Newly elected members of the board shall be invited to attend all meetings of the board prior to the time they officially take office.  Newly elected and newly appointed board members shall be encouraged to attend workshops for new board members.  New board members are required to take MASB 101 within six (6) months of the start of their first term and are encouraged to achieve their level one certification in a timely manner.

The superintendent shall conduct an appropriate orientation program designed to acquaint new board members with the district, board policy, duties, responsibilities and other activities.

Newly elected board members, during the period between their election/ appointment and their being seated as a board member, shall receive copies of all agenda, reports and other communications normally received by regular board members except information or material of a confidential nature.

Adopted:   7/1/93, 3/1/12