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The Ames School Board has a regularly scheduled meeting tonight beginning at 5:30 p.m. People can participate in the meeting the following ways:

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://ames-k12-ia-us.zoom.us/j/85944585258
Or iPhone one-tap :
US: +13017158592,,85944585258#  or +13126266799,,85944585258#
Or Telephone:
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 646 558 8656  or +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 669 900 9128
Webinar ID: 859 4458 5258
International numbers available: https://ames-k12-ia-us.zoom.us/u/kdSNup5iLs

The District will be discussing its Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action under “informational item” on the agenda.

The BLM School Week of Action will teach students that white people hate protests, everybody has the right to choose their own gender and the principles of the Black Panthers.

That’s just the beginning.

Item six allows for residents of the district, students attending the district, parents or guardians of students attending the district and district staff members to address the board about any topic.

Those who wish to speak must sign up at the beginning of the meeting. Speaker participation is limited to three minutes once per item. The views and opinions of citizens addressing the Board do not necessarily reflect those of the Board, District administration, or staff. Speakers are to remember that Iowa law prohibits the Board from discussing specific employees, students or their performance. Student speakers will state their name and school. Others will state their name and address.

Author: Jacob Hall