San José Unified’s RISE program helping to fill need but openings persist
San Jose, CA, August 5, 2019 – The number of students between ages 3 and 21 receiving special education services is rising, according to a report released by the Department of Education. In the report, “Condition of Education 2018,” data showed the number of public school students receiving special education services under…Read More Top
San José Unified recognized the outstanding achievements of its employees during the 2018-19 school year at the district’s annual Employee Service Awards at Gunderson High School held on May 14, 2019 from 5-7 p.m.. This event recognizes the contributions of teachers as well as classified and other employees. The following individuals were named San José Unified Employees of the Year for…Read More Top
San Jose, CA, January 10, 2019 - Beginning in 2019, the San José Unified School District (SJUSD) will partner with the Department of Special Education at San José State University in a first-of-its-kind special education teacher credential program in an effort to address the current shortage of special education teachers felt nationwide. Called “Rise into Special Education (RISE),” the program creates a…Read More Top
San José Unified is home to more than 3,000 employees who make the extraordinary ordinary every day, from teachers and instructional associates to bus drivers and nutrition specialists to nurses and attendance secretaries. You may never meet some of them, but they are all working together to prepare today’s students to be the thinkers, leaders, and creators of tomorrow. We pride…Read More Top
Earlier this month, the Santa Clara County Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) and Office of Women’s Policy (OWP) honored San José Unified with their Family-Friendly Workplace Award, which recognizes employers who have implemented family-friendly policies that address the realities of working families.
The annual award is open to companies of any size that are physically located within Santa Clara County.…Read More Top