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School board to discuss science standards, recognize Teachers of the Year

Also: Second interim financial report, full and fair funding of California schools

The San Ramon Valley school board is set to hear a presentation on science standards and recognize some of the district’s exemplary teachers Tuesday night.

The Next Generation Science Standards are K-12 standards that have been developed by states in an effort to improve science education for all students.

And the educators recognized by the district as Teachers of the Year will then go on to represent SRVUSD in the county’s Teacher of the Year competition later this year.

The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the district complex, 699 Old Orchard Drive in Danville.

In other business

* Trustees will consider approving the 2017-18 second interim financial report.

* Board members will consider approving provisional internship permits for a Golden View Elementary teacher.

* The board will consider joining school districts across the state in adopting a resolution calling for full and fair funding of California’s public schools.

* During a closed session meeting beginning at 5:30 p.m., the board will confer with assistant superintendent of human resources Keith Rogenski regarding the district’s three employee unions.

Also in closed session, trustees will confer with legal counsel over one unspecified case of anticipated litigation, discuss the discipline/dismissal/release of unnamed certificated employees and consider appointing a director of accounting and payroll.

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