pink slips

There’s a method to schools’ pink slip madness

Over the next two months Placer County school districts will play an elaborate game of teacher musical chairs. The factors at work are the state budget, enrollment and teacher se ...

A sea of pink slips

The delivery of pink slips by Auburn-area school districts has parents, teachers and students nervous about the future of education. Dave Horsey, superintendent of Placer Union Hi ...

Placer Union to cut eight teaching positions

The Placer Union High School District plans to cut the equivalent of eight full-time teaching positions for the 2010-11 school year, District Superintendent Dave Horsey told staff ...

Local schools facing unsettling, unclear times

Dire economic conditions are making for some unsettling changes at local schools. Foothill districts have doled out their preliminary lay-off notices, and although pink slips are ...

Support that runs pink

A little pink paper is causing some big worries for local teachers. Throughout the state, more than 20,000 teachers are scheduled to receive preliminary notices that they may los ...