Recently I’ve added and updated three resources with links displayed in the left sidebar of the blog:
WCCUSD staff worked out a great way to accommodate the district’s legal requirement for housing a growing charter school while getting a closed school site that has been festering as abandoned buildings since 2009 out of its hair. The plan: sell the abandoned property to the charter in return for the charter (Caliber) waiving it’s future legal facilities rights. Slowness in moving forward with the plan has allowed a coalition driven by fear and hate to mobilize to possibly nix the deal.
The teachers union (UTR) will vote on their endorsements for the West Contra Costa Unified School District Board of Education at their Rep Council meeting on August 31st. The candidate interviews and questionnaires used in this process are available to the public.