Month

June 2018
Q: Last month our school board approved the implementation of a guardian plan to arm certain employees in response to emergency situations. After reviewing recent school shootings across the nation, I have seen instances in which guardians have actually run away from an emergency or have sheltered in place themselves (e.g., hiding in a closet)...
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Q: A teacher performed supplemental duties as the Journalism sponsor last year. There was a fiasco regarding yearbook ad sales, so she was not selected as sponsor for the 2018-2019 school year and will no longer receive supplemental duty pay. Her classroom teacher assignment and pay will not change because she is already at Step...
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Q: We just had our swearing in ceremony for our new board members. One of them asked about the possibility of setting term limits for trustees, since his opponent had served on the board for over 15 years. Assuming the rest of the Board is agreeable, can they vote to set these limits? A: No....
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