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How Should the MMSD Board of Education Operate?

Wilbert Harrison, “Let’s Work Together, parts 1&2” (click to listen/watch)

The statutory duties and powers of school boards shall be broadly construed to authorize any school board action that is within the comprehensive meaning of the terms of the duties and powers, if the action is not prohibited by the laws of the federal government or of this state.

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Song Lyric Sunday: Truth - ‘Gimme Some Truth’

I do tend to take Helen’s Song Lyric Sunday prompts quite literally, so this week’s theme of ‘Truth’ needed a little self-discipline in order to avoid conflating ‘true’ with ‘truth’. 232 more words


Song Lyric Sunday — Gimme Some Truth

This week’s Song Lyric Sunday prompt from Helen Vahdati is all about “truth.”

“Gimme Some Truth” is a protest song written and performed by John Lennon. 367 more words

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John Lennon - Gimme Some Truth - The Trump Version

Lies Lies Lies

Fake News Fake News

We are being taken for a ride.


Foot(note) Stompin' -- The IMA Proposal + Related Update

Update, 8/14/17, 1:14 PM: The Board just received an email that the IMA vote meeting will be rescheduled to 8/21/17.

Note:  I began this post in January 2017, and then set it aside.  3,535 more words

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[Update] -- Still a Sow's Ear -- Isthmus Montessori Academy Contract

Pigbag — Papa’s Got a Brand New Pigbag (click to listen and watch).

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Update #2:  I had read the recent documents as making 3K as well as 4K wrap around services provided by IMA Inc optional, and from that reading assumed that this meant that 3K students — like 4K students — could attend the morning, MMSD portion of the day without paying tuition.  5,485 more words

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