Stop Retaliation in Oakland Unified

Oakland Unified School District is using performance evaluations to punish a union activist. Please sign the petition today! Kampala Taiz-Rancifer is a leading campaigner for SMALLER CLASS SIZES for students. And now OUSD is sending a message to teachers everywhere …

Supreme Court Rules Against Workers

“Today’s Janus decision by the Supreme Court continued its assault on working people, women, immigrants, and Muslims. President Trump will likely have appointed 20% of our nation’s judges by the end of his presidency, and reshape the courts for generations …

Media Advisory on OEA Protest

Oakland Teachers have been working without a contract since July 1, 2017. Oakland educators will hold a rally and march to the school board meeting on Wednesday – California’s Day of the Teacher – to demand a fair contract settlement.  …

The Cost of Charter Schools

A major new report from In The Public Interest finds that the “unchecked expansion” of charter schools cost Oakland Unified School District $57.3 million for the 2016-17 school year. California law currently doesn’t allow school boards to consider how a …