The iconic Helen Keller once famously stated, â€œThe most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight, but has no vision.â€ With respect to solving our education crisis, politicians and policy experts call for all sorts of accountability measures and rating metrics. But no one is asking the really big question, â€œWhat is our mission?
â€œI am humbled to earn the support of so many respected local leaders,â€ said Daly. â€œAs County Clerk-Recorder and former Mayor of Anaheim, Iâ€™ve built a reputation as a strong fiscal conservative and a problem-solver who delivers results. I will bring this common sense approach to the County Board of Supervisors.â€
While our local districts are comprised of well intentioned, highly educated and reflective leaders who are doing their best to find resources to fill the budget shortfall, we are perplexed that some districts (60% state-wide) agreed to submit a â€œMemorandum Of Understandingâ€ with the Governorâ€™s Office to participate in Californiaâ€™s application for the federal Race to the Top (RTTT) competitive grant program.