On Long-term Leases, San Diego Figures it Out on the Fly
The City Council's consideration of a new lease for Belmont Park underscores a strange truth when it comes to city property: There isn't any common understanding of what makes a good deal, and deals are rarely reached with any long-term vision in mind.
Andrew Keatts | 21 hours ago |
For San Diego Businesses, the Sky Is What’s Limiting
Lisa Halverstadt | September 23, 2014 |
Fact Check: $18K More Working for the Sheriff’s Department
Lisa Halverstadt | September 24, 2014 |
What We Know – and What We Don’t – About the Plan to Make the U-T a Nonprofit
Longtime philanthropist Malin Burnham and current U-T San Diego owner Doug Manchester both caution that any deal is a long way away. But Burnham, who admits he's no journalism expert, wants to dream big about the paper’s ability to fund civic ventures.
Liam Dillon | September 23, 2014 |
‘We Have to Invest in Our Teachers Once We Hire Them’
While San Diego Unified recognizes that lack of experience can contribute to teacher turnover and staffing instability, it hasn’t talked much about what makes new teachers – especially those in challenging schools – more likely to succeed.
Mario Koran | September 24, 2014 |
Charting a Path Forward for English-Learning Students
A new report offers some recommendations for how to support English-learning students. San Diego Unified is implementing a few of its own measures, but some big roadblocks still stand in English learners' way.