The Saline Area Schools Board of Education welcomes you to attend its meetings. The Commissioner of Education serves as both the secretary and as its official agent for all purposes. Board of Education meetings that are open to the public are posted on our Meeting Dates & Agendas page. Access Jeffco Public Schools BoardDocs site, where you will find Board of Education agendas and district policies in a searchable format as well as the latest news and important documents. This was done to try and eliminate some of the corruption associated with the spoils system and capricious distribution of government jobs to unqualified individuals.
The Policy Committee, chaired by Emile George, ensures that district policies and regulations comply with all state and federal mandates. Goal: Every student in the NC Public School System graduates from high school prepared for work, further education and citizenship. The State Board also has a nonvoting student representative selected annually by the New Jersey Association of Student Councils. The name of the board is also often used to refer to the school system under the board’s control. The Superintendent also serves as secretary-treasurer to the Board of Education.
If it is found that nepotism is a problem in the district than pressure can be put on the board of education to address the unfair hiring practices. The Clarke County Board of Education holds its regular monthly meeting on the second Thursday of each month. In addition to aforementioned meetings, the Board of Education’s Policy Committee meets once a month. McLaurin employed Thurgood Marshall and the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund to argue his case, a case which eventually went to the U.S. Supreme Court. The Board is empowered to purchase, rent or improve sites for schools and to construct, rent, or improve school facilities.
We believe that all parents must be empowered to play an active role in their students’ education. The board agenda allows for public comments on items on the agenda and items not on the agenda. The State Board adopts the administrative code, which sets the rules needed to implement state education law. Summit Board of Education meetings are an ideal opportunity for the public to see its Board at work, discussing issues, and making decisions that set the course for the Summit Public Schools. The Board of Education’s Finance Committee meets quarterly and the board’s Property Committee meets as needed.
Teachers are constantly plagued by the worry that the state or federal government may reduce financial aid to their respective districts requiring the district to make staffing cuts. Superintendent Dawson of Camden New Jersey was found to have had seven relatives on the district payroll when the state of New Jersey audited the district back in 1996 (Pristin, 1996). At workshop meetings, Board members review matters outlined on the agenda and hear reports from the superintendent and the board committees. Board of Education (BOE) is the policy-making body for the Buffalo Public Schools.