On the one hand, you have several of our community leaders gathering to discuss their organization’s plans, the idea to find common ground and ways to help each other achieve those goals. Very nice. Long overdue but very nice.
On the other, we get official notice there will be a school board recall effort – board members receiving their certified letters of notification the same day as the leadership meeting – where terms like “lack of leadership,” “lack of oversight,” and “failure to require accountability” are all used to describe select members of the Central City board of education.
Let’s take these one at a time: