News from August 12 Board of Education meeting

News from August 12 Board of Education meeting

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This special meeting was an orientation for new Board members by the District's legal counsel on legal responsibilities and best practice recommendations. Highlights included a review of: the Board member oath of office and its 14 promises; the Illinois Open Meetings Act and its practical implementations; a review of the Illinois Freedom of Information Act and its implications for Board communications; and a review of prohibited conduct for members.

The special meeting was followed by a closed session [5 ILCS 102/2(c)(10)].