Tag Archive for Gwen Gross

IUSD Names Terry Walker New Superintendent

Following a comprehensive search process, the Irvine Unified School District Board of Education has selected Terry Walker to serve as the next superintendent of schools. Walker, a veteran educator who has earned distinction as IUSD’s assistant superintendent in charge of Human Resources, will take on the role of schools chief effective July 1. He succeeds…

John Campbell finally meets Beth Krom

Eight days out from election day, and John Campbell finally has met Beth Krom.  No, not that John Campbell. John Campbell, the sixth grader from Irvine. Krom attended the rally for the CanyonView Elementary boy’s and girl’s Harvest Cup soccer teams this morning; the teams repeated as champions (believed to be the first time both…

Obama to Address Nation’s School Children on Sept 14; will OC Schools display political backbone this time?

I’m still considerably mad at IUSD for last year’s lack of political courage.  My daughter’s elementary school actually aired the recorded address to schoolchildren by the President three times.  My son’s high school didn’t.  Select teachers did show it but my son didn’t have the good fortune to see the President’s address at all. On…