Local Blogs

Observations on Education
Observations on Education

By Edmund Burke

E-mail Edmund Burke

About this blog: There are few issues more controversial and emotionally charged than education in Palo Alto. For this reason, I have chosen to write under the pseudonym Edmund Burke. Burke was an 18th century philosopher, statesman, and political...  (More)

Sort by: Most Recent | Most Popular

The Incredible Shrinking Bullying Policy
Mar 11, 2014 1:19 pm
Comments: 19 | Views: 1,481

Palo Alto parents who review the district's long-awaited new bullying policy are in for quite a surprise. Rather than the clear, consistent framework for handling... More
Palo Alto’s “New” Bullying Process Still Broken
Dec 26, 2013 4:20 pm
Comments: 56 | Views: 13,203

In my last post, I examined the concerted effort... More
Despite Denials, PAUSD is Not Complying with Anti-Bullying Laws
Dec 17, 2013 10:16 pm
Comments: 38 | Views: 8,867

Palo Alto school superintendent Kevin Skelly and members of the PAUSD School Board launched a public relations offensive last month in an effort to reassure parents... More
Seven Reasons Palo Alto's New Bullying Policy is Bad for Kids, Parents, and Teachers
Nov 21, 2013 11:12 pm
Comments: 36 | Views: 17,129

In my last post I discussed... More
Palo Alto’s New Two-Tiered Bullying Policy: Will Kids Fall Through the Cracks?
Nov 18, 2013 10:46 pm
Comments: 47 | Views: 14,259

Palo Alto Unified School District is considering adopting a complicated set of new policies and... More
1
Page 1 of 1

ARCHIVES

Gourmet hot dogs, sausage food truck coming to the Peninsula
By Elena Kadvany | 5 comments | 2,541 views

Allowing Unauthorized Immigrants to Learn and Earn Legally Will Help the Economy
By Steve Levy | 29 comments | 2,023 views

College applications: round three
By Sally Torbey | 24 comments | 1,523 views

Is HBO's Silicon Valley Any Good?
By Anita Felicelli | 14 comments | 1,455 views

PAUSD Leadership Challenges
By Paul Losch | 14 comments | 1,017 views