Presentations to Union County School Board

Presentations to Union County School Board

Over the past several months, citizens of Union County have spoken at School Board
meetings during the Public Comment portion of the agenda. The text of many of these comments is available below.

Date
Topic
Description
Lack of Board Response
School Board ignores the publicrefuses to respond to the public. 
Transparency and the Meeting Agenda and Content
Why is the meeting agenda published late? Why is the content of the action items not available to the public before board action is taken? Why are public comments last in the agenda after board action is already taken? See the February, 2023, presentation to the school board.
Meeting Content
What is the true responsibility of the School Board to the students and the community? How is this like the board of directors of a corporation? See the January, 2023, presentation to the school board.
Academic Achievement in our Schools
Why do extra-curricular activities appear to be more important to the school and school board and the academics which are the purpose of the schools. See a December, 2022, presentation to the school board. 
Civics and History Education
A response to Superintendent John Hill regrading statements about videoing school board meetings, the purpose of the meeting and graduation rates is in this November, 2022, presentation to the school board.
Board Policy BH “Code of Ethics 
What is the school board code of ethics and does the action of the members adhere to this policy. See an October, 2022, presentation to the school board.
Board Policy BCBI “Public Participation in Board Meetings”
Wonder about the strict limitations on the public’s ability to address the school board? See a September, 2022, presentation to the school board.
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Board Policy BCBD “Board Meeting Agendas” 
Why does the school board meeting agenda fail to perform its job. See an October, 2022, presentation to the school board.

Civics and History Education

Is civic education alive and well in Union County schools? See a September, 2022, presentation to the school board.
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Transparency Between School Board and Citizens

There is a total lack of transparency between the School Board and the Community. See a September, 2022, presentation to the school board.
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Academic Achievement 
Concerned with academic achievement in our schools? See the August, 2022, presentation to the school board.
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