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Avoiding the Board Member Blues: How To Become a More Informed Board Member - Hartford

April 8, 2015
7:30 AM - 10:00 AM EST

Speakers: Thomas B. Mooney, Jessica L. Ritter

April 8, 2015
7:30 AM - 10:00 AM EST

7:30 - 8:00 AM - Registration and Breakfast
8:00 - 10:00 AM - Workshop

Shipman & Goodwin
Hartford Office
One Constitution Plaza
Hartford, CT  06103


No one is born a board member. Becoming a good one calls for an understanding of the rules and expectations of board membership. This workshop is intended to provide a comprehensive review of the legal rights and responsibilities of board of education members.

Workshop topics will include:

  1. Board Role and Responsibilities
  2. Public Meetings and the FOIA
  3. Robert’s Rules of Order and Meeting Conduct
  4. Board-Superintendent Relations
  5. Governing Member Behavior

Each participant is invited to bring a guest(s) to the workshop. When registering, please register your guest(s) as well.


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