Agenda 2/25/15 & Minutes 2/11/15

Post date: Feb 25, 2015 6:01:35 AM

Agenda 2/25/15

    1. Approval of Minutes
    2. Reports
    3. Condom Motion
    4. Notes & New Business

β€œTo keep the body in good health is a duty.

Otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.”

β€” Buddha

Council Minutes 2/11/15

    1. Approval of Minutes
    2. Reports
      • (A-Mod): Acting Moderator today.
      • (Admin): Worked on changing schedule to put semester 1 exams before winter break.
      • (Curric): Got staff feedback on course concern form.
      • (COI): Discussed field trips and cell phone usage in class.
      • (SA): Winter Carnival is this Friday!
      • (Mme. Doyle): Bonnie received thank-you note from the Haven.
      • (Sec): Committees need to fill in attendance and all alternates can vote.
    3. Grade Consequences Motion
      • Motion to change base consequences of Academic Integrity Policy violations to not report freshmen or sophomores.
      • https://docs.google.com/a/hanovernorwichschools.org/document/d/1bj20c6yUvepExC11XTHHd0qTJZbTvJU0z7GGa9cGHZ0/edit for full motion details and supporting material.
      • This motion can work in conjunction with the previous RJ AIP changes.
      • Entire guidance department on board.
      • Turns the issue back to black and white.
      • Makes underclassmen less likely to complete RJ.
      • RJ has a better selection than this blanket resolution.
      • RJ will be corrupted if conflated with relieving consequences.
      • By middle school, cheating should be recognized as unacceptable.
      • Each case has its own specificities.
      • Colleges should get everything and determine what information to use.
      • Motion fails.

Meeting adjourns.