The Trumbull Public School System, in partnership with the community, strives to meet the educational needs of all students within a challenging and supportive academic environment that empowers each student to become a life-long learner and to live and participate in a democratic, diverse and global society. With that history and precedent to support him, Grand Master Adams determined that California Masons should take a public stance in support of strengthening the Public Schools system in this state. Ø The Sri Prakasa Commission of Religious and Moral instruction (1959) had recommended that moral education should be imparted in all educational institutions.
Dr. Collins told Beatty this was unacceptable and due to his inability to hear in the smaller room and the inability to video the meeting, the meeting needed to remain in the Board Room as indicated to allow him to participate and hear what was going on. This is when all hell broke loose. Having competent teachers, board members, and administrators are also a vital part of restructuring the educational system.
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.
In my seven years, the CBE complied with all requirements of the Minister of Education and the School Act, including all budgetary limits and envelopes. Patapow, Zane and ‘Connor-Ratcliff did not agree with this and the meeting was held in the Board Room and it was streamed live and recorded. I started paying attention to the goings on with PUSD in December 2014, after reading various news articles about the Board of Education.
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.