I am watching the video of the School Board meeting from last night [12/11/18]. I have one question for the Board: where is the transparency? So Carter Morrison is welcomed back on Thursday but the public has NO idea how this situation was handled. Also, how does sending Carter back into a hostile work environment … Continue reading Merchon Green: Lots of Mysteries at the Highest Levels of the School District of Indian River County, FL.
This is an extensive investigative report about the July 31, 2018 letter hand delivered to Carter Morrison, School District of Indian River County (SDIRC), FL Assistant Superintendent of Finance/CFO, from SDIRC Superintendent Mark J. Rendell, Ed.D., in which Mr. Morrison was "relieved of your duties." The letter from Dr. Rendell said the SDIRC would be conducing … Continue reading “He Has Been CFO for How Many Years? [School District of Indian River County, FL] It at Least Deserves Discussion.”
At the October 23, 2018 School District of Indian River County Board Business Meeting, the Board voted to approve a $10 million Tax Anticipation Note (TAN). A TAN is essentially a bond that is issued to finance a short-term need before receiving tax revenues. In this case, the school district needs the money for payroll … Continue reading Stacey Klim: Indian River School District, FL, Needs a $ 10 Million Bond for Short-Term Payroll and Operating expenses.
"Nonpartisan elections by definition preclude the recruitment of candidates for school board by their political parties." (The Politics of School Board Elections by Joseph H. Cronin; The Phi Delta Kappan.) "Politics do not belong in our schools especially in the current divisive climate. The school board's main concerns should be our children's education not a political … Continue reading “Politics Do Not Belong in our Schools Especially in the Current Divisive Climate.”
On September 18, 2018 Vero Beach resident Stacey Klim met with Superintendent Dr. Mark Rendell regarding her questions and comments on the School District of Indian River County budget. We wanted to share her exchange with Dr. Rendell and his response to her questions. Free Bing Image of Dr. Mark Rendell For those of you … Continue reading A Cordial Q & A Between Dr. Mark Rendell, Superintendent of the School District of Indian River County, FL and Vero Beach Resident Stacey Klim.
Con tres asientos abiertos para la junta escolar, el Distrito Escolar del Condado de Indian River (SDIRC) tiene una oportunidad de oro para establecer la marca de la innovación en el Condado de Indian River. Pero ¿por qué siete de los nueve candidatos a la junta escolar fueron excluidos de un evento reciente por un … Continue reading Carrera para Indian River County, FL School Board Exhibe “Extremadamente Nasty Politics”.
With three open seats for school board, the School District of Indian River County (SDIRC) has a golden opportunity to set the mark for innovation in Indian River County. But why were seven of the nine candidates for school board shut out of a recent event by a mysterious email; denied an opportunity to … Continue reading Race for Indian River County, FL School Board Exhibits “Extremely Nasty Politics”.