NCLB – No Child Left Behind, What it is… and isn’t!!!

NCLB stifles growth, kills incentive, and celebrates mediocrity!! So why do we embrace it? If our kids are so important to us and TEACHERs are the most valued resource in education, then why is they are paid so poorly on average with other certified employees? . . . → Read More: NCLB – No Child Left Behind, What it is… and isn’t!!!

$6.8Millon for New Light Bulbs

$6.8 Million in NEW bonds added to existing $300Million++ of existing debt service. WITHOUT VOTER APPROVAL!!! How?? . . . → Read More: $6.8Millon for New Light Bulbs


Best wishes to all in 2011. May this year bring more joy, peace, and happiness.

Got Conflict? Part-2 LOBBYING

Tax dollars spent on lobbying??? Should tax dollars collected for education purposes be spent paying for lobbyists and campaigns to raise more tax dollars? . . . → Read More: Got Conflict? Part-2 LOBBYING

Half-Day vs. Full-Day Kindergarten

Solving the dilemma of unfunded All-Day Kindergarten. The solution is easier than you think. . . . → Read More: Half-Day vs. Full-Day Kindergarten

ASBA – Arizona School Board Association

December 15-17, 2010 The Arizona School Board Association or ASBA held their 53rd Annual New Member Orientation and Training seminar wherein all newly elected school board members have the opportunity to attend an orientation seminar that includes but is not limited to, Open Meeting Law, School Policies, School Financing, and ASBA organizational details. The seminar . . . → Read More: ASBA – Arizona School Board Association

‘The Cartel’ Movie

Is Public Education a cartel?? . . . → Read More: ‘The Cartel’ Movie

Got Conflict? (of interest)

Gilbert Public Schools does. Nearly $2Million conflicts annually. . . . → Read More: Got Conflict? (of interest)

Merry Christmas!!!

Christmas, Christmas, Christmas . . . → Read More: Merry Christmas!!!

Strategic Plan to cost $100K

Why pay a vendor to do what school admins should be?? . . . → Read More: Strategic Plan to cost $100K