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The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors and county staffers violated California’s open meeting law during the county’s contested redistricting process, District Attorney Jill Ravitch’s office has determined. A district attorney’s investigation found two instances where council and county officials failed to comply with the law, but those violations did not influence the redistricting outcome, Ravitch’s …

By Hans von Spakovsky and Sarah Parshall PerryEditorial contributor | Tuesday 08 March 2022 Students read together on campus. | Unsplash/Alexis Brown In a tremendous victory for parents, hard-working students and those who want to end discrimination in our schools, a federal judge has thrown about the racist admissions policy of Thomas Jefferson High School …

BEAUFORT — As the number of COVID-19 continues to decline across the county, state and nation, the county school board will again address the issue of whether to keep masks optional in schools at its meeting on Tuesday. at the school system’s central office on Safrit Drive. The board is expected to approve Superintendent Dr. …

DELTA, Utah – The Topaz Museum Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of four new members: Kiley Chase, Sherrie Hayashi, Ned Isokawa and Patricia Wakida. Their terms began in January. Kiley Chase resides in Delta and works at Intermountain Power Service Corp. He grew up in Leamington, Utah, about 18 miles from …

POINT PLEASANT — The Mason County School Board voted, 5-0 Tuesday, to drop all masking mandates, making masks optional in county schools. Council members Dale Shobe, Rhonda Tennant, Meagan Bonecutter, Jared Billings and Ashley Cossin were in attendance. Superintendent Keith Burdette was also present. During the public delegations, Mark Oliver, parent, addressed the council. …

For the editor, Deaf leaders unnecessarily put students at risk – Last week, the Paso Robles School Board had the chance to read the writing on the wall and drop the face mask enforcement before the public backlash over how ridiculous it all got out of control. They did not take this opportunity. In fact, …

The headlines of the media on February 17 In today’s media, Twitter allows hacked information about Canadian Freedom Convoy donors, Ilhan Omar berates reporters for encouraging harassment of said donors, and The Las Vegas Sun singles out a BLM activist’s shooting of a mayoral candidate on “extremist Republicans”. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News …

Recall petitions involving three members of the Romulus School Board have received court approval to proceed and signatures are being collected. The petitions target Board Chair Debi Pyles, Vice Chair Judy Kennard and Secretary Susan Evitts. The effort was spearheaded by longtime Romulus educator Rita Hampton. Hampton regularly attends meetings and has been among the …

At the Plymouth School Board meeting on February 1st Kandi Tinkey has asked the board to approve a resolution that will allow the company to void 22 checks from 2019 that have not been cashed. The total amount of the check to be written off is $995.88. The council approved his request. The school board …

According to a Sentinel editorial published on Halloween 2021, Sentinel’s editorial board is “made up of two journalists, three community members, and a representative of the newspaper’s business and advertising interests.” I cannot find the names and affiliations of SCS editorial board members published anywhere in the journal. Who are the current members of the …

Organizers of an effort to keep Dean Stanley as superintendent of the White County Central School District believe there was a ‘pretty good conflict of interest’ for a board member who last week voted against renewing the Stanley contract. “If there is, you can’t be impartial in this situation and vote on it,” Robert O’Dell …

It started with a comment at a school board meeting, which was then amplified by a Republican leader from the state of Michigan, and culminated with a school principal explaining that, no, there was no litter boxes on school grounds for students to use if they identify as furries. . “It is inadmissible that this …

axios on facebookAxios on TwitterAxios on LinkedInAxios by email A student reads at her desk at Strive Prep-Sunnyside charter school in Denver in 2015. Photo: RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images Denver’s first school board in recent history to be fully supported by the teachers union renewed the district’s contracts with 16 charter schools, …

A sign reading ‘FIGHT FOR [Black, Indigenous and People of Color] STUDENTS ‘is raised in a crowd of people trying to enter the education board building. (Photo from Port City Daily / Alexandria Sands Williams) NEW HANOVER COUNTY – The New Hanover County Board of Education plans to vote later this month on its relationship …

NORTHAMPTON – A proposal to require anyone aged 5 and over to present full proof of vaccination before entering restaurants, gyms and other covered businesses across town will be considered again by Council on Thursday health. The meeting was originally scheduled for January 3, but it was canceled because, under the requirements of the Open …

A The Minnesota school board voted unanimously to provide “extra allowances” to non-white teachers if they mentor other minority teachers. Like reported by based in Minnesota Alpha News, the Mankato School District adopted the policy earlier this month, allowing minority teachers to separate from their white colleagues to “reduce isolation.” MINNESOTA SCHOOL BOARD MEETING REQUIRES …

Under threat of power outage, Galt Joint Union Elementary School District (GJUESD) board reorganized board members, heard reports of a two-language immersion investigation and the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for schools and approved the board’s updated policies at its December 13 meeting. Encounter. Hoping to make some urgent decisions, board members chose to rearrange the agenda …

