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Spectrum - June 25, 2010

Guest Opinion: The greatest opportunity of our time is lying at our feet

by Ray Bacchetti

Members of the Palo Alto Board of Education, the Foothill-De Anza Community College board, and the Palo Alto City Council, working together, have an opportunity that is increasingly rare these days: to lay the groundwork for a set of leading-edge educational possibilities for Palo Alto.

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Ray Bacchetti has served on both the Palo Alto Board of Education and Foothill-De Anza Board of Trustees as part of a long career in education and education-related research. He can be e-mailed at


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