The Pottsgrove School District opened advance registration for parents and residents to participate in Tuesday's school board meeting, at which its re-opening healthy and safety plan will be decided.
With the deadline extended for parents to submit return-to-education options for their Pottsgrove students, the school board postponed an earlier-announced special meeting from tonight to Aug. 4.
For viewers of Wednesday's virtual town hall on Pottsgrove School District reopening options, a surprising number of questions got answered. Some answers, however, prompted more questions. (Includes a 2.1-hour video of the town hall session)
For a return to education, Pottsgrove schools on Monday proposed a hybrid mix of in-school attendance and online learning, or all-online sessions with live and recorded content and teacher availability.
University student-teachers assigned to placements with cooperating Pottsgrove School District mentors may be headed for a different kind of on-the-job training, depending on the coronavirus pandemic.
Always wanted to serve on the Pottsgrove school board? Director Scott Hutt's resignation last week provides an opportunity. Write a letter of interest, pair it with a resume, and submit it by July 27.
"We are on the same page. Wrinkles have been ironed out," the president of Pottsgrove's teachers union wrote Thursday, after what he called a "great meeting" with district administrators.
Pottsgrove School District director Scott Hutt tendered his resignation Tuesday, effective immediately. He's off to a new job, he said, and will be unable to fulfill his board duties.