NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: E-LEARNING PROGRAM
Pursuant to the provisions of the Illinois Open Meetings Act, NOTICE IS HEARBY GIVEN by The Board of Education of DeKalb Community Unit School District 428, that a Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium at DeKalb High School at 501 W. Dresser Rd., DeKalb, IL 60115.
The purpose of this hearing will be to receive public comment on the proposed e-Learning Program which, if approved, will permit students’ instruction to be received electronically while students are not physically present in lieu of the district’s scheduled emergency/snow days as amended by Public Act 101-0012. Section 5/10-20.56 of the School Code contains the minimum requirements to ensure staff and student participation in an E-Learning day will allow the day to be counted as a day of student attendance.
Notification of this hearing will be published in the Daily Chronicle on October 6, 2020. If approved, the e-Learning Program will be implemented for a three-year term.