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  • The Crosby Chronicles: The consequences of voting no on Prop. 30, 38

    Voters should consider seriously the consequences of voting "no" to Proposition 30 or 38, ballot measures which would raise taxes in order to raise revenue for schools.  People get tax fatigue easily, especially when the economy is not doing well. So it&...
  • Flintridge Sacred Heart cheers block scheduling

    It used to be that just when things got interesting inside the classroom at Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, the bell would ring. But students and teachers at the 80-year-old school on the hill say a new schedule put in place this year is opening up...
  • Glendale teachers battle union leader

    Glendale teachers have started a campaign to convince their union president, Tami Carlson, to sign off on a federal grant application that could bring millions of dollars to the district. Without Carlson's signature, Glendale Unified cannot apply for the...
  • Thoughts from Dr. Joe: Finding the magic in teachers

    I enjoy going to Starbucks and amidst the chatter of coffee drinkers and the grind of the cappuccino machine I manage to delve into a myriad of writing projects.  I also hear the laments of the customers as they wait for their morning brew. I gather from...
  • The Crosby Chronicles: Dress for success

    Remember the old saying, "dress for success?"  Ever since Presidents have been removing their jackets and rolling up their long sleeves as a way to appear "cool," proper dressing habits haven't been the same in quite some time.  Nonetheless, I feel it's...
  • La Cañada school district formalizes its class schedule

    La Cañada school officials on Tuesday formally approved a plan that teachers, parents and students already were acting on: The typical school day this year is six minutes shorter than it was last year, but schools will offer two more days of instruction...
  • LCUSD, parents lobbied to kill bill

    La Cañada Unified School District board of education members are crediting the community for helping spike a state Assembly proposal that would have eliminated student test results as a measure of teacher performance. Backed by several large teachers...
  • La Cañada schools' leader earns high marks

    La Cañada schools' leader earns high marks
    Survey says: The local schools superintendent has earned the faith of teachers, students and staff. La Cañada Unified School District Supt. Wendy Sinnette, entering her second year on the job, earned high marks in a district survey taken this summer of...
  • Drummers get their fill

    Drummers get their fill
    It is said that a band is only as good as its drummer. Not only do drummers serve as the anchor that keeps the rest of the players in time, they also provide the essential foundation upon which most songs are built. The one thing most rock drummers...
  • As cellphones proliferate classrooms, so do distractions

    As cellphones proliferate classrooms, so do distractions
    The photograph depicting two naked women kissing emanated from the student’s cellphone screen, visible to everyone in the classroom. Glendale High School math teacher Taline Arsenian confiscated the device, placing it in a locked drawer. The...
  • Glendale Community College names interim president

    The Glendale Community College Board of Trustees has named a veteran college administrator with a background in music as interim president, closing out a monthlong search for a temporary steward that at its peak included 22 candidates. Seasoned...
  • Glendale Unified faces grim future

    Glendale Unified faces grim future
    [Oct. 10, 2012: This post has been corrected, see below for details.] The message to Glendale Unified parents on Monday night was dire: The school district's budget is so weak that officials will have no choice but to cut personnel and increase class...