Summary of the Board of Education March 6, 2019 Meeting
The March 6 meeting of the Board of Education began with the following announcement out of Closed Session:
Next, Carson Wood, principal and Jodie Garabedian, Campus Culture director at JE Young, led the Pledge of Allegiance.
Next, Martha Cerna Marquez, Iris Cisneros, Bryonna Rowe, and Kaylee Rowe, ASB representatives from JE Young High School shared the changes that have taken place at the Academic Center at JE Young. They are now a 100% online educational program, where students attend classes at least three days per week. On Mondays, all student participate in Project - Based Learning (PBL) and personalized learning with teachers. The first PBL resulted in a field trip to Fresno State's Gibson Market, and the Campus Cupboard. Martha also shared that by the end of the second quarter the number of credits earned was more than any other quarter in JE Young history at 13,769 credits. Regarding Campus Culture, students shared that this year they had their first Club Rush, resulting in forming 10 clubs. They had their first Harvest Festival on November. Tuesday's SAB meeting was held for the first time at JE Young and this year will be the first in which the school will have a senior field trip, to the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.
Next, Superintendent Nelson provided a brief report to the Board of Education including:
Next, the Board of Education took the following action on the below consent agenda items:
Next, the Board of Education discussed and took action the below conference/discussion agenda items:
The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education is Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at the Fresno Unified Education Center, located at 2309 Tulare Street in Fresno. Complete minutes and agendas are available online at https://www.fresnounified.org/sites/board