September 23, 2019
QESBA Weekly Message
Draft Legislation - Future of School Boards
Barring unforeseen circumstances, the draft legislation on school governance will be deposited on the afternoon of Tuesday, October 1, 2019.
QESBA is putting a strategy in place on how to respond to the legislation. We will keep you fully apprised as developments occur.
QESBA Professional Development Session/AGM
The QESBA PD and AGM will be held on November 1 & 2, 2019 at the Hotel Mortagne in Boucherville. A small block of rooms is available to reserve at $159/night.
The PD Committee will meet again next week to discuss final program details.
Election of QESBA President and Vice-President
The deadline for nominations was September 20, 2019. QESBA received one nomination for the office of President and one nomination for the office of Vice-President. Therefore, Dan Lamoureux has been elected QESBA President for a two-year term and Noel Burke has been elected Vice-President for a two-year term.
The Annual General Meeting documents will be sent out early next week pursuant to the Constitution and By-Laws.
QESBA Tour of Member Boards
The QESBA tour of member boards continued this week at the Western Quebec School Board. President Dan Lamoureux and Executive Director Russell Copeman were present on the Association's behalf for the tour of schools in the Gatineau area and stayed on for the Council of Commissioners.