public school

Mediocrity in the classroom

In an ideal world, your child would be in a class with his peers studying at a tinge above their grade level. However, I feel as if there is a great and growing disparity among ch ...

Fund public schools fairly

Re: “Public school funding lacks sense,” (Reader Input, Jan. 5). I agree that school funding in California lacks sense. I think that if our state paid more attention to Califo ...

Money for public schools misspent

Measure L on the ballot is sad testimony to the degraded state of public school education. An additional tax to teach math and science? What are you teaching in middle school? I ...

Another View: Winning strategy at work in Placer public schools

Last week I had an opportunity to speak to over 500 Placer County Office of Education employees regarding the state of education in our county and state. I challenged our staff to ...