Education http://kalw.org en Berkeley School District protects students against threat of violence http://kalw.org/post/berkeley-school-district-protects-students-against-threat-violence <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;text-align: justify;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-a4def1de-17f4-6907-a165-5958466f5826"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Every time news of another school shooting hits the headlines, so does the debate about how to keep children safe. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 05:35:28 +0000 Rhian Miller 46286 at http://kalw.org Berkeley School District protects students against threat of violence Your Call: How can schools keep young people from ending up in prison? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-how-can-schools-keep-young-people-ending-prison <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Mon, 07 Jul 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 46178 at http://kalw.org Your Call: How can schools keep young people from ending up in prison? Controversy over new morality clause for Catholic teachers in Oakland http://kalw.org/post/controversy-over-new-morality-clause-catholic-teachers-oakland <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-28a91536-b69d-feb3-7ecf-4bbba8b236e4"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; background-color: transparent;">Current Pope Francis has famously said about homosexuality, “who am I to Judge?” But despite his progressive words, the Roman Catholic church does not exactly embrace the cause of same sex marriage. </span></span></p><p></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 00:32:44 +0000 Sandhya Dirks 45493 at http://kalw.org Controversy over new morality clause for Catholic teachers in Oakland Your Call: How will ending teacher tenure affect education in California? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-how-will-ending-teacher-tenure-affect-education-california <p> Tue, 17 Jun 2014 06:23:41 +0000 Malihe Razazan 45317 at http://kalw.org Your Call: How will ending teacher tenure affect education in California? CCSF stays open, but workers aren't celebrating yet http://kalw.org/post/ccsf-stays-open-workers-arent-celebrating-yet <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">City College of San Francisco is now able to stay open for another two years while it meets accreditation standards, according to the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges.</span></p><p class="p1">This is a relief for the college which has feared closure since last July, when the commission decided to terminate the college’s accreditation this coming July.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:29:38 +0000 Hana Baba 45143 at http://kalw.org CCSF stays open, but workers aren't celebrating yet