Newsom is also trying to spread the word that San Francisco has taken significant steps to entice local families to stay by increasing its child care subsidies, phasing in free preschool for all, providing low-cost health insurance for young people, upgrading libraries, improving parks, and increasing the city's financial contribution to public schools. … [Read more...] about Lots of toddlers, fewer school-age kids in S.F.
Orange county school board votes for kids to return to school without requiring social distancing
It’s a tough decision for school leaders to make because some parents say that they want their kids back in school not only for their education but also for their mental health and well-being. … [Read more...] about Pittsburgh Public Schools To Decide When Students Will Return To The Classroom
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It’s unclear how much the district will spend on new signage, repainted sports fields or gym floors, athletic, band or other uniforms, and other administrative costs. But based on other districts across the country, it could cost San Francisco at least $1 million to rename the 44 school sites and potentially significantly more. … [Read more...] about Washington and Lincoln are out. S.F. school board tosses 44 school names in controversial move
The presidents were among a long list of men and women whose namesake schools will soon be renamed. Others on the list include Francis Scott Key, who wrote the national anthem, former presidents William McKinley, James Garfield, James Monroe, and Herbert Hoover, Revolutionary War hero Paul Revere and author Robert Louis Stevenson, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. … [Read more...] about San Francisco school board votes to rename schools honoring Washington, Lincoln, Feinstein, others