After researching teens’ sleep habbits, Karie Frasch petitions the school board to start school no earlier than 8:30 a.m. to improve learning outcomes. The district is studying it.
An Arabic-speaking teaching paraprofessional from Yemen takes new families under her wing at Ruby Bridges.
Paying teachers skilled in Common Core to train their counterparts outside the classroom is one way to better assist learners
Giving voices to the voiceless is the primary goal of Making Contact, a 29-minute public affairs program produced by the National Radio Project in Oakland.
The Alameda Makers Consortium held a recent Makers Meet & Greet to explore creating an ecosystem of making to embrace the Island’s countless inventors, tinkerers, and hobbyists engaged in all types of do-it-yourself projects.
The Alameda Education Foundation helps Alameda public school students receive a richer education experience.
Eliodoro Garcia, the new district cook, brings culinary talents and wholesome ingredients to lunch trays.
Library outreach in Alameda hits the road by trike with a stylish new bikemobile crisscrossing the Island.
It’s still mostly white and female, but recruiters at Samuel Merritt University and Cal State East Bay are looking for diversity.
Alameda’s latest school board appointee, Gray Harris, talks about living up to expectations.