Category Archives: Nevada Joint Union High School Distirct

Dumbing down our schools won’t attract the jobs we want

The dumbing down of western Nevada County’s largest high school continued recently as administrators announced Nevada Union will drop German and one of two AP Calculus offerings from its curriculum. District officials cited the lack of interest in the courses … Continue reading

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There’s Podunk Pelline, and then there’s the facts

Jeff “Podunk” Pelline is teeing off on my latest column in The Union about the high school bond measure. As is usually the case, he’s playing loose with the facts in another feeble attempt to come up with a semi-plausible … Continue reading

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Clueless in western Nevada County–again

One of the intriguing aspects of living in western Nevada County is the clueless behavior exhibited by our so-called movers-and-shakers on a regular basis, quite a change from the smooth operators you generally encounter in the Bay Area. The latest … Continue reading

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