Guest Commentary

By John Eger

‘Creative schools’ report takes arts education seriously

After two years of debate and discussion by artists and art teachers, school principals and administrators, and public policy gurus, Tom Torlakson, state superintendent of public instruction, released California's “Blueprint for Creative Schools" just a few weeks ago.

Downtown library marks first anniversary

The Central Library observes its first anniversary Saturday and there is plenty to celebrate.

Mayors need to put education high on their agendas

Last month, the mayoral candidates participated in a forum at the University of San Diego to share their plans for education.

San Diego, the region-state

Last month, five cities in North County made a rather startling announcement. They are coming together to create a new, more powerful economic region.

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John Eger

Eger, a telecommunications lawyer, is the Lionel Van Deerlin Endowed Professor of Communications and Public Policy at San Diego State University, and executive director of SDSU's International Center ...

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