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My recent decision….

Aug 8, 2014 9 Comments ›› DaveAiazzi

I guess I should have been better prepared for the announcement about my health. I am overwhelmed by the kind words, support and encouragement I have received in just the first few hours since the announcement. I want to assure everyone about my diagnosis. After a normal checkup I was told that my white blood …

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Reno as a College Town – Is it possible?

Nov 14, 2013 No Comments ›› DaveAiazzi

There has been a lot of discussion in the Reno area lately revolving around the theme. “How do we make Reno a ‘college town’ again?” State of University speech: UNR President Marc Johnson outlines ambitious goals http://www.rgj.com/article/20131009/NEWS02/131009018  Revamp of UNR’s arts facilities will help connect school, community http://www.rgj.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2013310130038 Downtown Reno: A home for students?  By Molly …

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My evaluation of Superintendent Pedro Martinez

Jun 11, 2013 2 Comments ›› DaveAiazzi

Pedro Martinez took a great risk coming to the Washoe County School District in August of 2012.

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Possible Westergard Re-Zoning – UPDATE – April 10, 2013

Apr 12, 2013 2 Comments ›› aiazzidowntown20

  I went on a tour of Westergard on Wednesday, April 10th with Kristen McNeill & JoEtta Gonzales.

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Possible Westergard Re-Zoning – March 26, 2013

Mar 29, 2013 1 Comment ›› aiazzidowntown20

Agenda Item 8.03 Information, Discussion, and Possible Direction regarding Student Class Sizes, Team-Teaching, and the Rezoning Process (FOR POSSIBLE ACTION)  This item was a direct result of parents at Westergard Elementary coming forward a few weeks ago with a concern about the number of student at Westergard Elementary and the size of the “Team Teaching” …

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Accountability at your Washoe County School District

Mar 21, 2013 2 Comments ›› DaveAiazzi

School Zone – March 18, 2013 Education has always been an important topic in Washoe County. As taxpayers we spend more on education than any other government service. This is why it is so important that we Trustees report back to you how that money is being spent. There has been and will continue to …

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Improving Education

Sep 15, 2012 Comments Off on Improving Education DaveAiazzi

What’s your best idea for improving the education system? The schools in Washoe County need to be equal. I believe there is a wide chasm between the “newer” schools and the “older” schools regarding technology, tools and infrastructure.

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Investing in Education

Sep 14, 2012 Comments Off on Investing in Education DaveAiazzi

  How can more money be invested in K-12 education? It’s all about timing and priorities. The RTC is working on new road projects right now. We all know that the growth level has changed.

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Accountability

Sep 14, 2012 No Comments ›› DaveAiazzi

How can educators be held more accountable? It should take more to earn tenure than just putting in the time. Tenure should be given only to those exemplary teachers as an example to those teachers who aspire for tenure.

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