Why Laguna Beach Kids Cannot Walk to School.


Want to walk to school? Laguna Beach says nope, not here | Kaid Benfield's Blog | Switchboard, from NRDC.

Whoring Out LAUSD.


On Tuesday night, the Los Angeles school board unanimously approved a plan to allow the district to seek advertising as a way to finance public schools in our city. School board member Steve Zimmer said he “was bothered to my core,” because of the ethical conundrums. Schools-- grammar schools and high schools-- will soon be…

LAUSD: Grading the Parents.


Grading the Parents Test Results from Johnson Middle School 5th Grade/ Mr. Robert Wallace, teacher Los Angeles, CA STUDENT PARENT PARENT GRADE PARENT PERFORMANCE COMMENTS/ SUGGESTIONS Hector Alvarez Marsha Alvarez C No home cooked meals. Eat home more. Kim Sing Kee Sing A Very clean bathroom in home. Keep on cleaning. Ava Yaros Penny Yaros…

6 bedrooms, 3 baths, 3300 sq ft: $449,000


In prestigious Grosse Point Farms, MI, just a block or two from the lake, is this lovely home..... .......which costs less than most homely, tacky, tiny houses in Lake Balboa. Showing that there is a direct correlation between economic prosperity and house prices, even the finest suburban areas near Detroit are fast becoming cheap places…

Today’s Misspelling


Are you qualified to teach English to 7th and 8th Grade students? Do you know, first of all, how to spell "substitute"?This ad does not.

Best Ejucation That Money Can Buy.


We recently found a newsletter from Campbell Hall, a well known and respected private school in Studio City. Here is an excerpt from one item (names changed):WE ARE GOING TO MISS THE SMITHS"Mrs.Smith and Mr. Smith are really nice, cool teachers are leaving the school to move to Iowa. Mr. Smith has been working for…