Monthly Archives: September 2013

Kick The Can Or Protecting The Children?

Talk about kicking a hornets nest . . . I write a couple of times about the School Board and next thing you know, some people start saddling up to me to convey, in hushed tones, their displeasure with the … Continue reading

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Simi Valley School District Financial Crisis

It’s been easy to gather information related to the financial concerns of the Simi Valley Unified School District because quite a bit of it is available online. For material that isn’t online, simply asking for it seems to do the … Continue reading

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Letter from Dan White

This is an open letter from Simi Valley School Board Trustee Dan White published several hours ago: I personally want to thank all of the teachers who have signed up to support our mission for better leadership in Simi Valley … Continue reading

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School Board Trustees Lock-in Superintendent

I’ve been trying to do my homework regarding the proposed SVUSD School Board Trustee recall and found an interesting historical reference related to contracts for SVUSD superintendents. This is old news by now, but it was publicized that Superintendent Scroggin’s … Continue reading

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Special Edition: Special Assignment

I spoke with Dan White today who confirms that he is working to recruit quality people, such as Randy Nemecek, to run for the school board. Dan feels that Randy is exactly the type of person needed on the school … Continue reading

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The Simi Valley School Board Recall

It seems a recall of two elected School Board trustees is imminent, or at least the attempt to recall them is.  School Board Trustee Dan White issued a statement the other day regarding the recall effort and asked for the … Continue reading

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Halloween Party for Simi Valley Education

The Simi Valley Education Foundation is throwing an Adults Only Halloween Party, and the proceeds benefit the Simi Valley schools. They are expecting a large turn out of approximately 350 – 450 people and it’s believed that tickets will sell … Continue reading

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Ding Dong! Summer Reruns and Better Call Saul?

Ding Dong! How does that song go? Well, no time to gloat, but in case you’ve missed the news, Simi Valley finally took action with regard to long standing issues involving City Attorney Baxter.  The City issued a press release … Continue reading

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