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Petaluma City Schools |  BB  9240  Board Bylaws

Board Development   

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Citizens elected to the Board of Education are entrusted with the responsibility of governing district schools. The Board recognizes that its members need training that helps them understand their responsibilities, stay abreast of new developments in education, and develop boardsmanship skills.

All Board members may attend conferences for the purpose of Board development. Board business shall not be discussed at conferences.

(cf. 9230 - Orientation)

(cf. 9320 - Meetings and Notices)

Board members shall report to the Board, orally or in writing, as soon as possible on the inservice activities they attend.

Funds for Board development shall be budgeted annually for each Board member.

(cf. 9250 - Remuneration, Reimbursement, and Other Benefits)

Legal Reference:


33360 Department of Education and statewide association of school district boards; annual workshop


54950-54963 The Ralph M. Brown Act, especially:

54952.2 Meeting


adopted: June 25, 2002 Petaluma, California