The Education Committee works to ensure all students have access to an equal and high-quality public education by promoting school resource equity, increasing teacher quality, promoting parent engagement, and enhancing early childhood literacy initiatives. 

The Education Committee Shall:

  • Seek to eliminate segregation and other discriminatory practices in public education;
  • Study local educational conditions affecting minority groups;
  • Investigate the public school system and school zoning;
  • Familiarize itself with textbook materials there from which is racially derogatory;
  • Seek to stimulate school attendance;
  • Keep informed of school conditions and strive to correct abuses where found;
  • Investigate the effects of standardized and high stakes testing practices and teacher certification;
  • Promote parental involvement in education.