Mayor’s chief of staff on the hot seat, questions about Paris trip, recall gets started, more changes for Balboa Park and fuzzy mice.

Students get twerked over by San Diego Unified School District, Council District 4 endorsements, education news roundup.

Escalating problems for SD streets, are special elections worth it?, support for recycled wastewater and more.

As it gears up to borrow and spend $2.8 billion in bond money, is San Diego Unified opening itself up to more lawsuits like one it recently lost?

What we learned this week.

The county’s largest school district has a bold new plan for assessing schools, but actually implementing that plan is unlikely to happen any time soon.

As it scrambles to sell off assets to close its budget deficit, the county’s largest school district is crafting poor deals and botching great ones, local real estate experts say.