Agenda #2 March 22, 2013

School Committee
Committee Members
John F. Monfredo- Chairman
Donna M. Colorio - Vice-chairman
John L. Foley
Administrative Representative
Helen A. Friel, Ed.D.
Stacey DeBoise Luster

OFFICE OF THE
CLERK OF THE SCHOOL COMMITTEE
WORCESTER PUBLIC SCHOOLS
20 IRVING STREET
WORCESTER, MA 01609

AGENDA #2


The Standing Committee on GOVERNANCE AND EMPLOYEE ISSUES will hold a meeting:
on:   Friday, March 22, 2013
at:    11:30 a.m.
in:    Room 410, Durkin Administration Building
ORDER OF BUSINESS
ANNEX

I.      CALL TO ORDER – REGULAR MEETING

II.     ROLL CALL

III.    GENERAL BUSINESS

gb #1-138 - Mr. O’Connell/Ms. Novick/Mr. Monfredo/Miss Biancheria   (April 26, 2011)
 
To develop a revised Incident Report which provides more background information, and more detail, as to occurrences of assault, or fighting, or possession of weapons or contraband in the Worcester Public Schools.
gb #2-168 - Ms. Novick (April 24, 2012)
 
To consider establishing a policy regarding the participation of student groups in political events.
gb #2-295 - Mr. Monfredo/Mr. O'Connell (October 23, 2012)
 
Request that the Administration provide a plan for FY14 in order that every Kindergarten has one instructional assistant and consider providing them first in the Level 3 and Level 4 schools.
motion gb #2-97 - Mr. O’Connell/Ms. Novick (April 26, 2012)
 
Request that Ms. Novick’s suggestion regarding the inclusion of Kindles, Nooks and related technological reading devices be referred to the Standing Committee on Governance and Employee Issues for possible inclusion in the 2012-13 Policies Handbook.
IV.    ADJOURNMENT
Helen A. Friel, Ed.D.
Clerk of the School Committee

The Worcester Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Educational Institution and does not discriminate regardless of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or homelessness. The Worcester Public Schools provides equal access to employment and the full range of general, occupational and vocational education programs. For more information relating to Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action contact Stacey DeBoise Luster, Human Resource Manager, 20 Irving Street, Worcester, MA  01609. 508-799-3020.