San Francisco Board of Education

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2011

    Meet the Brains (and Checkbooks) Behind That Bizarre Ed Lee Hagiography

    ​The Kentucky Derby of political-action committees backing Ed Lee's run for mayor has a new horse in the race: The SF Neighbor Alliance for Ed Lee for Mayor 2011. Founded in mid-September, the committee has somehow already spent more than $100,000 - almost 20 percent of the amount spent by the act ... More >>

  • News

    October 27, 2010

    The Identity Card

    Voting by race has made the city's political representation more Asian. It could be what puts 33-year-old Jane Kim on the board of supervisors.

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    Student Pukes in Class, Inspires Board of Education Resolution

    ​Andie Rose Crug had to throw up one day in class at San Francisco School of the Arts, but she says the teacher gave students a tardy for using the bathroom. So she puked into the class trash can instead. Rose Crug also just happens to be a student delegate to the San Francisco Board of Education. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    Board of Education Not Thrilled About Options on the Table for New Student Assignment System

    'Harry, would you rather go to the school nearest your home, or have the Dursleys choose out the school they prefer?'​Last night, San Francisco's Board of Education met for a rousing three hours to weigh and discuss options for a new student assignment system. Sadly, San Francisco lost out on obta ... More >>

  • News

    December 13, 2006
  • News

    June 4, 2003

    Muni's Mack Daddy

    James Robinson used to be a pimp. Now he's a transit union bigwig. And he's got higher ambitions.

  • News

    July 31, 1996

    Cleaning Slates

    Superintendent Bill Rojas is pushing a simple solution for troubled schools: Get rid of everybody.

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