"If by the book/regulations can help with this....
28. A parent involvement committee of a board shall
(e) determine, in consultation with the board’s director of education and in keeping with the board’s policies, how funding, if any,…"
I heard back from a few PICs when you asked about this earlier. The five PICs that responded indicated that their position is the same as yours, ie. they do not have their own accounts. I think this is probably the case across the…"
"School councils may have their own bank accounts for funds obtained by them through fund-raising. Council funds and expenditures must be reported annually through the PSAB. PIC's work differently because the funds they work with come from the…"
"Good questions to ponder, Susan. Made me wonder... how does "hope" (or not having hopefulness) impact engagement?
I saw this blog post shared a lot on other social media platforms... lots of comments too. High school level…"
I understand that most school level councils have their own bank accounts. Our Board Level Parent Involvment Committee is not in charge of their own finances and have to go to the Director for every expenditure. I am wondering if other Board level Parent Involvement Committee's have their own bank accounts or is their monies being controlled by the Director/Board. See More
"Excellent point Mike! I often feel like the parent/community 'consultations' come after decisions have been made. These aren't really consultations or attempts to work with the parents/community, they're just…"