Ears on the Board of Education: July 9, 2018

by Diane Payne Local Control Returns! All nine members of the newly appointed Board of Education were present for this meeting, as were many elected officials and union representatives who took the opportunity to both welcome the new board and to thank for taking on this difficult public service: Mayor James Kenney, Council President Darrell … Continue reading “Ears on the Board of Education: July 9, 2018”

Ears on the SRC: July 6, 2017

by Lynda Rubin Third Time’s the Charm For Catapult Inc. as Lawyers and Advocates Push Back on SRC Deal The speeding train delivering a multi-million contract to yet another education vendor was temporarily halted, and eventually significantly scaled down, by parents and community members who had not been informed or consulted about this deal with … Continue reading “Ears on the SRC: July 6, 2017”

Ears on the SRC: July 6, 2017

by Lynda Rubin Third Time’s the Charm For Catapult Inc. as Lawyers and Advocates Push Back on SRC Deal The speeding train delivering a multi-million contract to yet another education vendor was temporarily halted, and eventually significantly scaled down, by parents and community members who had not been informed or consulted about this deal with … Continue reading “Ears on the SRC: July 6, 2017”