Oakland Unified School District plans to eliminate 100 classified workers’ positions

Oakland Unified School District plans to eliminate 100 classified workers’ positions

Melvin Phillips has worked in Oakland schools for the last 27 years. He is currently the lead school security officer at Fremont High School and he is one of hundreds of classified employees in th…

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Kaiser Permanente gets into new negotiations with workers unions

Kaiser Permanente gets into new negotiations with workers unions

Representatives from health giant Kaiser Permanente and unions representing its workers returned to the bargaining table late last week to resume contract talks with over 80,000 union members acro…

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Oakland City Council gives schools $1.2 million in one-time funding for the school year

Oakland City Council gives schools $1.2 million in one-time funding for the school year

Last Tuesday, the Oakland City Council passed a resolution to provide $1.2 million in funding for the Oakland Unified School District’s (OUSD) restorative justice program, foster youth case mana…

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