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Mark Powell Appointed as President of PQE!

Dear Parents and Education Advocates, We are happy to announce Mark Powell as the new President of Parents for Quality Education (PQE) replacing Bret Caslavka who served as PQE President from 2017 -2019 and interim president in 2021 while PQE conducted its search for...

SDUSD School Board Election Reform Is Here!!!

Dear Parents and Education Advocates,We want to personally thank each and every one of you who supported the lawsuit to push for School Board elections reform.  The most fundamental right of all voters - the right to choose their elected leaders is now...

PQE Calls for Comprehensive Search for SDUSD Superintendent Replacement

Dear Parents and Education Advocates, The Parents for Quality Education requested the San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD) Board of Education to conduct an open search for the SDUSD Superintendent replacement with community involvement.  Given the...

Happy New Year & Welcome 2021!!

Dear Parents and Education Advocates, 2020 has been a year of disruptions in every capacity, with no area more disrupted than our educational system. School closures, parents out of work, social isolation, and emotional distress have affected our families in...

THANK YOU – MEASURE C PASSED!

DISTRICT ONLY ELECTIONS FOR SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS November 24, 2020 Dear Parents and Education Advocates,Thank you for voting for Measure C – District Only Elections for School Board Members. This measure guarantees our children will now begin to receive fair and equal...

San Diego Unified School Board candidates backed by unions prevail

Original article from San Diego Union Tribune (click here for original link) by KRISTEN TAKETA Incumbents and union-backed candidates are again prevailing in the San Diego Unified School Board election — proving, they say, that voters support how San Diego...

Thank you for voting for Measure C!

Dear Parents and San Diego Community, Thank you for voting for Measure C. It was a long journey, but it is all worth it for the future of our Kids. Parents for Education together with dedicated parents and community members pushed for School Board Election Reforms in...

PQE Candidates Forum Video

Click below for the recording of the September 23 PQE Candidates Forum. https://youtu.be/N-uczQ6KnwU

2020 San Diego School Board Candidates Forum

2020 San Diego School Board Candidates Forum Board of Education San Diego Unified School District Presented by Parents for Quality Education (PQE) Wednesday, September 23, 2020 on Zoom District A Sabrina BazzoDr. Crystal Trull District D Richard BarreraDr. Camille...

City Council Approves District Only Election for November Ballot

Dear Parents and Education Advocates, The San Diego City Council unanimously voted to place our ballot proposal on the November ballot! This November, voters will decide whether San Diego Unified school board trustees should be selected by the communities they...

Mark Powell Appointed as President of PQE!

Dear Parents and Education Advocates, We are happy to announce Mark Powell as the new President of Parents for Quality Education (PQE) replacing Bret Caslavka who served as PQE President from 2017 -2019 and interim president in 2021 while PQE conducted its search for...

SDUSD School Board Election Reform Is Here!!!

Dear Parents and Education Advocates,We want to personally thank each and every one of you who supported the lawsuit to push for School Board elections reform.  The most fundamental right of all voters - the right to choose their elected leaders is now...

Happy New Year & Welcome 2021!!

Dear Parents and Education Advocates, 2020 has been a year of disruptions in every capacity, with no area more disrupted than our educational system. School closures, parents out of work, social isolation, and emotional distress have affected our families in...

THANK YOU – MEASURE C PASSED!

DISTRICT ONLY ELECTIONS FOR SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS November 24, 2020 Dear Parents and Education Advocates,Thank you for voting for Measure C – District Only Elections for School Board Members. This measure guarantees our children will now begin to receive fair and equal...

San Diego Unified School Board candidates backed by unions prevail

Original article from San Diego Union Tribune (click here for original link) by KRISTEN TAKETA Incumbents and union-backed candidates are again prevailing in the San Diego Unified School Board election — proving, they say, that voters support how San Diego...