teachers

Cultivate good teachers

I saw a comment on Facebook that said, “How we can save great teachers from antiquated ‘last in, first out’ policies.” I am not a specialist in education, but I have been a ...

Invest in teachers, not bureaucracy

Re: “$1.8 million in cuts could take toll on Auburn school district,” (Journal, Jan. 28): I was a principal in private schools for 13 years and I have a great respect for teac ...

Our teachers undervalued

Teacher paychecks aren’t high enough because of the school budget problem. While some teachers are doing perfectly fine, others are either being laid off, or put on part-time. ...

Everyday educators speak out on pensions

Several local retired educators want the community to know they aren’t making anywhere near $100,000 in annual pensions. Patrick Graham Patrick Graham is a Roseville resident ...

Education employees get $10,000 training

Placer County Office of Education offered a training extravaganza to its employees Tuesday. The Western-themed all-day training event took place at the Gold Country Fairgrounds a ...