The Jefferson County Board of Education is the policy-making body of the school district. Ms. ‘Connor-Ratcliff has proven to be honest, caring, thoughtful, and most importantly, focused on kids and education. I received a number of telephone calls and e-mails from people concerned with the direction of the district. Goal: Every student in the NC Public School System graduates from high school prepared for work, further education and citizenship. At the end of the Revolution the nation found itself without any educational system and the people were left to fend for themselves.
In order for the educational system in this country to produce students who are not clueless about its history and the world surrounding them, it should be restructured in several ways. This allows the students to communicate better with the gadgets, have no problems fitting in with the others, and also don’t have problems finding jobs once they are out of school.
We have less kids than average in our town, due to a variety of factors one can assume unrelated to our school system. In 1896, in a case entitled Plessy v. Ferguson, the United States Supreme Court ruled that segregation was legal – a decision that would be overturned decades later in the 1954 Supreme Court decision in Brown v. The Board of Education of Topeka Kansas. Jobs are subsequently awarded based on the score that applicants received on the exam; the higher the exam score the better position an applicant receives on the list of potential employees.
Public education needs teachers and board members that actually care about the children and their education, not individuals who want the perks of working for school system: summers and holidays off, steady raises and a fat compensation package. The Board consists of eleven members (nine voting members and two non-voting members) appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of the Senate. The State Board of Education usually meets on the third Tuesday of every month and establishes policies, regulations and rules related to education in Vermont and in keeping with statutes passed by the Legislature.
He also use written and spoken English as a yardstick for measuring standard of education which University of London conducted a research in West Africa and the result showed that teachers trained by colonial masters were better of than those trained by indigenous teachers. This re-call effort is a spiteful action against a man of integrity and honor, by a group of angry, disgruntled people, who have an agenda that is not focused on children and education. Time, money and many people’s efforts will again be directed away from what is really important; Children and Education.