This post was originally published on Monday, 12/28/15. I am republishing it today to highlight the Collier County School Board candidate forum on May 18. It's too important to miss! Much thanks to the reader who alerted me to the problem with the initial post.While we're on the topic of the 2016 School Board elections, take a … Continue reading The Elections Are Coming (Redux)
An important goal of Sparker's Soapbox is to encourage and help people - especially in Collier County, FL - to be informed voters. With that in mind, I’m pleased to share a Guest Commentary that was published in Saturday’s Naples Daily News.Save these important dates for 2016 candidate forumsBy Charlotte Nycklemoe, League of Women Voters … Continue reading Guest Post: The Elections Are Coming!
School Board Work SessionTuesday, December 15, 4 PMNext Tuesday’s School Board Work Session on the topic of Elementary Mathematics promises to be informative. It is on the agenda at the request of Board member Kelly Lichter, an outspoken critic of how math is taught in our schools.According to the Executive Summary on the meeting agenda, “State standards and … Continue reading Tuesday: School Board work session on mathematics