Students usually don’t decide on an academic major until college, but Oakland public schools plan to make every kid select a career path by the 10th grade.
In dealing decisively with campus leadership scandals, budget battles, and sexual harassment cases, Janet Napolitano has become the most effective UC president in recent memory.
These days, tuition is daunting. So we talked to experts who will help you avoid going into serious debt.
Cal continues offer more online courses, including those for graduate students and for postgrads.
An increasing number of African-American families say traditional schools have failed them.
For Superintendent Donald Evans, it's all about energy and resilience.
Will charters still be viewed as the model for reforming public schools?
The Oakland school board is weighing a controversial plan that would make it easier for parents to enroll their kids in charter schools.
The nonprofit he works for puts those who have fallen victim to the perils of poor choices, bad luck, even crime on the road to success.
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.