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How teachers leapt inequity hurdles when COVID shut schools

Special education breakouts, music videos, grocery cards, telephone trees: Teachers got creative to reach needy students.

See Black Women emphasizes ‘who gets counted,’ in Census and beyond

Talks, billboards, and a powerful coalition of artists and organizations come together to promote Black visibility.

Asian American women artists on creativity, activism—and COVID racism

Jenifer K. Wofford's new Asian Art Museum mural helps transform Civic Center. She joins others for a virtual conversation

The museum’s closed, but ‘The de Young Open’ poises for launch

Local submissions welcomed for community art exhibition, which will display selections once the pandemic passes.

Wendy Macnaughton’s #DrawTogether brings art (and needed supplies) to kids

The illustrator's daily online drawing lesson is a sensation—and helps raise money for art supplies in Oakland.

Science Snack, anyone? Exploratorium goes DIY to help teachers

Innovative online activities help educators pivot to virtual classrooms—and adults can learn something, too.

‘Hip-hop to Hamilton’ urges youth to pursue arts careers, despite COVID

A mega-hit music director and a local rap activist join forces with the Asian Art Museum to encourage curious students.

‘Crip Camp’ captures a very vivid moment in disability rights struggle

New doc tells the story of hippie-like Camp Jened's critical influence—but 'don't call it inspiration porn' says filmmaker

So, what do kids say about living in San Francisco?

In new book 'Urban Playground,' Noe Valley Voice columnist Katie Burke interviews that rarest of SF species: children.

‘Change the dynamics’: Dawoud Bey on photography, place, and history

While his pictures hang in an empty SFMOMA, the artist looks back at his career's pivotal moments and series.