Six candidates, including one incumbent, are vying for three seats on the Berkeley Unified school board. Julie Sinai and Ty Alper are not running for re-election.
The new school year brings looser COVID-19 restrictions, with less testing and more field trips and classroom visitors.
Alper and Sinai have already endorsed their picks among the candidates running for the three at-large school board seats on the ballot in November.
In the June primary, voters will choose between L.K. Monroe and Alysse Castro for county superintendent. Here’s a guide to understanding how the office works.
A private legal memo — inadvertently posted on a school board meeting agenda — advised the board on the legal risks of keeping its at-large election system.
Ka’Dijah Brown, the board’s leader since December, shared her views on racism in Berkeley schools and decisions the board could have made differently.
Matthew Bissell was finally served on Aug. 19, two months after the lawsuit was initially filed.
Berkeley Unified has agreed to settle a 2017 lawsuit alleging it failed to provide an appropriate education for students with dyslexia.
In a race with no incumbents, six candidates are running to fill two seats during an academic year upended by COVID-19.
Meet your Berkeley School Board candidates in Berkeley’s November 2020 election: Laura Babitt, Jose Luis Bedolla, Esfandiar Imani, Michael Chang and Ana Vasudeo.
Meet Jose Luis Bedolla, one of six Berkeley School Board candidates in Berkeley’s November 2020 election.
Meet Ana Vasudeo, one of six Berkeley School Board candidates in Berkeley’s November 2020 election.