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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Elementary math textbook adoption: Reactions to Wed. night meeting

The debate on what math textbook program Palo Alto schools should adopt continues with differing viewpoints on last night's...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by Anonymous 78, on Apr 5, 2009 at 3:31 pm | 208 comments | 36549 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gay Curriculum Proposal Riles Elementary School Parents

A group of parents in a California school district say they are being bullied by school administrators into accepting a new...

Original post made by Concerned parent on May. 22, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on May 25, 2009 at 12:32 pm | 19 comments | 2116 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto high schools drop in latest Newsweek rankings

http://www.newsweek.com/id/201160/?s=&q=2009/rank/1 The latest Newsweek high school rankings just came out. Although...

Original post made by Concerned parent on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by Apples to apples, on Jun 16, 2009 at 9:15 am | 65 comments | 4140 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Our kids are worth learning the lessons of Christchurch and Japan

Do we really, really need two-story buildings at our high schools? It's going to cost more money for the same square footage...

Original post made by concerned parent on Mar. 22, 2011
Last comment by Concerned Parent, on Apr 8, 2011 at 12:17 am | 35 comments | 1608 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen Drivers and Their Restrictions.

As the parent of a newly licensed driver, I am very interested to know what other parents are allowing their young drivers...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Jun. 10, 2012
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Jun 15, 2012 at 2:16 pm | 33 comments | 4665 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Altos School District Locks Out Its Charter Students

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20130808006511/en/Parents-Bullis-Charter-School-Stage-Protest-School August 08,...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by MayerCt, on Aug 9, 2013 at 10:22 pm | 10 comments | 1473 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Marijuana use by middle school kids

I am a parent of a middle school boy, and have discovered that he has been experimenting with marijuana. I also know that...

Original post made by concerned parent on Sep. 26, 2013
Last comment by beware of surveys, on Sep 30, 2013 at 10:25 pm | 51 comments | 3734 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The Cost of Being A Paly Student

Last Friday Paly's student newspaper, The Campanile, ran an opinion piece written by Paly senior and Campanile editor-in-chief...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Dec. 9, 2013
Last comment by Brunhilda, on Dec 21, 2013 at 2:37 pm | 66 comments | 5231 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mercury Story about "Our Children Are Hurting"

The Mercury News ran a front page story this morning about how depression, anxiety and stress are seriously affecting greater...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Feb. 6, 2014
Last comment by Oh, please, on Feb 10, 2014 at 3:09 pm | 37 comments | 2860 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Concerns about Christian Science forum on depression

I just heard from a friend that PAUSD Board member Terry Godfrey would be introducing a forum on Christian Science approaches...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Feb. 17, 2015
Last comment by concerned parent, on Feb 18, 2015 at 7:47 pm | 37 comments | 1123 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicycle accident last night

Does anyone have any information about a bicycle accident last night at about 10 pm near the Embarcadero Rd./Middlefield...

Original post made by Concerned Parent on Sep. 20, 2009
Last comment by Sharon, on Sep 20, 2009 at 11:11 pm | 7 comments | 1826 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Please urge Reps to vote NO on the revision to NCLB

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Original post made by Concerned PAUSD Parent on Oct. 1, 2007
Last comment by Terry, on Oct 9, 2007 at 8:12 pm | 90 comments | 4606 Views

AROUND TOWN

Michael of Homer Street Peet's

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Original post made by Concerned Peet\'s Customer on Jun. 5, 2007
Last comment by Stephanie Treece, on Jun 5, 2007 at 8:59 pm | 5 comments | 4286 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Why Can't Palo Alto Fix Its Libraries?

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Original post made by Concerned Resident on Jun. 2, 2006
Last comment by Very Tas, on Jun 8, 2006 at 3:11 pm | 12 comments | 5270 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Work Trucks and Trailers on streets

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Original post made by concerned resident on Jan. 8, 2007
Last comment by john brown, on Dec 11, 2008 at 12:30 am | 20 comments | 5212 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Error in PA's capital budget

Palo Alto just released its proposed capital expenditure budget. The finance Committee which prided itself on its thorough...

Original post made by concerned resident on Jun. 14, 2009
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CRIMES & INCIDENTS

District Attorney Choosing NOT to Prosecute

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Original post made by Concerned Resident on Nov. 8, 2006
Last comment by Chris, on Dec 22, 2006 at 11:36 am | 19 comments | 5226 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Palo Alto to ICE: Don't trample immigrants' rights

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Original post made by Concerned Resident on Oct. 22, 2008
Last comment by FM, on Oct 25, 2008 at 5:24 am | 3 comments | 1890 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Call to Action--revamp of San Antonio Shopping Center

As outlined in the mercury news (http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_15107642) The city of Mountain View is looking...

Original post made by Concerned resident of Palo Alto on May. 23, 2010
Last comment by MidtownMom, on May 24, 2010 at 12:22 pm | 8 comments | 1784 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Speed Bumps on N. California Near Jordan Ineffective

I have noticed that the "speed bumps" adjacent to Jordan on N. California are not effective because they allow a car to travel...

Original post made by Concerned School Neighbor on Nov. 11, 2012
Last comment by Dcatigirl, on Nov 12, 2012 at 12:18 pm | 2 comments | 1313 Views
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