Agenda 9/17/14 & Minutes 9/10/14

Post date: Sep 17, 2014 1:13:14 AM

Agenda 9/17/14

    1. Approval of Minutes
    2. Reports
    3. Homework Assignment Motion
    4. CHAD Presentation
    5. Notes & New Business

“Anything I’ve done that was ultimately worthwhile initially scared me to death.” -Betty Bender

Council Minutes 9/10/14

    1. Approval of Minutes
    2. Reports
      • (Mod): Welcome 9th graders!
      • (Sec): Junior alternate can vote.
      • (PR): Civitas presentations next Tuesday.
      • (Curric): Chair of ad hoc RJ committee is Andrea Sedlacek.
      • (SA): Assigned Council members to clubs, set up Winter Carnival dates.
      • (OEC): New and tuition student elections take place Thursday, J-Comm elections next Friday.
      • (SL): Starting survey for quarter 1, including Plan M.
      • (COI): Discussed long term field trips and the five-year plan.
    3. Eating in Hallway Motion
      • Allergy concerns are not large enough to pose an issue according to nurse.
      • Never enforced anyways.
      • No custodial opinion.
      • Stairwells are colloquially included.
      • Debate closes.
      • Motion passes.
    4. Freshmen Personal Computers in Class Discussion
      • We are a Bring Your Own Device school.
      • Chromebooks can be monitored.
      • Terms of Service for initiative are excessive.
      • Difficult to support multiple platforms.
      • Most in-class activities can be accomplished on chromebooks.
      • Much less hassle for Tech Dept.
      • From prior experience with chromebooks, it did everything it needed to do and put focus on work.

Meeting adjourns.