Robert Burge

Reader Input: Series should scrutinize local schools

This is not to disparage the education that students may be receiving at any of the successful charter schools. But if you’re going to do a series on education, why write fiv ...

Reader Input: The ‘forks made me fat’ argument

In reply to “Legislators must take action on gun laws” by Robert Burge (“Reader Input,” Jan. 9): I agree that it’s sad what happened in Connecticut, b ...

Reader input: Legislators must take action on gun laws

I submitted the following letter to Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer and Representative Tom McClintock: Following the tragic news of the school shooting in Newtown, Co ...

Dropping senior projects a blunder

A massive educational blunder will be made if the Placer Union High School (District) Board of Trustees votes to eliminate senior project as a graduation requirement (Journal, July ...