Principal heralded for KIPP Bridge Academy's success

The KIPP Bridge Academy is a charter school in West Oakland is transforming the power of education by creating a passionate community for learning. It all starts at the top as we highlight the principal.

Poetry in Motion

The prolific words of San Francisco's Poet Laureate, Tongo Eisen-Martin, shines a light on the love, pain, loss and hope in honor of Black History Month.

Principal heralded for KIPP Bridge Academy's success

Oakland's KIPP Bridge Academy has a student body of mainly Black and Brown students and they are outperforming state averages for math and English. Many say the credit for this accomplishment starts at the top with the school's charismatic principal.

Black College Expo

Black College Expo returns to Oakland. The National College Resources Foundation hosted the event at the Oakland Marriott City Center. KTVU's Mornings on 2 talked to the foundation founder, Theresa Price about how the event connects students with schools, and teaches students about to find financial support. Saturday, Feb. 26, 9:14am, KTVU Plus

African-American women use professional skills to help community

In honor of Black History month, KTVU brings you the story of three African American women who've been using their professional skills to help the community for decades. The public may not know their names, but it's likely that many people have seen the impact of their work. Amber Lee reports

Touring Oakland's Black history

Walk through some of Oakland's past with the Black liberation walking tour. The guided tours have been highlighting some of the important locations around West Oakland.

Walking tour explores Oakland's Black history

David Peters, the founder and board president of the West Oakland Cultural Action Network, spoke to Mornings on 2 The Nine about the efforts to preserve Black history in Oakland's Hoover-Foster neighborhood.