Webcast: Palo Alto's superintendent, one year in

Don Austin details goals for the district, differing timelines to redevelop Cubbberley Community Center

Palo Alto Unified Superintendent Don Austin joins Weekly journalists to discuss his vision for the district and upcoming issues for the new school year. Read an overview of our discussion, including details of his 12-point PAUSD Promise initiative, here.

Watch the webcast here or listen to the podcast version of the episode here.

Timestamps for topics discussed on video:

To jump to a specific topic, open the description box below the video in YouTube and click on the timestamp.

• PAUSD Promise (0:25)

• School safety (6:54)

• Planning the future of Cubberley Community Center (6:54)

• Teacher housing (10:38)

• Stanford general-use permit (21:54)

• Goal Book software (26:36)

Timestamps for topics discussed on podcast:

To jump to a specific topic, listen to the show on our podcast page and drag circle within the audio player's progress bar to the desired timestamp.

• PAUSD Promise (0:46)

• School safety (7:10)

• Planning the future of Cubberley Community Center (10:59)

• Teacher housing (18:21)

• Stanford general-use permit (22:15)

• Goal Book software (26:12)

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