Monthly Archives: October 2011

Diary of a Mad Trustee Open Board Meeting October 19th 2011

 Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice Resist the Beginning…Consider the End   Six years is a long time to spend in the board room but I have been a willing participant and I have no one to blame but myself. It has not always … Continue reading

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Diary of a Mad Trustee Open Board Meeting October 19th 2011

  Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice   Resist the Beginning…Consider the End  Six years is a long time to spend in the board room but I have been a willing participant and I have no one to blame but myself. It has … Continue reading

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Where to Vote on November 19th 2011

School District No. 79 (Cowichan Valley) Voting Places Saturday, November 19, 2011 8:00 am to 8:00 pm North Cowichan Location Address Chemainus Senior’s Drop-In Centre 9824 Willow Street Crofton Elementary School 8017 York Avenue Maple Bay Elementary School 1500 Donnay … Continue reading

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Diary of a Mad Trustee / October 5th 2011 Open Board Meeting

  Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice   Resist the Beginning…Consider the End     “What matters most is for the school, the district, and the state to be able to say that more students have reached ‘proficiency’. This sort of fraud ignores … Continue reading

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Diary of a Mad Trustee September 21st 2011 Open Board Meeting

Principiis Obsta…Finem Respice Resist the Beginning…Consider the End Our board has illuminated 2 areas of school district function- emergency preparedness and carbon offsets- and taken some steps to better the situation. Just letters mind you but I love a good … Continue reading

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