President Donald Trump planned to announce Monday that the federal government will begin distributing millions of rapid coronavirus tests to states this week and urging governors to use them to reopen schools for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.
California State University, Chico canceled its limited number of in-person classes Monday and told students in an urgently toned message to vacate campus housing by the weekend after dozens of people tested positive for the coronavirus days after the fall semester started.
In a significant reversal of an earlier decision, the USDA announced to extend flexibilities for free grab-and-go school meals to anyone under 18 at all public schools.
Just as millions of children are heading back to school, the World Health Organization says those aged 6 to 11 should wear masks in some cases to help fight the spread of coronavirus.
Dev/Mission, a San Francisco-based nonprofit is helping get computers to families in need amid a pandemic to help bridge the digital divide by asking for tech companies from Silicon Valley to step up.
New figures showed that COVID-19 cases among children in the U.S. saw a 90 percent increase over four weeks.
A Bay Area tech investor has posted a job opening seeking a teacher to instruct his child and a handful of others in the backyard of his San Francisco home, for what’s become a highly controversial learning model brought on by the pandemic.
Oakland Unified is working to reform an online program designed to help failing students following a scathing civil grand jury report last month that accused the district of awarding some students unearned grades and allowing unqualified students to graduate at one of its high schools.
One of the nation’s largest teachers union is authorizing its members to strike if their schools plan to reopen without proper safety measures in the middle of the global pandemic.
The pandemic is exposing "significant inequities" in California's public education system, namely the digital divide, state legislators say.
A comprehensive new study from South Korea challenged widely held beliefs that school-age children were less likely to get infected and therefore less likely to spread the virus.
It's that time of year again: Back to school. Bay Area students head to the classroom at different times. We've compiled various school calendars to let you know when summer is officially over and when the kids need to crack open the books again.
Empowering African American boys to succeed in school and in life is the goal of a unique initiative at the Oakland Unified School District.
It's summer vacation, but these young Bay Area teens are laser focused. Inside Oakland's David Glover Education and Technology Center their laptops are in hand and finger tips busy coding away.
A private school in East Palo alto, funded entirely by donors, is helping students become the first in their families to attend college.
A high school in the peninsula recently won a $10 million grant aimed at reshaping how we think about public education.
People are emotional over then and now pictures of a father walking his son to grade school and college.