There was a sparsely attended school board club meeting last night, complete with the good, the bad, and the ugly. Recap coming up shortly.
In the meantime, I urge you to watch this video expertly shot and edited by Costa Mesa Brief. It is a panel of 7 concerned citizens, including yours truly, fielding questions from moderator Sandy Asper, who did an outstanding job asking the right questions and keeping us focused.
The video is in response to a school board that looks at every challenge, every scandal, as a brush fire that needs water, or as something to ignore and it will simply go away. Lately, however, the controversies are greater in number and more frequent, which has activated a call for term limits. Once again, unfortunately, the board sees term limits only as another fire.
The board fails to see that term limits are not the problem, they are a symptom. If things were going well, there would not be a growing movement to initiate term limits. Here’s the link: