DISD Charter Partnership Passes 5-3

While the passing of charter partnerships in Dallas ISD is a huge disappointment, the January and February Board meetings and briefings underscore just how essential elected, transparent representation is to the taxpayers of any community. At the Board meeting last Thursday Derek Little, Assistant Superintendent for Early Learning, was asked by Trustee Pinkerton about his prior SB 1882 presentations to the Board and the community, "Did you not understand what was in the contracts or were you misrepresenting the facts?" Mr. Little responded by stating he felt he accurately represented the intent of the District. She then turned to the Superintendent and stated, "Dr. Hinojosa, let me just say