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March 18, 1997
Former Supt. Paul M. Possemato, who took an early retirement last August at the height of the city school district's financial crisis, was honored recently by friends and former co-workers in the Los Angeles Unified School District, where he had worked before moving south. "There's a lot of people in L.A. Unified who were deeply touched by the vision of Paul Possemato, and who felt we needed to let him know that we care," said Don Dustin, director for performing arts in the Los Angeles district.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 18, 1997
Former Supt. Paul M. Possemato, who took an early retirement last August at the height of the city school district's financial crisis, was honored recently by friends and former co-workers in the Los Angeles Unified School District, where he had worked before moving south. "There's a lot of people in L.A. Unified who were deeply touched by the vision of Paul Possemato, and who felt we needed to let him know that we care," said Don Dustin, director for performing arts in the Los Angeles district.
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September 22, 1990
These are the candidates running for three seats on the Laguna Beach Unified School District Board of Trustees in the Nov. 6 election. Incumbent Harvey Triebwasser did not file for reelection. Tim Davis Age: 48 Occupation: Incumbent/ owner, Laguna Print Background: A 35-year Laguna Beach resident. Taught for 14 years in the Laguna Beach Unified School District and has one child enrolled at Thurston Middle School. Issues: Wants to continue district's academic and financial goals.
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November 14, 1993 | ANNA CEKOLA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
PTA president Barbara Norton always knew she had a lot of buddies at the close-knit Top of the World Elementary School. But the loyalty of her school friends became overwhelmingly clear after Norton's home on Caribbean Way was destroyed more than two weeks ago in a firestorm. Since the Oct.
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January 13, 1985 | DAN NAKASO
Most members of Laguna Beach High School's class of 1984 say the school should place more emphasis on basic subjects and give more help to students with trouble in math and reading. In a survey by the Laguna Beach Unified School District, 84% of the 192 graduating seniors responding agreed with the statement that more emphasis was needed on math, science and English. Also, 74% agreed that students having trouble in subjects such as math and reading should be provided with more help.
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March 21, 1993 | LESLIE EARNEST, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
When she first began talking to Laguna Beach students about giving up television for one week, Maria Globus said they responded--to put it simply--with "horror." Another parent, Carole Moore, got a similar reaction. "A lot of them at the very beginning said, 'No way. Excuse me.' It was like total rejection," she said.
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November 14, 1993 | ANNA CEKOLA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
PTA president Barbara Norton always knew she had a lot of buddies at the close-knit Top of the World Elementary School. But the loyalty of her school friends became overwhelmingly clear after Norton's home on Caribbean Way was destroyed more than two weeks ago in a firestorm. Since the Oct.
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December 22, 2000 | Sharon Nagy, (714) 966-5832
This week SchoolPower, the foundation that raises money for Laguna Beach's four public schools, distributed $39,529 from its recent Community Campaign to benefit every teacher in the Laguna Beach Unified School District. This year's Community Campaign raised more than $260,000 for the Laguna Beach Unified School District. All donors have the opportunity to direct as much as 20% of their donations to a teacher and program of their choice.
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January 26, 1999 | Jason Leopold, (714) 966-5634
The Board of Education will meet tonight to discuss earmarking more than $73,000 to purchase computer programs and train school staff on new student record software, designed to keep accurate information on grades and attendance, officials said. The board meets at 6:30 p.m. at the Laguna Beach Unified School District Board Room, 550 Blumont St. Information: (949) 497-7701.
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March 21, 1993 | LESLIE EARNEST, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
When she first began talking to Laguna Beach students about giving up television for one week, Maria Globus said they responded--to put it simply--with "horror." Another parent, Carole Moore, got a similar reaction. "A lot of them at the very beginning said, 'No way. Excuse me.' It was like total rejection," she said.
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October 6, 1992
Four candidates, including two incumbents, are running for seats on the board of the Laguna Beach Unified School District in the Nov. 3 election. Timothy Carlyle Age: 44. Occupation: Incumbent; lawyer. Background: Has served eight months on the Laguna Beach school board; Laguna Beach Little League senior league commissioner, 1989-91; Laguna Beach Education Foundation executive committee, 1990-92; St.
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January 13, 1985 | DAN NAKASO
Most members of Laguna Beach High School's class of 1984 say the school should place more emphasis on basic subjects and give more help to students with trouble in math and reading. In a survey by the Laguna Beach Unified School District, 84% of the 192 graduating seniors responding agreed with the statement that more emphasis was needed on math, science and English. Also, 74% agreed that students having trouble in subjects such as math and reading should be provided with more help.
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