Members of the Colorado State Board of Education are charged by the Colorado Constitution with the general supervision of the public schools. Often individual concerns can be handled if you begin at the source and follow proper channels before approaching members of the Board of Education. Examination is the pivotal point around which the whole system of education revolves and the success or failure of the system of examination is indeed an indicator of the success or failure of that particular system of education.
The Board may also meet privately in closed session to discuss confidential matters such as personnel, labor negotiations, or legal issues. Regular Meetings: On the third Thursday of each month, again with the exception of August, the Board convenes in regular meetings, which are held in Summit High School’s Media Center.
Herman is a member of the Rosebud Sioux Tribe and has worked in education since the 1990s, serving for 13 years as a teacher and four as a principal. He brings to the board a lifelong commitment to improving education for all students. By law, they are required to consult with parents, students and supporters of the board on the board’s multi-year plan and bring the concerns of these groups to the attention of the board.
Goal 5 – Efficient and effective use of public funds to achieve the highest return on educational investment. Burke served in public education for more than 40 years, including significant state-level education policy work over the past decade. Board members fulfill three-year terms and serve the residents and children of Jackson Township without pay.
When necessary, the Board may institute court proceedings to acquire property needed for school purposes. Adopting rules for carrying out the responsibilities of the Iowa Department of Education. NSBA represents state school boards associations and their more than 90,000 local school board members.