Monthly Archives: September 2011

Updated: A Swing and a Mif

Updated: 9/26 @12:30-ish – The City has decided to continue the 10/4 Mif item until 10/18 and go out for additional appraisals for the Mif. A victory for common (and political) sense. Kudos to the council members who stepped up…

AUSD – Teacher Salary Edition

AUSD Teacher pay distribution

Last Friday, AUSD released, some might say finally released, information on the pay and benefits of AUSD employees. (I converted the pdf to a spreadsheet so folks can play with the data).  The average teacher salary is $62,000 a year…

Alameda Unified’s API scores trending well

AUSD API scores from 2003-2011

Last week, California School Academic Performance Indicator (API) results were released for the year. And every year the immediate results are the same. School cheerleaders champion that the numbers show growth (aka better performance) and school detractors (mostly the anti-parcel…