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Education Reporter — San Francisco Chronicle

Jill Tucker knows the rules of tether ball and sort of gets why one might need to solve for X and so she is the k-12 education writer at the SF Chronicle.

San Francisco school adopting gender-neutral bathrooms

sfgate.com — The boys' bathrooms and girls' bathrooms will become just bathrooms at the first San Francisco school to go gender-neutral. Miraloma Elementary started removing the circles, triangles and stick-figure signs from restrooms at the start of this school year, in part to acknowledge six to eight students who don't fit traditional gender norms - kids who range from tomboys to transgender, said Principal Sam Bass.

San Francisco school adopting gender-neutral bathrooms

sfchronicle.com — The boys' bathrooms and girls' bathrooms will become just bathrooms at the first San Francisco school to go gender-neutral. Miraloma Elementary started removing the circles, triangles and stick-figure signs from restrooms at the start of this school year, in part to acknowledge six to eight students who don't fit traditional gender norms - kids who range from tomboys to transgender, said Principal Sam Bass.

Human trafficking: Count of victims underscores S.F.’s challenges

sfgate.com — San Francisco's first effort to document the scope of human trafficking in the city identified nearly 300 known or suspected victims in the second half of 2014 alone and highlighted the challenge of addressing a crime in which women, men and often children are exploited in society's shadows.

3 Santa Clara County deputies on leave after jail inmate’s death

sfgate.com — 3 Santa Clara County deputies on leave after jail inmate's death Three deputies were placed on administrative leave following the death of an inmate at the Santa Clara County Jail. The unidentified inmate was unresponsive during a routine welfare check at the jail Thursday at 12:30 a.m.
Aug 29, 2015

3 Santa Clara County deputies on leave after jail inmate’s death sfgate.com/bayarea/articl… via @SFGate

Aug 29, 2015

RT @jilltucker: 3 Santa Clara County deputies on leave after jail inmate’s death sfgate.com/bayarea/articl… via @SFGate

Small plane crashes near San Carlos airport

sfgate.com — A small plane crashed during Thursday's evening commute just across from the San Carlos airport, according to the Redwood City Fire Department. The small red plane was nose down and tail up, resting against a large bush near some outbuildings, based on photos supplied by police.

Gov. Brown signs Exit Exam bill; students to receive diplomas

sfgate.com — Thousands of frustrated California students instantly became high school graduates Wednesday afternoon after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that exempted them from having to pass the state's Exit Exam, a test the state had stopped offering.

Hit-and-run driver causes strip-mall fire in Santa Clara

sfgate.com — A driver struck a gas line at a Santa Clara strip mall Wednesday afternoon and then fled as two explosions rocked the area and businesses caught on fire, police said. The collision and fire were reported about 3:50 p.m.

Hero of French train attack ‘glad to be back’ in California

sfgate.com — Anthony Sadler, a 23-year-old Sacramento State student who once lived in Pittsburg, spoke briefly at a news conference Wednesday in Sacramento, expressing gratitude and bewilderment before leaving the stage, where his father and Mayor Kevin Johnson fielded questions.
Aug 26, 2015

Hero of French train attack ‘glad to be back’ in California sfgate.com/bayarea/articl… via @SFGate

Jerry Brown signs Exit Exam bill, students to receive diplomas

sfgate.com — Thousands of frustrated California students instantly became high school graduates Wednesday afternoon after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that exempted them from having to pass the state's Exit Exam, a test the state had stopped offering.

3 arrested in East Bay human-trafficking case

sfgate.com — The ringleaders in a human-trafficking operation centered in San Ramon and Danville were arrested after a joint, 14-year investigation by local police and FBI officials, the San Ramon Police Department and Contra Costa District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday.
Aug 25, 2015

Following 14-year investigation: Arrests announced related to human trafficking ring in San Ramon sfchronicle.com/bayarea/articl… via @sfchronicle

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Sep 03, 2015

Former Tesla employee charged with hacking ex-boss’ computer sfgate.com/crime/article/… via @SFGate

Sep 03, 2015

Report: Three correction officers arrested in Santa Clara County jail death sfgate.com/crime/article/… via @SFGate

Sep 02, 2015

Not seeing the chicken reported at Bay Bridge toll plaza this morning. Just lots of cars. pic.twitter.com/srwnFsHDwf

Sep 01, 2015

RT @511SFBay: BART - Trains Are Not Stopping at West Oakland Due to a Station Closure and Police Activity ow.ly/RFB2W


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