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State Superintendent of Schools Tom Torlakson

State Superintendent of Schools Tom Torlakson

Tom Torlakson talks about California's rising standardized test scores, targeted funding that pours extra resources... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Torlakson Weighs in on the Ballot Propositions

Torlakson Weighs in on the Ballot Propositions

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson endorses both Proposition 30 and Proposition 38, saying the... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Torlakson on Parent Trigger Law

Torlakson on Parent Trigger Law

Tom Torlakson, state superintendent of public instruction, comments on the upcoming movie "Won't... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
San Francisco Startup Buys a University in Oakland

San Francisco Startup Buys a University in Oakland

Gene Wade, CEO of UniversityNow, talks about his startup's recent purchase of Patten University, a small school... Watch »

Sep 18, 2012
New San Francisco Superintendent Richard Carranza

New San Francisco Superintendent Richard Carranza

Carranza talks about taking the helm after the retirement of previous superintendent Carlos Garcia. Watch »

Aug 31, 2012
San Francisco RBI

San Francisco RBI

Jim Messemer, executive director of San Francisco RBI, talks about the program's efforts to promote literacy... Watch »

Aug 20, 2012
Giants' Remaining Games on NBC Bay Area

Giants' Remaining Games on NBC Bay Area

Four more games to air on NBC Bay Area. Read »

Nov 5, 2012
The Greene Scholars Program

The Greene Scholars Program

Debra Watkins, founder of the Greene Scholars Program, and student Bryson Young talk about the K-12 initiative... Watch »

Jul 25, 2012
Class Action Excerpt

Class Action Excerpt

In this clip from NBC Bay Area's 6 pm newscast, Proposition 38 sponsor Molly Munger explains how her... Watch »

Jul 25, 2012
A School for Education Startups

A School for Education Startups

Geoff Ralston, founder of education incubator Imagine K12, and Sam Chaudhary, co-founder of ClassDojo, a... Watch »

Jul 24, 2012
Molly Munger's Political Battle

Molly Munger's Political Battle

Civil rights attorney Molly Munger, the sponsor of Proposition 38, a sliding-scale income tax initiative that would... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Molly Munger's Tax Initiative for Schools

Molly Munger's Tax Initiative for Schools

Proposition 38 sponsor Molly Munger, a civil rights attorney from Pasadena, talks about her proposal for... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Excerpt: Munger Says Governor's Proposal Keeps Schools

Excerpt: Munger Says Governor's Proposal Keeps Schools "In Tatters"

Molly Munger, the sponsor of Proposition 38, talks about Governor Jerry Brown's competing tax proposal for schools... Watch »

Jul 22, 2012
Excerpt: Molly Munger's Tax Initiative for Schools

Excerpt: Molly Munger's Tax Initiative for Schools

Proposition 38 sponsor Molly Munger, a civil rights attorney from Pasadena, explains how her ballot initiative would... Watch »

Jul 23, 2012

"The Demise of Guys" Author

Psychologist Dr. Philip Zimbardo, professor emeritus at Stanford University, talks about his ebook, "The Demise... Watch »

Jul 13, 2012
Oasis for Girls

Oasis for Girls

Jessica Van Tuyl, executive director of Oasis for Girls, and high school student Linda Luna, talk about the... Watch »

Jul 12, 2012
San Jose Unified's New Tech Programs

San Jose Unified's New Tech Programs

Vincent Matthews, superintendent of San Jose Unified, talks about the district's new partnerships with... Watch »

Jul 11, 2012

"Not So Golden After All"

NBC Bay Area political analyst Larry Gerston, PhD, talks about California's once-celebrated public education system... Watch »

Jan 23, 2013
Year-Round School

Year-Round School

Abbott Middle School principal Cathy Ennon and San Mateo-Foster City School District superintendent Cynthia... Watch »

Jul 3, 2012
Schools Under Stress

Schools Under Stress

EdSource executive director Louis Freedberg and San Jose Unified superintendent Vincent Matthews talk... Watch »

Jul 3, 2012
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