Research Paper On Steve Jobs Free Papers For College Business Case Study 2011 Ib Literature Review Topic Outline Case Study Unit 7 Kristal Water Sell My College Essays Essay Competition United Nations Cover Letter To Human Resources Example Critical Thinking 10 Steps Creative Writing Vermont College Research Paper Format Help Online Help With Essay Free College Level Descriptive Writing Prompts Funny Homework Papers Cover Letter To Law Firm Partner How To Write Sat Essays Faster Uscis Cover Letter I-751 Free Online Assignment Book Free Response Essay Rubric Creative Writing Courses Qatar Fastfit Case Study Question 5 Online Creative Writing Faculty Jobs Essay For College Application Sample Brown University Admission Essay Prompt Essay In French On Holidays Websites That Write Papers For You For Free Coursework For Phd Biotechnology Content Writing Services Bangalore Essay Guide Uq Political Science Cover Letter Consulting Strategy Cover Letter Project Management Skills Research Paper Outline On Serial Killers Essay Introduction The Great Gatsby Postgraduate Essay Writing Case Study Teaching And Learning Research Paper Outline Kids Homework Help Center Dublin Library Research Paper Acknowledgment Sample Ut Austin Entrance Essay Olympic Games Creative Writing Activities Cover Letter Examples For Sales Consultant Creative Writing Ideas 2nd Grade Critical Thinking Handbook K-3 Essay Paper Introduction What Goes On A Research Paper Title Page Literature Review Format Example Apa How To Write Up A Case Study In Nursing Application Letter For Job Without Experience Rubric For Critical Thinking Skills Examples Narrative Essays College Application Letter Of Administrative Assistant Opinion Essay Linkers Mba Case Study Questions And Answers Case Study Examples Social Work Essay About Myself For Interview Need Help Writing A Wedding Speech Good Cover Letter For Bank Teller Job Essaywriters.net Sign Up Literature Review For Dissertation Uk College Paper Writing Help Character Analysis Essay Help Interview Case Study Examples Marketing Critical Thinking Unit 1 Key Terms Creative Writing Courses Online Australia Personal Statement Academic Job Application Personal Statement Medical School Help Creative Writing Goals And Objectives Essay Guidelines Pdf Essay Writing Courses Online Uk How To Write A Professional Letter Of Recommendation For Grad School Sat Essay Writing Rules Literature Review Matrix Mclean Essay About Good Friendship Application Letter For The Post Of Teacher In Marathi Essay Title Definition College Assignments Online Essay Structure Example Best Essay Words Use Essay Example Thesis Statement Header For Research Paper Chatterbees Homework Help Center Online Essay Scoring Software Cover Letter For English Teachers Essay On Mother#39s Love For Kids Critical Thinking By Moore And Parker 1984 George Orwell Citation How To Make A Good Argumentative Thesis Statement Compare And Contrast Essay For High School Students Romeo And Juliet Essay On Time Buy Ucas Personal Statement 8th Grade Fcat Writing Rubric Cv And Cover Letter Writing Services Writing A Lab Report Introduction Biology Cover Letter Legal Associate Cover Letter Heading To Unknown Cover Letter Human Resources Executive Case Study And Questionnaire Please Write A Personal Statement About Yourself Narrative Essay About Teenage Life Critical Thinking Activities Science Sample 5 Paragraph Essay Examples Essay About College Pressure Discursive Essay Youtube Entry Level Construction Cover Letter Examples Hot To Write An Essay Introduction Essay Thesis Statement Definition Thesis Proposal Mit Eecs Following Directions In Class Essay Ap Essay Questions Huck Finn Sample Application Letter University Scholarship Major Depression Case Study Examples Writing Short Reports Ppt Science Fair Research Paper Title Personal Statement Writing Workshop Personal Statement Law School Format Nature Essay Examples For High School Example Of Personal Statement Internship Where To Order Essay Free Research Paper Graphic Organizer Personal Statement Graduate Philosophy Application Letter For Medical Representative Without Experience Harvard Case Study Guide Essay Writing Telugu Language Write My College Paper For Me Sample Annotated Bibliography Apa Style 6th Edition Activities To Help Speech And Language Development I Don#39t Want To Do My Assignment Occupational Therapy Application Personal Statement Personal Statement Letter Head History Essay Introduction Help How To Write A Literature Review Apa Template Creative Writing Jobs Houston Essay Generator Reddit Creative Writing-fiction Creative Non-fiction Poetry Essay On Developing Leadership Skills Creative Writing Course Edmonton Army Rules And Regulations Essay College Persuasive Research Paper Topics Top 50 Mfa Creative Writing 2012 4th Grade Ela Practice Essay Critical Thinking Press Math Literature Review On Library Sample Application Letter For Teacher 1 Position Coursework Administration Intern Cover Letter Help Qub Psychology Coursework