[Video Stream] Collingswood Board of Ed Meeting 2/26/2018

Items on this meeting’s agenda included the first meeting of the committee of the whole, where the board is discussing the topic of equity (6:30-7_00 pm)

The following presentations: a video presentatiom from the High School’s Media Department, the annual maintenance report, and a overview of the district’s summer worker program.

Public comment included topics like mental health concerns, the upcoming Bond Referendum vote for the construction project at the high school and stadium, more details about student activities on March 14, 2018.

The board discussed the ethics and concerns surrounding the proposed Bylaw for a social media policy for Board of Education Members.

A link to the proposed bylaw (to be revisited next month) here: https://www.boarddocs.com/nj/colps/Board.nsf/files/AVYN5Q5E496D/$file/0169.02%20Board%20Member%20use%20of%20Social%20Network.pdf

See the full agenda here: https://www.boarddocs.com/nj/colps/Board.nsf/goto?open&id=AW6QHV697056


Don’t forget to vote on March 13th!

Jen R

Jen R

Jen Rossi, Vice President Jen Rossi moved to Collingswood with her spouse in 2012. She is a graduate of Georgian Court University with a Bachelor's Degree in Education and Fine Art. She has a certificate of eligibility with advanced standing in Elementary Education (K-5) and as a Teacher of Fine Art (K-12). After a part-time floating position and substitute teaching, Jen returned to the corporate world. Professionally Jen is a Digital Marketing Manager for a privately owned insurance brokerage, providing important information on how to reduce the risks in today's business world: ranging from slip and fall injuries to computer network hacks. Getting the information in the hands of people who need it with the help of guidebooks, webinars, instructional videos, blog posts, social media alerts, and online courses. With this background in education and knowledge of the process for communicating important information to anyone willing to hear it, Jen focuses her energy on making a big impact with small things- making life a little more convenient, helping people get informed, keeping things practical and timely, and encouraging achievable goals for success. In her free time, Jen loves upcycling, improving, and otherwise repurposing materials to the delight of family, neighbors, and Etsy customers. She looks forward to running down questions and getting helpful information into social feeds and inboxes of members of the Collingswood community.