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Hundreds of teachers to strike in Sonoma County school district

ROHNERT PARK, Calif. (KRON) – More than 300 educators in the Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District will strike on Thursday. This comes following months of negotiations with the school district and board to invest in the student and teachers. According to the Rohnert Park Cotati Educators Association, teachers, nurses, and other school employees will participate in the… Keep Reading

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Santa Rosa Resident Awarded National Merit Scholarship

SANTA ROSA, CA — A Santa Rosa resident has been named a National Merit Scholar and will receive a scholarship for their college undergraduate study. National Merit Scholar Schuyler Jones, who attends Stevenson School Pebble Beach, was among a group of 3,100 winners announced Wednesday. The scholars will be awarded between $500 and $2,000 annually… Keep Reading

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What’s going on with graduation?

Cloverdale High School’s graduation and Washington School’s promotion are both moving forward for an in-person celebration, but the specifics of what it will look like will be largely dependent on where the county sits in the state’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy tier system. “It’s a nail-biter because it does matter whether we’re in yellow… Keep Reading

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Lakeport Unified School Board appoints new member

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – The Lakeport Unified School District Board of Trustees on Thursday night selected its newest member. During its regular meeting, held at the Marge Alakszay Center on the district campus, the board selected Jennifer Williams-Richardson to fill a board vacancy created last month when Trustee Jeannie Markham moved to Oregon. Williams-Richardson was… Keep Reading

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New challenges arise for educator vaccines

In a letter dated March 5, the Sonoma County Office of Education (SCOE) outlined the continuing and new challenges they are facing in their effort to vaccinate the county’s school employee workforce. “As with so many things in the age of COVID-19, the vaccination rollout is complicated and subject to changes and setbacks. These delays… Keep Reading

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