When: Manheim Central school board meeting, December 1. What happened: Resident Danelle Nelson has asked the school board to remove the book “Two Boys Kissing” by David Levithan from the college library. Details: Nelson read several excerpts from the book including a passage that dealt with suicide. She didn’t think the book was appropriate reading …

Santa Barbara County Independent constituency commission of citizens adopted a final map and most local towns are in the early stages of redistribution before their April deadline. Meanwhile, several school districts and special districts in Santa Barbara County are moving to district-level elections for their boards of directors, with maps based on 2020 data. United …

The 2021 election results have been finalized. Berks County Commissioners certified the election results on November 19, bringing the election season to a close. Here are the final vote totals for the candidates who were on the ballot for school board seats, as well as for the registered candidates who won seats. The county did …

Attorney General Letitia James on Tuesday announced a new investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by teachers at a suburban Long Island high school. The Babylon School District has pulled scores of teachers out of classrooms in recent weeks after former students laid the charges in recent weeks. “Every student on Long Island and New …

ENCINITAS – The San Dieguito Union School District, which operates with a fully staffed board for the first time since June, recently changed the way the public can contribute to public debate at school board meetings. At a November 18 meeting, the first for newly elected director Julie Bronstein, the board approved new rules regarding …

Parents are outraged by the inaction of an Alabama school district after a video posted on Snapchat earlier this month showing the son of a school board president chanting ‘white power’ and ‘kill every n —- rs ”while another student was filming. In an email to Cullman City School District Superintendent Kyle Kalloff and members …

This is the latest in a series of highly charged and controversial moves in Newberg through: KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: November 9, 2021 / 10:59 PM PST / Update: November 9, 2021 / 11:10 PM PST Dr Joe Morelock was fired as principal of the Newberg School District on November 9, 2021 (YouTube screenshot) …

School board candidates opposed to mask mandates and lessons on racism in US history have won in the Red States and some politically divided districts, but have often failed in their attempts to shape district politics schools on the new problem of cultural war. The mixed results complicate the picture for Republicans increasingly turned to …

November 6 – The Greeley-Evans School District heard from concerned teachers on Friday over a social media thread posted on the candidate page of a newly elected education council member. The Taylor Sullivan-owned page has since been deleted and Sullivan issued a statement about the posts written by a “Taylor Sullivan administrator for D6 School …

In a letter, a group of seven state lawmakers called on the Minnesota School Board Association to end its membership in the national group and refuse to participate in federal investigations into threats against school boards, teachers or administrators . The push comes after United States Attorney General Merrick Garland this week defended his request …

RIDGWAY – In addition to electing three new mayors on Tuesday, voters in Elk County also selected new school board members and answered ballot questions at Ridgway. According to the Elk County Election Office, 7,502 ballots were cast out of the 20,088 registered voters in the county on Tuesday, and the turnout was 37.35%. Leah …

WARREN – With just 22.2% voter turnout, many communities voted for new school board members, according to incomplete and unofficial Trumbull County election results. HUBBARD After starting with eight candidates vying for two open seats, the race for the Hubbard School Board turned out to be a close call, with new faces on the final …

Last Tuesday, October 26, members of two fascist militia groups, the Proud Boys and People’s Rights, stormed a Portland Public School board meeting and refused to wear masks, which resulted in the in-person meeting being canceled. The topic of the meeting was whether or not to make vaccinations compulsory for students aged 12 and over. …

The Pulaski County Special School District School Board has scheduled a meeting on November 9 at 5 p.m. in response to a group of parents who have called for a meeting to consider overturning the mandate that students and employees wear face masks inside. The district said a special 45-minute meeting will begin one hour …

Election letters Letters concerning applicants for a position will be limited to 200 words. Election-related letters will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 27. It is too late to send letters through the postal service. Deborah Vicino wants to make a difference for our children I’m writing this in response to TSD school …

Many aspects of this industry are somewhat too much shrouded in mystery, from the ins and outs of third-party cookies to exactly what marketers do when they sit on a company’s board of directors. So, for Corporate Governance Month, we’ve decided to raise the curtain on this last one and ask marketers what it’s really …

October 21, 2021 – West Bend, WI – Dear Editor: Residents of the West Bend School District (WBSD) should plan to attend upcoming school board meetings on October 25, November 8 and November 22 at 5:30 p.m. pm, in the high school auditorium. The school board should discuss and decide whether the leftist ideology of …

Representatives from Loudon and Salisbury states were spelled out in encouraging Merrimack Valley parents to speak out, write letters to the newspaper and vote against members of the Merrimack Valley School Board who they say , do not listen to their interests. Spread over folding chairs in the resonant interior of the Loudon Fire Station …

The Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School Board met in a special session Monday night to select an executive search service and review applications from half a dozen applicants for the interim superintendent position. After hearing video conference presentations from three consultants, the board decided to contract with the Minnesota School Boards Association to help them find a …