Steve Schaffer

Community leaders shadow classified school staff

When Steve Schaffer started an afternoon of shadowing Skyridge Elementary health clerk Debby Espenson he didn?t realize how many different roles he?d be taking on in just a couple ...

Resident, employee agitated by students

An after-school hangout for local youth has become a source of annoyance, but officials said complaints are being blown out of proportion. Auburn resident Kathy Richardson said s ...

Union, district impasse ongoing

The Auburn Union Teachers Association voiced its budget concerns at a recent board meeting. Gloria Maxwell, a fourth-grade teacher at Skyridge Elementary School, gave a report to ...

Mediation to begin in impasse

Mediation is the next step in the impasse between Auburn Union Teachers Association and Auburn Union Elementary School District. The impasse was declared May 3 after the teachers‚ ...

Auburn Union could face bankruptcy

Bankruptcy, furlough days, and large class sizes could be the future of Auburn Union schools. Starting in 2010, Auburn Union teachers will likely get a five-day vacation they don ...

Beasley says her experience vital to helping school district

Linda Beasley is no stranger to the Auburn Union Elementary School District. She has been connected with the district, as an employee, and more recently as a trustee, for more th ...