OUSD is California’s most improved urban school district over the last five years!

By Chelsea Boniak
August 31, 2010

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Tutor Training Dates!

By Chelsea Boniak
August 25, 2010

Literacy Specialist Carolyn Piraino will introduce the building blocks of reading and how to guide a child into becoming a successful reader.

Choose a date!

Saturday, September 11th 9 – 11:30am
Saturday, October 2nd 9 – 11:30am
Where: Children Rising Office
2633 Telegraph Ave. #409, Oakland.

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To sign up for this workshop, call or email Natasha Hicks at (510) 836-5100 or

Children Rising Gala 2010

By Chelsea Boniak
August 18, 2010

Thanks to everyone who helped make our 3rd Annual Benefit for Children Gala a huge success! We exceeded our fundraising goal and made many new friends.

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