Enough of the Transparency!
“district officials won’t say whether taxpayer money funded the trip.”
“Neither Lovett nor Auger would identify the two colleagues who accompanied them.”
“Superintendent Richard La Salle and School Board Chairman Elizabeth Kosta did not return repeated phone messages.”
“Approached before the Timberlane School Board meeting Thursday, board members and La Salle refused to comment on the trip.”
“The Eagle-Tribune Friday filed Freedom of Information Act requests for the names of the school employees who took the trip, the amount of money the district paid and who approved the expense.”
The Lawrence Eagle-Tribune is reporting that four Timberlane School District administrators flew to Las Vegas for a two-day conference this month and that district officials won’t say whether taxpayer money funded the trip. I guess it’s none of our business. Other things that were none of our business…
- In August we learned that TRSD high schoolers would no longer have midterms or finals
- In June La Salle convened a secret meeting to ask the school board to fund a new HS
- In 2008 the school board sealed minutes to a meeting for 99 years
Of course, the Biggest Lie came at last year’s Deliberative Session. Want your kids to get a good education? Fire your school board rep!