As part of the White House Call to Action to bring college opportunities to more students, UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks came to Berkeley High School last week to talk [...] Continue Reading »
Join Superintendent Evans and other district leaders to review the key components of the draft of a three-year Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP).
Public Forum: What’s in the Draft LCAP?
Date: [...] Continue Reading »
The Céar Chávez Commemorative Period reminds us all of the importance of respect for life, for those in need, and for the environment. We remember some of César Chávez’s powerful [...] Continue Reading »
Field Testing Replaces CST, except for Science
During this year of transition to the Common Core (new grade level standards), schools in California and 21 other states are [...] Continue Reading »
Cesar Chavez Essay Participation Details and Prompts in English/Spanish (PDF)
Our students are invited to participate in BUSD’s annual César Chávez Essay Contest, in honor of the César Chávez Commemoration Period, [...] Continue Reading »
April 26 Emergency Prep Fair Program of Events
Theme: Protect Kids and Pets!
On April 26, at North Berkeley BART Station, the City of Berkeley Emergency Services will be hosting an Emergency [...] Continue Reading »
This recent news piece from KPIX Channel 5 gives an inside look at the essential “soft skills” being taught at Berkeley Adult School.
On March 12, Dr. Jeff Duncan-Andrade, led an inspiring half-day presentation and workshop to teams from every Berkeley Unified school, preschool through high school. He called it: “Note to Educators: [...] Continue Reading »
Held during National Music in the Schools Month and Alameda County Art IS Education Month, the Annual Performing Arts Showcase took place on Sunday, March 23, 2014 in the Community [...] Continue Reading »
A new Parent Advisory Committee (PAC) to the Berkeley Unified School District has been formed as a forum for consulting parent representatives on the development of the three-year Local Control [...] Continue Reading »