"FYI: I'm a teacher (formerly in Gilbert) and most of us are on board with NO COMMON CORE. I think that most of us really find standardized tests and constant data entry a waste of time. It really only helps administrators and…"
"I know how this sounds, but what is wrong with taking a class about Marxism? I've taken classes about Darwinism, even though I don't believe in that man/monkey business. Sometimes I feel like learning about others' beliefs…"
"I'd be curious to know how many schools have gained/lost AP programs. Should we still support the AP system? As for those four students, are they all friends from the same school or did they independently come up with choice to drop…"
"I noticed that one concern with IB classes is that there are no set IB textbooks. Wouldn't one set textbook for any class be contrary to our American principles of rugged independence? The IB programs are troubling and I want to…"
"I understand that serving on two school boards is strange, but it is not like having jobs at competing companies. Schools are different than companies that compete for revenue. Although I disagree with that characterization, I agree that…"
"She wasn't talking to the kids about her "porn days", was she?! Either way, once you decide to walk down that path, you should never be allowed to be around children or have your own children. You forfeit that right when…"
"Is student/teacher ratio vs. class size calculated differently? Some classes (like Special Ed.) only work with a few kids at a time, while other classes have as many as 130 (like bands, orchestras, and choirs). Also, there are a lot of…"
Taking back our country by taking back our schools! Gilbert School Board Contact Information:Phone: 480-497-3395 Fax: 480-497-3398E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgSusan Sokolsky Executive Coordinator 480-497-3395Please Note: All written or electronic correspondence sent to Governing Board members or GPS staff is subject to public records requests and may be viewed by the public or media. Additionally, correspondence sent to Governing Board members…See More
"Aren't all the versions of our Bible changes from the original Word of God? Should we concerned with the original translations from Hebrew and Greek? Are any of us really taking care to get all the implications of words like…"
To attend a Board Meeting, please call 480-497-3395 to verify time, date, and location of the meeting. Board Meetings are subject to change.Location:Educational Complex Building140 South Gilbert RoadGilbert, AZ 85296See More