LGBTQ History Comes out of the Shadows, into K-12 Classrooms

Five years after Gov. Jerry Brown signed the FAIR Education Act, California’s public schools are now rolling LGBTQ history into the coursework.

Lawsuit: SCCOE Schools Chief Jon Gundry Tried to Hide Income, Conceal Consulting Contracts

County schools chief Jon Gundry hid income and secret contracts before firing a whistleblower last year, according to a federal lawsuit.

Op-Ed: Consider Substance over Sisterhood at the Ballot Box

Women often feel we should support other women running for office. But a few local female candidates prove the importance of substance over sisterhood.

County Schools Chief Fires 2 Employees Without Cause, Taxpayers on Hook for $560,216

None of county Superintendent of Schools Jon Gundry’s secret contracts and subsequent under-sight reaches the level of the latest bad deal.

Magdalena Carrasco Opts to Stay Out of 2016 Assembly Race

Councilwoman Magdalena Carrasco put to rest rumors of a bid for higher office, announcing that she will not run for the state Assembly in 2016.

Task Force Formed in Response to Walden West Child Abuse Case

The Santa Clara County Office of Education will form a task force to review the policies of Walden West Science Camp, which seems to have enabled an alleged child predator to work as a camp counselor for kids.

Board of Ed Allows Schools Chief to Avoid Answers on Shady Deal

County schools chief Jon Gundry would prefer we not talk about the quarter-million dollar contract he set up with a mystery company, which, for all intents and purposes, exists to funnel taxpayer money.

Almost No Paper Trail Exists for $250K County Schools Contract

Jon Gundry, Santa Clara County’s chief education official, has a math problem. And he hasn’t been showing his work.