Attention, school and parent leaders*! Please save the date for the School Leader Training on Tuesday, October 21, 5:30-8 pm.
Click here for tonight’s agenda!
Please help us with the preparations and make [...] 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 »
This recent news piece from KPIX Channel 5 gives an inside look at the essential “soft skills” being taught at Berkeley Adult School.
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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 »
With the implementation of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) across California and most of the nation, new assessments are being developed to measure student learning of grade level standards. [...] Continue Reading »
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Berkeley Unified School District’s Master Plan for English Learners is available in draft form and will be reviewed at the District English Learner Advisory Committee (DELAC) meeting on May 14th, [...] Continue Reading »
In January, Co-Superintendent Neil Smith formed the Work Group for Accelerating the Achievement of African American Students that was tasked with conducting a study of best practices for supporting African [...] Continue Reading »
Despite achievement gains for many of its students, for the 2011-12 school year Berkeley Unified did not meet Title I requirements and continues to be identified as Program Improvement Year [...] Continue Reading »