Harvard University Selects Oakland Unified School District For New Education Program

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — The Harvard Graduate School of Education announced Tuesday that it has selected the Oakland Unified School District to be one of six districts in the country to participate in a new program aimed at improving educational outcomes for all students.

Harvard officials said the multi-year initiative, which is called, “By All Means: Redesigning Education to Restore Opportunity,” seeks to develop comprehensive child well-being and education systems that eliminate the link between children’s socioeconomic status and achievement.

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