The new “urgency ordinance” immediately expands Berkeley’s eviction moratorium, matching county rules.
Berkeley school news — in brief.
In Alameda County, Latinx residents are disproportionately affected by COVID-19. Community groups say information and resources could be more accessible.
At a town hall Wednesday, BUSD leaders painted a more vivid picture of how schools could be structured with kids staying 6 feet apart.
A grim new prediction of California’s education budget has sent BUSD leaders into a state of “despair.”
A King Middle School teacher thought an erroneous social-distancing sign was a teachable moment. She was right.
As BUSD faces major decisions about the fall semester and the end of this school year, district leaders shared ideas and sought parental feedback at a virtual town hall.
Eviction moratoriums provide some temporary relief for tenants who can’t pay rent. But everyone from those renters to corporate landlords are still feeling worried about the future.
The new order goes into effect Monday and lasts until the end of May.
There’s a small concentration of cases in one Berkeley zip code, but the overall number is too low to draw conclusions about infection rates across the city.
Even if schools reopen in the fall, public education could be completely restructured.
For many families, access to a computer or an internet connection is what will allow their kids to learn this spring.
Schweng unexpectedly announced Monday that she will leave Berkeley Unified at the end of the school year.
Little is known about how many seemingly healthy people in the East Bay have COVID-19 — and how they’re unintentionally spreading it. These professors hope to change that.
Any security breach is a threat to student safety, said the district.
Smoke from the central Berkeley blaze was visible from around the city.