays an additional $94 million per year in recruitment , hiring , and training costs just to keep up with staff attrition. In San.
As the Oakland Unified School District ( OUSD ) closes its books for 2016-17, staff is pinpointing some of the financial missteps that led to the district's current fragile economic condition, where even relatively small over-expenditures could result in.
The school district has already made cuts this year to its discretionary spending budget and frozen hiring mid-year. Officials revealed in March, however, that those steps weren't enough to balance the budget. The district is facing a $30 million.
By giving them money that is not allocated by the district, you allow them to innovate and do what's best in the school." The company, which is based in the San Francisco, expanded donations to the Oakland Unified School District in 2016, and included a.
He lives in Oakland with his wife and two daughters, who attend Oakland Unified’s Crocker Highlands Elementary School. Smith earns a $265,000 salary, about five times that of an average teacher in his district. He hasn’t always lived comfortably.
On Friday, October 13, Little Kids Rock and Pandora will celebrate the launch of twenty additional “Modern Band” music programs in the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD). Little Kids Rock currently supports eighteen OUSD teachers’ “Modern Band.