Cover Sheet Personal Statement Where To Start Esl Cover Letter Rubric Essay Scorer Free Critical Thinking On Reading Comprehension How To Write A Letter Of Application Teaching Position Essay Best Group Leader Sample Essay Questions College Applications Cover Letter Manager Hotel Research Paper Topics For American History A Case Study Analysis Sample Othello Essay Topics- Grade 12 Essay Topics For High School Students Narrative Writing Thesis Statement Persuasive Essay Creative Writing Group Activities Making An Outline For An Argumentative Essay Spanish Essay My Family Technical Report Writing Today Daniel G Riordan Write Up Survey Report Short Essay Grading Rubric Cover Letter Resume Office Assistant Literature Review Chapter Essay On Serving The Community Best Paper Writing Service Forum Ghostwriters For Hire Online Essay Grading Sat Essay Scorer Oldmans Easy English Writing Style Define Independence Essay Literature Review Libguide Structure For Apa Research Paper Application Letter For Internship Finance Literature Review In Psychological Research Creative Writing Books Kids Easy Essay Topics For Esl Students Descriptive Essay Rubric High School Year 10 Persuasive Essay Topics Students Using Essay Writing Services A Level Spanish Essay Writing Tips Persuasive Essay Topics Fahrenheit 451 Assignments Writing Essay Outline University Ocr Critical Thinking Heinemann Buy An Argumentative Essay Personal Statement Format Uni Case Study Related To Strategic Management French Essay Words Transition Case Study Interview Sapient Creative Writing Masters In Europe Narrative Essay Sample For Kids Format For Writing Essay Questions Literature Review On Nursing Burnout No Motivation To Write Essay Princeton Review Personal Statement Book Critical Thinking And Clinical Reasoning In Nursing Creative Writing Xic Essay Form Essay Great Personalities Mla Works Cited Volume Clemson Personal Statement Undergraduate Essay About Family Sports International Finance Assignment Help Writing Rest Service In Java Essay Scholarships Samples Definition Of Critical Thinking By John Dewey Essay Writings Online Creative Writing Stanford Online Cover Letter Samples For Student Nurses Writing In 3rd Person Examples Easybib Url Cover Letter For Resume Examples For Receptionist Spanish Essay On Holidays Quantitative Research Article Critique Ppt Custom Dissertation Writing Uk Creative Writing Classes Dc Area Help Writing Nursing Papers Cover Letter Sample Tourism Job Creative Writing Courses Ontario Cover Letter For Environmental Internship How To Write A Persuasive Essay For Children Cover Letter For Job Within Current Company Research Paper Mla Format 2011 Research Paper Topics 1800s Essay Topics 20th Century Example Of 5 Paragraph Essay For Middle School Writing Lesson Plans Verbs Oregon State University Application Essay Topics Esl Writing Worksheets For Children Argumentative Essay Topics Prisons Literature Review In Conceptual Framework College Assignments Planner Essay Prompts Harrison Bergeron Personal Statement Examples For Education Job Cover Letter For Development Internship Unusual Medical Case Study Ieee Research Paper Format Essay On Urban And Rural Areas Creative College Essay Topic Ideas Free Essays On Organizational Leadership Medical Case Study Quizzes Cover Letter The Best Essay Sample Guide Buy Resume Online Essay Topics Renaissance Essay About Missing Friends Term Paper With Abstract Essay Status Women Modern India Homework Help Toronto Public Library Creative Writing Class For Children Essay On Respect Yahoo Application Letter For Internship In Malaysia English Writing Essays Writing Conclusion Academic Essay Example Of Case Study Write Up Thesis Proposal Report Schreyer Cover Letter With Job Application Sample Sample Essay Topics For Kids English Essay Revision Personal Statement For Jmu Job Letter Recommendation Sample Student Doctor Personal Statement Examples Cover Letter For Teaching Job Pakistan Essay Topics High School Seniors Letter Of Intent Business Sample Mla Essay Example Quote Essays Made By Filipino Writers Thesis Example Descriptive Essay Report Writing Skills Pdf Freelance Writer Resume Tips Moore Parker Critical Thinking Ninth Edition Phd Without Coursework I Have Done My Homework In Spanish Sales Cover Letter Template Free Case Studies In Applied Epidemiology Cdc Medical School Personal Statement Examples Harvard Assistance Writing Papers Online Resume Cover Letter Builder Cover Letter Oracle Consultant Case Study For Mba Interview Owl Research Paper Citations How To Write An Essay About Yourself For A Scholarship Cover Letter Without Addressee Name Write Essay My Best Friend Rutgers Essay Samples Ap Coursework Pampg Case Study Competition Personal Statement Examples Nyu Persuasive Research Essay Assignment Argumentative Essay Great Depression Essay Evaluation Checklist Essay About Family Dinner Cover Letter For Cv Job Application Letter I Am Writing To Enquire 5 Page Research Paper Mla Format Literature Review Template Table

