“In accordance with community interests and legislative requirements, governors (trustees) develop policies …Administrators are responsible primarily for determining how to accomplish the broad goals the board establishes. ” (British Columbia School Trustees Association )
Month: June 2013
Potential controversy or embarrassment to the board is not usually sufficient reason for an in-camera meeting.
Some schools, notably Los Altos Waldorf School of the Peninsula, have no screens at all. None. This is an affluent area, much of the wealth driven by high tech.For some people, no WiFi seems to equate to “no learning”. The wealthy parents, many of whom work in the high tech industry, who send their children to the Waldorf School of the Peninsula would obviously argue against that. They don’t even seem to mind their children sitting in desks in rows, some of the time.