September 14, 2021 Board of Education Meeting
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Sep 7, 2021 at 12:28pm
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The Garrett County Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. The Board will meet in the Board Room at Central Office. The meeting is open to the public but will also be live-streamed for public review. All attendees are required to wear masks at this meeting as recently mandated by Garrett County Board of Education and the Maryland State Board of Education.
Public comment for the September Board Meeting will begin at 4:00 p.m. after which time the Board of Education will meet in executive session until 5:50 p.m. The Board of Education will reconvene for public session from 6:00 p.m. – 7:25 p.m. Time is set aside during the public session for the hearing of constituents at 7:00 p.m. Please note, this time is approximate and public comment may occur earlier. Community members may also submit public comment by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. Emails must be received no later than 4:30 p.m. on Monday, September 13, 2021. The Board members will read every public comment received, however, the Board President will only read the first 10 comments aloud during the meeting. Personal information will not be withheld and anonymous submissions will not be considered. The Board President or his designee will read the constituent’s name in addition to the public comment. Topics excluded from Public Comment include:
- Individual personnel issues
- Comments identifying individual students or staff members
- Matters that are on appeal or may be appealed
- Topics for which the Board schedules formal public hearings
- Advertising or solicitation for products and/or services
The agenda for the Public Session can be accessed on the Garrett County Public Schools website www.garrettcountyschools.org (go to the Board of Education page and select the link to Agenda). It can also be accessed at BoardDocs - https://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/garrett/Board.nsf/Public. The agenda is not considered final until the Board takes action to accept it at the start of each meeting. Agenda
Part or all of the meeting may be closed pursuant to the General Provision §3-305 of the State Government Article of the Annotated Code of Maryland.