Santa Clara County Board of Education Appoints New Superintendent, Trustee

The Santa Clara County Board of Education has appointed Dr. Mary Ann Dewan as superintendent and Kathleen King as its new Area 2 trustee. 

Alum Rock School District in Disarray; Board President Touts Endorsement from Shirakawa

Khanh Tran, president of the Alum Rock Union Elementary School District board, has hitched his wagon to an unusual political ally.

SCCOE Superintendent Lies Under Oath, Accuses Reporter of Hacking His Facebook Account

County schools chief Jon Gundry offered conflicting accounts about flouting the Public Records Act—while under oath.

County Schools Chief Jon Gundry Accused of Racism, Harassment, Paranoia in Retaliation Lawsuit

Last week, a judge ruled that a lawsuit could continue to trial against the county Office of Education and superintendent of schools.

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.

County Office of Education Ever-So-Gently Scolded on Diversity

A coordinated plan to put the Santa Clara County Office of Education on notice last week ended up being the equivalent of a protest dress rehearsal.

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.