Post a New Topic
Original post made
on Jun 13, 2014
Fascinating...They actually used the word "accountability" Shocking! (LOL)
That sure sounds all well, good and logical but who are "they" to enforce these new (should have been all along) goals?
I think most people in general need to be accountable and responsible more now than ever because our children's generation seems to be more aloof or less mannered.
Either way, encouragement , support and motivation are insurance for a better and healthy anything.....
Let's hope it works, and that extra funding not be absorbed by the "administration."
Regarding the following objective:
* Recruit, hire, retain and develop the best and most highly qualified candidates who are representative of the diversity of the district's student population.
Apparently, this does not apply to special education teachers. On the day before school let out for the summer, parents at DVHS learned (and not from the district or school admin) that two outstanding special education teachers would not be returning in the fall. No explanation was given to parents.
I was beginning to believe that the Special Ed situation in our district had finally improved, but seemingly, it is still okay to disregard and disrespect special ed students and their families.
Just to clarify the above post, these teachers did not choose to leave; after completing the two-year probationary period, the district or school (we don't know which) decided not to bring them back, with no explanation.
My daughter had a great newish math teacher @ LCMS and the last days announced that she would be moving to Charlotte wood because the school couldn't offer her a full time position next year.
What????? Is the "district " that cheap/poor that it cannot retain a required field of academics for middle schoolers?
I haven't inquired yet, BUT why do we have to question these stupid information that comes home to us? Why doesn't the school send out information to parents? It's our right to make changes, if necessary, for the welfare of our children.
I'm so sick of all these "bonds," "taxes," "proposals," to raise more money and I see NO improvements where there need to be.
Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.
Post a comment
Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online.
Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information
We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.
Select your neighborhood or school community: *
- San Ramon
- Walnut Creek
- Alamo Elementary School
- Charlotte Wood Middle School
- Del Amigo Continuation High School
- Diablo Vista Middle School
- Green Valley Elementary School
- Greenbrook Elementary School
- John Baldwin Elementary School
- Los Cerros Middle School
- Montair Elementary School
- Monte Vista High School
- Rancho Romero Elementary School
- San Ramon Valley High School
- Stone Valley Middle School
- Sycamore Valley Elementary School
- Tassajara Hills Elementary School
- Venture Independent Study School
- Vista Grande Elementary School
- another community
Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.
Hayward NAACP officials threaten blog posters
By Tim Hunt | 21 comments | 1,769 views
Not so speedy trial
By Roz Rogoff | 4 comments | 1,270 views
By Tom Cushing | 1 comment | 259 views
Home & Real Estate
Send News Tips
Circulation & Delivery
© 2014 Danville Express
All rights reserved.