Sarah Greer Osborne

  • News

    December 2, 2010

    Lamar's eLibrary

    Goodbye paper books, hello Facebook.

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2010

    Clifton Middle School -- We Don't Need No Stinkin' Textbooks!

    Who needs them?‚ÄčAll this fuss across the state about what's in children's textbooks and as Clifton Middle School in the Houston ISD will tell you -- it doesn't matter at all. A friend of Hair Balls contacted us the other day to say that there were no lockers and no textbooks for students at Clift ... More >>

  • News

    April 1, 2010

    Man Vies to Be Sickest Child Molester of All

    Also wanted to direct Pampers ads.

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2010

    Garden Oaks Comments Live On in Cyberspace (Updated)

    The question as to whether Garden Oaks Elementary, now a neighborhood school split between traditional and Montessori classes, should be turned into an all-Montessori school lit up the comment line on the HISDConnect magnet department website a few days ago. And what's happened to all the comments ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2010

    HISD Looks to Hire Teachers From California

    ‚ÄčThe Houston ISD is heading out to California (and later to Louisiana, Michigan and Florida!) to recruit teachers, its press office announced today.Specifically, it is looking for bilingual, secondary math and science teachers and cash-strapped California -- where reportedly more than 20,000 teach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    Houston Crossing Guards: The Two Million Dollar Question

    The other day, when Hair Balls looked into why the City of Houston hadn't been reimbursing Houston ISD all that it owed it for the work done by school crossing guards, the one question we didn't get answered right away was: exactly how much money was missing anyway? Was this just a petty dispute ... More >>