Sonoma County on Monday became the sixth county government to sue the state of California to block its plan to use voter-approved local early childhood funds for state deficit reduction. “The state’s actions are illegal and go against the will of voters,” Supervisor Efren Carrillo says.
The teaching profession is one of the most important a person can undertake. But educators should be held responsible for their own productivity — or lack of it, says former GOP congressional candidate Jim Judd. He says educators who have students as their first priority may have to give up something as budgets shrink.