Posts Tagged ‘Brian Calle’

Video: How to negotiate with teachers unions

Sunday, April 20th, 2014
Video: How to negotiate with teachers unions

CalWatchdog.com's Brian Calle talks to Colorado superintendent Liz Fagen about how she successfully negotiated with one of the most powerful public sector unions. http://youtu.be/xiBLR2V8eRo

Video: More students, less funding, happy teachers

Sunday, April 20th, 2014
Video: More students, less funding, happy teachers

Colorado superintendent Liz Fagen explains to CalWatchdog.com's Brian Calle how the Douglas County School District created openness and trust that led to successful negotiations with local teachers. http://youtu.be/DUQNMZsvPxQ

Video: Is Common Core a common floor?

Sunday, April 20th, 2014
Video: Is Common Core a common floor?

CalWatchdog.com's Brian Calle talks to Colorado superintendent Liz Fagen about how standards are crucial for long-term success in education. http://youtu.be/8lvqrM2GHWM

Video: More choices means a better education

Saturday, April 19th, 2014
Video: More choices means a better education

CalWatchdog.com's Brian Calle talks to Superintendent Liz Fagen about how a robust program to offer parents and students choices about their education has helped transform Colorado's Douglas County School District for the better. http://youtu.be/eiGjq5NpNOY

Video: How much is a good teacher worth?

Saturday, April 19th, 2014
Video: How much is a good teacher worth?

CalWatchdog.com's Brian Calle talks to Superintendent Liz Fagen about the three most important factors that have gone into reforming the Douglas County School District in Colorado. http://youtu.be/ImEtrk4CQow

Video: A potential CA energy boom

Saturday, April 19th, 2014
Video: A potential CA energy boom

House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy talks about energy policy and a potential energy boom in California. http://youtu.be/8NXV6DIopAo

Video: Can CA tax its way to prosperity?

Friday, April 18th, 2014
NEW: Video: Can CA tax its way to prosperity?

California taxes are going up, but according to Americans for Tax Reform's Grover Norquist, the new revenue isn't going solve any problems. He explains why real change in the state need to come in the form of pension reform. http://youtu.be/fN88iWbSRZk

Video: Art Laffer: California vs. Texas

Friday, April 18th, 2014
NEW: Video: Art Laffer: California vs. Texas

There are two types of states in the United States. Some are hiking taxes and others are cutting taxes. Economist Art Laffer explains how the experiments within the states are playing out nationwide and culminating with the difference between Texas and California. http://youtu.be/XckRLlgUGsA ...

Video: Taking on the teachers unions’ political agenda

Thursday, April 17th, 2014
NEW: Video: Taking on the teachers unions’ political agenda

Rebecca Friedrichs is an Orange County school teacher who is fighting for her right not to be associated with the political activity the nation's most powerful union. She is ready to take her fight all the way to the United States Supreme Court. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1QcbnyS9Es&list...

Video: Would a flat tax make CA’s comeback last?

Thursday, April 17th, 2014
NEW: Video: Would a flat tax make CA’s comeback last?

CalWatchdog.com editor-in-chief Brian Calle discusses the California economic comeback with writer Stephen Moore. http://youtu.be/4OJNdIKfKes