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UC Offers Admission to Record-High Number of Students

April 18, 2014 | 4:59 pm

UC Offers Admission to Record-High Number of Students

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Number of Latinos increased, and they constitute largest ethnic group among all who applied.

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English Learners Get Help With Common Core Test

April 3, 2014 | 12:42 pm

English Learners Get Help With Common Core Test

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New state assessment comes with testing tools for California’s 1.3 million English learners.

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Chinese-American Political Power Comes of Age in Affirmative Action Fight

April 1, 2014 | 3:21 pm

Chinese-American Political Power Comes of Age in Affirmative Action Fight

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In killing bill by California Democrats this year, they are demonstrating a growing political power.

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Desmond-Hellmann Steps Down as UCSF Chancellor Today

March 31, 2014 | 3:27 pm

Desmond-Hellmann Steps Down as UCSF Chancellor Today

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She is leaving her post of five years to become CEO of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

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Berkeley School Board Set to Slash Funding for Cooking and Gardening Program

March 25, 2014 | 11:08 am

Berkeley School Board Set to Slash Funding for Cooking and Gardening Program

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Faced with budget shortfalls, the Berkeley School District opts to cut cooking and gardening classes.

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California Schools Gird for Glitches in Trial Run of New Computerized Test

March 24, 2014 | 6:06 pm

California Schools Gird for Glitches in Trial Run of New Computerized Test

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Digitized exams might strain technological capacity of some schools at first.

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City College of San Francisco to Review Protest Violence, Civil Discourse

March 21, 2014 | 5:18 pm

City College of San Francisco to Review Protest Violence, Civil Discourse

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Chancellor says he plans to hire a legal expert to examine last week’s violence at a protest.

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News Pix: Quirky Berkeley, Physics of Skateboarding and Coding in Salinas

March 21, 2014 | 1:28 pm

News Pix: Quirky Berkeley, Physics of Skateboarding and Coding in Salinas

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The week’s news in photos from around the bay.

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Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

March 19, 2014 | 4:10 pm

Drought Impacts Central Valley School Enrollment While Debate Over Relief Continues

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Partisan divide persists over how to find extra water as valley starts to see social impact of crisis.

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Lawmakers Push for Computer Science Curriculum in California Schools

March 19, 2014 | 10:10 am

Lawmakers Push for Computer Science Curriculum in California Schools

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Six bills have been introduced to promote a new emphasis on programming and other advanced skills.

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