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News - March 29, 2013

Parents push PUSD for smaller class sizes

Education foundation asks district to kick in if it falls short on raising money to cut class sizes

by Glenn Wohltmann

At the last school board meeting, teachers came before the board to ask for smaller class sizes and for reading specialists to be restored. Tuesday night, it was parents' turn to ask for smaller classes.

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Posted by Confused, a resident of Walnut Grove Elementary School
on Mar 29, 2013 at 1:04 pm

I'm confused. Why is it so easy to add $2.8 million in mostly administrative positions (see Web Link), but paying $100,000 toward CSR would be setting a dangerous precedent?

Posted by local, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Mar 29, 2013 at 2:58 pm

Imagine how much $2.8M would do to help programs like Barton's Reading Program.

Posted by Cholo, a resident of Livermore
on Mar 30, 2013 at 10:07 am

what about the more the merrier?