• SC Executive Session Minutes 09/18/2013


    EXECUTIVE SESSION

    SHARON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

    School Committee Meeting

    Wednesday, September 18, 2013

    Sharon Middle School

    75 Mountain Street

    Sharon, MA 02067

    Present: Katie Currul-Dykeman, John Hitter, Marcy Kaplan, Laura Salomons, Emily Smith-Lee, Veronica Wiseman

    Also Present: Tim Farmer, Glenn Brand

    E. Smith-Lee asked for a motion to adjourn Open Session and enter into Executive Session for the purpose of discussing collective bargaining with the intent not to return to Open Session.

    MOTION: (Salomons/Kaplan) Moved to adjourn Open Session and enter into Executive Session for the purpose of discussing collective bargaining with the intent not to return to Open Session.

    Yes vote: Currul-Dykeman, Hitter, Kaplan, Salomons, Smith-Lee, Wiseman

    Executive Session was convened at 8:50 p.m.

    STA Negotiations

    The notes from the September 16th STA negotiations meeting were discussed. A settlement offer was presented to the STA. Both sides have not reached an agreement on: financial compensation, implementation of Edline, and the exclusion of SPED staff in covering learning labs. The next negotiating meeting is scheduled for September 23rd.

    There was a discussion on negotiating strategies and next steps.

    There being no further Executive Session business, E. Smith-Lee asked for a motion to adjourn.

    MOTION: (Currul-Dykeman/Kaplan) Moved to adjourn Executive Session.

    Yes vote: Currul-Dykeman, Hitter, Kaplan, Salomons, Smith-Lee, Wiseman

    Executive Session was adjourned at 9:45 p.m.

    Submitted on behalf of the School Committee by: Helen Campanario, Recording Secretary to the School Committee

    Back-up Materials for the September 18, 2013 meeting

    • notes from the 9/16 negotiations meeting