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UT Article – Why some are increasingly upset with the San Diego school board

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Complete article here – Union Tribune – Why some are increasingly upset with the San Diego school board Why some are increasingly upset with the San Diego school board The San Diego Union-Tribune Editorial Board   Re-election seemed to be a shoo-in for two San Diego school board incumbents seeking new terms when the formal deadline to announce a challenge came and went with no one deciding it was worth the time or money to target the labor-friendly pair. Then a duo boosted by the county Republican Party qualified as...

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Please join CVE at the City of San Diego Rules Committee Meeting!

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Please join Community Voices for Education at the City of San Diego Rules Committee Meeting! The time to speak up is now! Let us ask the CITY COUNCIL to place a Ballot Initiative in 2018 Election to amend the City Charter on SDUSD Board Member Elections: 1. To follow the same process as the City – Sub district elections by the people they serve. 2. There should be 2 four-year term limits. WHEN:    Wednesday, June 13, 2018          1:00 PM WHERE:   San Diego City Hall – Civic Plaza          12th Floor          202 “C” Street, San Diego,...

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KPBS Article

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The article below is from KPBS.org (http://www.kpbs.org/news/2018/may/30/san-diego-unified-agrees-put-term-limits-voters-no/) Two Proposals For SD Unified Term Limits Vie For Spot On November Ballot Wednesday, May 30, 2018 By Megan Burks Should San Diego Unified trustees have term limits? Two parties are taking steps to put the question before voters in November. The San Diego Unified School Board voted unanimously Tuesday to push for a ballot initiative that would let voters decide whether trustees should be limited to three four-year terms....

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CVE submits ballot measure to enact district-only elections and term limits

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Community Voices for Education submits ballot measure to enact district-only elections and term limits for San Diego Unified School Board Elections Concerned parents, community members and student advocates host press conference outside San Diego City Hall SAN DIEGO (May 31, 2018): Challenging San Diego City Council members to honor the will of the community, Community Voices for Education (CVE) held a press conference outside San Diego City Hall to submit their San Diego School Board election reform and term limits ballot measure proposal...

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San Diego Unified Committee Votes in Direct Opposition to Survey Findings

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Committee Recommends Ballot Measure To Lower The Voting Age In San Diego Unified Races Thursday, May 17, 2018 By Megan Burks More than three hours into the recording of a San Diego Unified committee meeting on school board elections, an unidentified voice says, “Wow.” It comes right after a 7-5 majority approved forwarding a proposal to voters that would let 16- and 17-year-olds vote in school board elections. The recording doesn’t offer certainty on what’s behind the reaction, but the vote was in direct opposition to the findings of a...

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School Board Survey Results Are In

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Just two weeks ago, we asked parents, neighbors, and concerned community members to participate in a survey by the San Diego Unified School District to determine the public’s priorities concerning proposed changes to the school board election process. This Friday, May 11th, the survey results were released to the public. With your support, 60% of parents and education advocates voted YES for sub-district elections, and a whopping 81% said they support term limits! The message is clear: San Diego deserves a school board with fresh talent...

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Take the School Board Survey

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SAN DIEGO SCHOOL BOARD SURVEY The San Diego School Board was tasked with conducting a survey to find out what changes San Diego parents and advocates care about. But school board members want to protect their jobs – so many of the survey questions are intended to muddle the results and prevent real change. Please fill out the survey and consider answering YES to questions 2 and 4! Take the Survey by clicking on this link. By doing so, you will be voting in favor of school board term limits, and sub-district elections to ensure we have fresh...

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Upcoming Town Hall Meetings

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UPCOMING TOWN HALL MEETINGS We need your voice at an upcoming Town Hall Meeting. It’s time to demand changes to the San Diego School Board! April 19, 2018 at 6:00 pm – RSVP Today! April 23, 2018 at 6:00 pm – RSVP Today! April 26, 2018 at 6:00 pm – RSVP Today! April 28, 2019 at 10:00 am – RSVP Today! Find more ways to get involved with CVE’s efforts! Take Action by clicking...

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Next Town Hall Meeting

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The next Town Hall meeting to discuss issues When: Thu, April 19, 6pm – 8pm Where: Henry High School, 6702 Wandermere Dr, San Diego, CA 92120, USA (map) https://www.facebook.com/events/198622534071964/

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Join us to Support San Diego Grand Jury

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TIME FOR CHANGE! Join Community Voices for Education and Support San Diego Grand Jury Your signature will support a Ballot Initiative in 2018 Election to align SDUSD Board Trustees with San Diego City Council Members to allow: Sub-District Only Representation. Term limits – two (2) successive four (4) year terms only. We agree with the San Diego County Grand Jury findings to align the San Diego Unified School District Board Trustee Election with San Diego City Council and place Term Limits and Sub-District Representation on the 2018 ballot....

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