Andrea Ewell stood in front of the Capistrano Unified School District (CUSD) board of trustees during an April meeting wearing a hot-pink T-shirt, her straight blond hair framing a passionate stare. She complained to the seven-member panel about how her daughter's math class at Vista Del Mar Elementary School in San Clemente was packed with 43 students, leaving some children to stand in the back while working on class assignments. Her education, the mother insisted, has suffered... More >>>