Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 8/7/2019 - 4:00 PM
Category: First Read - Board Policy
Type: Info
Subject: 17.3 First Read and Proposed Revisions of Board Policy 6144, Controversial Issues
District Goals and Beliefs:
Belief 13 - The board of education is entrusted with the responsibility for setting policies and strategies that are consistent with these beliefs and assures the district meets its vision
Enclosure: Board Item Staff Report - BP 6144, Controversial Issues
BP 6144 - Controversial Issues - Compared
File Attachment:
Board Item Staff Report - BP 6144 - Controversial Issues.pdf
BP 6144 - Controversial Issues - Compared.pdf
Summary: (BP revised) Policy updated to provide that parents/guardians may be given an opportunity to opt out of instruction on controversial issues only when required by law, not at the discretion of a teacher or administrator.
Funding: N/A
Recommendation: First Read and Proposed Revisions of Board Policy 6144, Controversial Issues. Requesting direction to bring back on consent agenda at next regular meeting.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Valerie Simpson - Executive Director of Educational Services
Signed By:
Robert Leri - Superintendent Chief Learning Officer