Glastonbury Public Schools
July 08, 2013 7:30 PM
REGULAR BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING
1. Call to Order
2. Pledge of Allegiance
3. Information Session for Public Comment
4. Special Reports
5. Business Requiring Action
5.a. Staff Resignations (consent)
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Motion to accept the resignations of Susan Bennett, (Gideon Welles, English); Brian McDermott, (GHS, Mathematics); Bonnie Koester-May (Naubuc, Special Education); Robert Markowicz (GHS, mathematics); Emily Wry (Nayaug,Grade 2)and Linda Santoro (Hopewell, Grade 5) passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.a.1. Susan Bennett
5.a.2. Bonnie Koester-May
5.a.3. Robert Markowicz
5.a.4. Brian McDermott
5.a.5. Linda Santoro
5.a.6. Emily Wry
5.b. Approval of Adult and Continuing Education Classes for Fall 2013
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board approves the Adult and Continuing Education Classes for Fall 2013 passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.c. Approval of Change to Discovery Center Program
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board supports a one day program with the Discovery Center for school year 2013-2014 passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.d. Approval of District TEAM Mentors
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board approves the District Teacher Mentors passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.e. Approval of Student Trip to Madrid, Spain
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board approves the student trip to Madrid, Spain, reserving the right to cancel any trip if there are government advisories against travel to this destination or any other serious treats or crisis passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.f. Approval of Student Trip to Paris and Dinard, France
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board approves the student trip to Paris and Dinard, France, reserving the right to cancel any trip if there are government advisories against travel to this destination or any other serious threats or crisis passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.g. Approval of Student Trip to St. Petersbury, Russia
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board approves the student trip to St. Petersburg, Russia, reserving the right to cancel any trip if there are government advisories against travel to this destination or any other serious threats or crisis passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.h. Acceptance of Board of Education Policy #2111 (Equal Employment Opportunity)
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board accepts for first reading Board of Education Policy #2111 (Equal Employment Opportunity) passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.i. Acceptance of Board of Education Policy #4111.1/#4211.1 (Equal Employment Opportunity)
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board accepts for first reading Board of Education Policy #4111.1/#4211.1 (Equal Employment Opportunity) passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.j. Acceptance of Board of Education Policy #4118.11/#4218.11 (Nondiscrimination Complaints)
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board accepts for first reading Board of Education Policy #4118.11/#4218.11 (Nondiscrimination Complaints) passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.k. Acceptance of Board of Education Policy #5111(Admission to School, School Placement)
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board accepts for first reading Board of Education Policy #5111(Admission to School, School Placement) passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.l. Acceptance of Board of Education Policy #6180 (Evaluation of the Instructional Program)
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board accepts for first reading Board of Education Policy #6180 (Evaluation of the Instructional Program) passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

5.m. Approval of Contract for Superintendent of Schools
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board approves the contract for the Superintendent of Schools passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

6. Reports and Discussion
6.a. Technology Annual Report
Attachments
6.b. Education Foundation
6.c. Magnet Schools
7. Approval of Minutes
7.a. Meeting of June 24, 2013
Attachments
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Board approves the meeting minutes of June 24, 2013 passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.

8. Committee Reports
9. Chairperson's Report
10. Superintendent's Report
10.a. Staff Appointments: Fran Bard, Christina Ireland, Roman Mouradov, Marissa Reis, Danielle Seckinger,Jessica Wolf
10.b. New Teacher Orientation
Attachments
10.c. Administrative Retreat
Attachments
10.d. Sabbatical Report-David Polochanin
10.e. Dates to Remember
11. Adjournment Please Note: It is possible that the Board of Education may go into Executive Session
Actions Taken

Motion Passed:  Motion to adjourn the meeting passed with a motion by Mr. Jeremy Grieveson and a second by Dr. Lisa Furbush.