Reconsidering Surrender?

Lots of questions in the coming days now that the Memphis City Schools board has approved a charter surrender. We’ll be tracking down all of them.

One that popped up among the parliamentary minded overnight was whether the board could undo this at its next meeting in January when it approves the minutes of the Dec. 20 meeting.

The board that meets in January will be different. Sara Lewis becomes the new district six commissioner replacing Sharon Webb, who was one of the five yes votes for the charter surrender. Five votes were required to pass the resolution.

Lewis was among those who spoke at Monday night’s meeting as a citizen. She doesn’t think the board should have acted. Lewis favored a “stand down” that would have involved more public hearings. And she argued that the school system and its students were “hostages in a crisis.”

Even if Lewis were inclined to move to reconsider the school board decision at the first meeting in January, she couldn’t. She did not vote on the prevailing side.

And the other four yes votes for the charter surrender are considered solid.

Martavius Jones and Tomeka Hart have been the most outspoken and as a result the most tested by the political crossfire surrounding the controversy.

Stephanie Gatewood made up her mind a bit later. But she said Monday evening that she has been threatened politically as she runs for the state House district 89 seat in the Jan. and March special elections. Despite that, she declared for the charter surrender boldly saying it was a decision the school system should have made 39 to 40 years ago.

Patrice Robinson was the crucial fifth vote who didn’t come on board publicly until the meeting was underway. When she did, the veteran board member was calm and solid.

“What would this accomplish?” she asked repeatedly about the three year stand down with a study of school district boundaries under special school district status and what a consolidated school system might look like. “I don’t think we need another study. We need action.”

After the stand down and study backed by board member Jeff Warren failed, she began “I think everybody had a valid point.”

“It should be in the hands of the citizens,” she added. “This is a great opportunity for us to get this to the public.”

The four yes votes left on the board appear unshakable and comfortable with their decisions.

Sometimes in a situation like this, a vote from the other side will switch and vote with the prevailing side in order to be able to move for reconsideration. That didn’t happen this time.

Comments

  1. Jimmie Covington says:

    Under Robert's Rules, a motion to reconsider must be made before the end of the meeting at which the action was taken and the above is correct in that it must be made by someone on the prevailing said. However, a move to rescind a previous action is an entirely different motion. Someone needs to explore whether Ms. Lewis can make a motion to rescind and if she does and it passes, what would be the impact?

  2. Jimmie Covington says:

    Ooops…The previous comment should have said "pevailing side" and not "prevailing said."

  3. Jimmie Covington says:

    Also want to say this about the minutes thing. The procedure followed by the City Council that an action is not final until the minutes are approved is a quirky procedure of thecouncil alone that is probably unknown to man in the rest of the world….

  4. [...] Pickler ‘deeply disappointed’ with Memphis school board move to surrender charter Reconsidering Surrender? MCS Charter: Jones vs. Whalum Kyles, Montgomery on Charter Surrender Cash: Amid Memphis charter [...]

Dansette

google