Friday, October 28, 2022

School Committee hears of the DEI plan and Equity Audit findings (audio)

FM #866 = This is the Franklin Matters radio show, number 866 in the series. 

This session shares the Franklin, MA School Committee meeting held on Tuesday, Oct 25, 2022. The meeting was conducted in the Council Chambers with all seven members present. 

School Committee Chair Denise Spencer opens the meeting at 7:00 PM. 

Key item on the agenda

Diversity Equity & Inclusion Improvement Plan reviewed including the Equity Audit findings which inform the plan

The show notes contain a link to the full agenda and to my notes & photos captured via Twitter during the meeting. 

The Committee entered Executive Session on a negotiation discussion not to return to public meeting.

The recording runs about three hours, thirty four minutes, so let’s listen to the Franklin School Committee on Oct 25, 2022.

Audio file ->


School Committee page -> 

The agenda for this meeting can be found


The Packet folder contains the documents released for this meeting.


My notes captured via Twitter and compiled into one PDF doc ->


YouTube video link for this meeting ->

Photos from the meeting (mostly screen shots of the presentations not yet posted to the packet folder) 


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School Committee hears of the DEI plan and Equity Audit findings (audio)
School Committee hears of the DEI plan and Equity Audit findings (audio) 

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