Current events related to education.

The Fair, The Balanced & The LA Times

In a recent article on education, the Los Angeles Times has sought to reduce one of the most complex and important issues facing public education to an oversimplified theme: California, …
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Reflections

We should be proud. We should feel lucky. As a younger teacher, it is difficult for me to not be optimistic. I can feel the wheels of progress turning, and …
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It’s All About the Benjamins

As reported in EdSource, state Democratic senators have proposed an alternative to Governor Jerry Brown’s local control funding formula. If you are not familiar with Governor Brown’s proposal, you are …
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Spirit of the Law

Audrie Pott’s suicide has been all over the news recently following the arrest of three Saratoga High School boys who allegedly participated in her sexual assault last September. This case, …
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The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Recently, I had an opportunity to appear on NBC Bay Area’s show,  Class Action, a local take on issues of national importance in public education. I’ve appeared on the show …
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