Month

September 2018
Q: My Board has already participated in a training session on evaluating and improving student outcomes (SB 1566) through our local service center; however, two of our board members were not able to attend. I understand that the deadline for completion of this training was September 1, 2018. Are there any consequences for failing to...
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Q: Our district is considering adopting a school uniform policy, but want to start with only our elementary campuses. Can we require uniforms on some campuses but not all? A: Yes. State law allows a board of trustees to adopt a uniform or dress code policy on any one or more of its District campuses....
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Q: A parent verbally attacked our coaches during the Friday night football game last week. The police officer on duty instructed the parent to calm down, but insults continued. If the parent behaves inappropriately at the game this week, what option do we have to remove him without issuing criminal trespass warnings or getting law...
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Q: Our district’s Spanish teacher is on dialysis. Her request for intermittent Family Medical Leave has been approved and a schedule set to ensure that she can attend to her students and her health. On the third day of school, the teacher submitted her resignation stating she has been offered a job at a school...
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