The Administration recommends that the following items be filed at the meeting of the Standing Committee on Teaching, Learning and Student Supports:
gb #0-137 - Mr. O’Connell/Miss Biancheria (April 30, 2010)
To consider development of a student satisfaction survey.
gb #0-308 - Miss Biancheria/Mr. O’Connell/Mr. Monfredo (November 10, 2010)
Request that the Administration consider offering courses in computer game design and computer game development and programming.
c&p #1-3 - Clerk (March 30, 2011)
To consider a communication from a citizen regarding a program entitled, “Challenge Day” which would address issues of bullying.
ros #1-7 - Administration (May 11, 2011)
FINDINGS OF THE SPECIAL EDUCATION REVIEW TEAM
c&p #1-10 - Clerk (October 26, 2011)
To consider a communication from a citizen regarding the State of the Schools Address.
gb #1-152 - Ms. Novick (May 9, 2011)
Request that the Administration petition the federal Department of Education for a waiver of the No Child Left Behind Act, as did the McPherson District in Kansas, pending reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
gb #1-312 - Mr. O'Connell/Miss Biancheria/Mr. Monfredo (November 21, 2011)
To consider increasing the number of Mathematics credits required for graduation from the Worcester high schools from 3 to 4, insofar as feasible.
gb #2-75 - Administration (March 7, 2012)
To approve a Band course to be implemented at Sullivan Middle School.
gb #2-90 - Mr. Monfredo/Mr. O’Connell (March 19, 2012)
Request that the Administration consider adding the following information to the Tobacco Use Policy in the Policies Handbook:
“Nicotine delivery products are any manufactured articles or products made wholly or in part of a tobacco substitute or containing nicotine that is expected or intended for human consumption, but not including a tobacco substitute prescribed by a licensed physician or a product that has been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for sale as a tobacco use cessation or harm reduction. Nicotine delivery products include, but are not limited to, e-cigarettes.”
gb #2-97 - Mr. Monfredo/Mr. O’Connell (March 26, 2012)
To consider proposed additions and revisions to the 2012-13 Policies Handbook.