A Shortage of Nurses Has Forced Oakland Educators to Act as Medical Staff. How Long Before a Tragedy Occurs?

“You need to take this seriously,” Oakland Education Association treasurer Deirdre Snyder warned the OUSD board in September. “You’re going to be sued by some parent! It’s a travesty. I have seen seizures in my room, all kinds of problems, more and more as the years go on. You cannot pretend this isn’t happening. You need to act now.”



Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 21:15

For most kids, animal dissection is the part of science class that evokes an immediate sense of dread. State law even allows students to opt out of the practice if they morally object.