WASB Policy & Resolutions Committee to hold first meeting

The 2018 Policy and Resolutions Committee will hold its first meeting Sept 28-29 in Madison.  The committee will review the resolutions submitted by WASB member school boards to begin the process of determining whether to advance those resolutions to the Delegate Assembly for consideration in January.

If approved by the Delegate Assembly, the resolutions become the official positions of the WASB.  Resolutions turned down by the committee are still afforded an opportunity to be brought to the Delegate Assembly floor under the WASB’s Bylaws.

Resolutions submitted by member boards cover the following topics:

  • Increasing Special Education Reimbursement – Multiple
  • School Safety – Multiple
  • Library Aid & the Common School Fund – Baraboo
  • Filling School Board Vacancies – Beloit
  • Community Schools – Eau Claire
  • Gifted & Talented Programming – Eau Claire
  • Private School Vouchers – Eau Claire
  • Reading Interventions – Eau Claire
  • Student Poverty – Eau Claire
  • E-Cigarettes – Eau Claire
  • Trauma Informed Care – Eau Claire
  • Competitive Grants – Florence
  • Reducing Seats on a School Board Following Consolidation – Holy Hill
  • Indigenous People’s Day – Janesville
  • Mental Health Revenue Limit Exemption – Neenah
  • Impact Aid – Siren
  • Referenda Restrictions – South Milwaukee
  • Special Needs Vouchers – South Milwaukee
  • Student Information Transfers – Union Grove