Policy BG -G2: Guidelines for Minor Wording Changes to Existing School Committee Policies

Minor wording changes to a School Committee policy may be made by theSuperintendent or by his/her designee without requiring two readings atSchool Committee meetings and without requiring a vote by the SchoolCommittee. A wording change is defined as minor if the change only: 1)corrects grammar, punctuation, or spelling, 2) corrects or updatesposition titles, 3) corrects or updates school or district names, 4)replaces masculine pronouns with gender-neutral pronouns or withpronouns for both genders, 5) adds or corrects contact information, or6) adds or corrects the reference to an applicable law.

Copies of the corrected policy will be provided to the School Committee at the next School Committee meeting.

Region Voted to Approve: 10/10/06
Amherst Voted to Approve: 11/14/06
Pelham Voted to Approve: 11/02/06
Effective Date: 11/14/06