Placer County Office of Education

Colfax Elementary joins behavior program

Colfax Elementary School teachers have started training for a pilot program being offered through the Placer County Office of Education, Principal Anne Stone announced at Monday ni ...

Annual report raises questions

Take a look at the annual report of the Placer County Office of Education (I got mine at the library) and you will have the impression there is no budget crisis for education in Pl ...

Another View: Let’s memorialize contributions of Japanese Americans

I was blessed to grow up here in Placer County. I believe that the success I have experienced as a businessman and community leader is the direct result of the influence and cultur ...

How schools operate while tightening belts

Editor’s Note: This is the first in a two-part series. Last week, the Record published an editorial calling for education leaders to “step up” to solve the looming budget ...

County education office must take leadership role

It’s time for a change in local public education. It’s time for the Placer County Office of Education board and Superintendent Gayle Garbolino-Mojica to step up. Colfax and Au ...

Reorganization a topic on the mind of local schools

Placer County schools are now equipped with one more tool if they head down the path of district reorganization. School superintendents, trustees and other interested community m ...

Another View: Winning strategy at work in Placer public schools

Last week I had an opportunity to speak to over 500 Placer County Office of Education employees regarding the state of education in our county and state. I challenged our staff to ...