Our schools are failing our kids, and we have to take bold action NOW

The other day we found out that reading math scores across the US have declined for the first time in decades. We already have a reading crisis in our country, and the pandemic has made it far worse, or “alarming” as the New York Times put it. Leaders and administrators claim shutting down schools was […]

Prop 47: “The Not so Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act”

In 2014, a majority of Californians voted for Proposition 47, erroneously pedaled to us as “The Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act”. No surprise that 60% of us voted for it- I mean, who wouldn’t? Sounds great. But that is not what we got. Our neighborhoods and schools are not safer. Lawlessness has increased and we […]