WSESD Amendment and Policy Committee Meeting Agenda and Minutes


Amendment and Policy Committee

53 Green Street

Brattleboro, VT 05301


The Windham Southeast School District Amendment and Policy Committee will meet remotely at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, January 4, 2021 via Zoom.

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I. CALL TO ORDER – 4:30PM – Anne Beekman

II. Recognition of Visitors

III. Approval of December 7, 2020 Minutes

IV. Policy Review – Updates

• D9 – Alcohol and Drug-Free Workplace (required)

• F14 – Admission of Non-Resident Tuition Students (Recommended)

V. WSESD Climate Crisis Task Force Policy Proposal

VI. Programmatic and Performance Equity Committee Title IX Policy Proposal

VII. Other business

VIII. Public comment on Non-agenda items

Links for Policy Review:

Link for PPEC Title IX Policy Proposal.

Link for Climate Crisis Proposal:



WSESD Amendment and Policy Committee

December 7, 2020

Members present- David Schoales, Shaun Murphy, Liz Adams, Anne Beekman

Board member present- Thomas Nolan, Tim Maciel.

Staff- Paul Smith, Andy Skarzynski.

Convened at 4:32PM.

Policy Review-

D12 and F29 approved to send to board.

F 39- Homeless Students- Motion to change language “homeless student” to “Student experiencing temporary housing insecurities” approved.

Climate Crisis Task Force Policy Proposal- A question on the scope of Priority 3 was raised. Agreed that “potentially” is unclear- “demonstrably” might be better.

Various questions were raised in a broad conversation, primarily around Priority 1 and 3.

Anne suggested Robert Clarke and Steve Hed join us at next meeting. Andy will invite them.

Next meeting Jan. 4, 2022.

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