Burlington School Commissioners


Jeanne Collins


School Board members, administrators and community members discuss issues and topics of the District.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2018-11-21
Format: 2018-11-21
High School Renovation and Subsequent Bond Vote - 10/02/2018
Clare Wool - Burlington School Board Chair Dave Hartnett - Burlington City Councilor Isaac Jenemann - BHS Student School Board Representative Tatum Vachereau - BHS 2018 Graduate We outline the November 6 election day ballot item for the...
BHS ReEnvisioning - 09/04/2018
Kate Stein, BHS ReEnvisioning Committee Chair, and Martine Gulick, Ward 4 School Commissioner, talk about the community engagement that has been implemented around renovating Burlington High School and what we know about the tax impact. For more...
Community Engagement - 07/03/2018
Martine Gulick, Ward 4 School Commissioner, and Mike Fisher, Ward 5 School Commissioner, are co-chairs of the Burlington School Board Community Engagement Committee. They give an introduction on how they plan to engage the community moving forward...
Restorative Practices in Burlington Schools - 05/01/2018
Ward 3 School Commissioner Liz Curry is joined by Rachel Jolly, the Director of the Burlington Community Justice Center, to discuss the restorative practices currently being implemented in Burlington schools. The Burlington School District'...
The Making of the Budget - 01/07/2016
Miriam Stoll, South District School Commissioner, hosts District Superintendent Yaw Obeng for a discussion on how the Burlington School District Budget is being developed. For more information visit the district web site:  www.bsdvt.org
English Language Learning - 11/05/2015
Burlington School Commissioner Liz Curry (Ward 3) speaks with new English Language Learning Director Miriam Etesham-Cating on the function of and her approaches to the ELL Program. For more information visit the district web site:  www.bsdvt.org
Hosted by Commissioners - 10/01/2015
Burlington School Commissioner Susanmarie Harrington speaks with Superintendent Yaw Obeng. For more information visit the district web site:  www.bsdvt.org
Commissioner Liz Curry - 09/03/2015
 Ward 3 School Board Commissioner/Clerk Liz Curry speaks to the new year of school in the district.  For more information visit the district web site:  www.bsdvt.org
Commissioners Mark Porter and Stephanie Seguino - 06/04/2015
 Ward 1 School Commissioner and Commission Chair Mark Porter speaks with Ward 6 Commissioner Stephanie Seguino, on the new Superintendent and Diversity in the school district. For more information visit the district web site:  www.bsdvt.org
The Act of Teaching - 03/05/2015
School Board Chair Patrick Hallady speaks with Rebecca Haslam, Teacher at the Champlain School and Vermont Teacher of the Year, as well as Christina Norland, Music Teacher at Edmunds Elementary and alternate Vermont Teacher of the Year on the '...
Hosted by Various Commissioners - 11/06/2014
For more information visit the district web site:  www.bsdvt.org
Burlington School District Superintendent Search - 10/02/2014
Boar Chair Patrick Halladay speaks with Executive Director of Partnership for Change, Hal Colston on the district's search for a new superintendent. For more information visit the district web site:  www.bsdvt.org
Summer Opportunities Academics and Enrichment Project (SOAR) - 09/04/2014
Jim Drown, Director, BSD Summer SOAR Program and Christy Gallese, Extended Learning Director with the BSD, speak of the benefits of SOAR (Summer Opportunities Academics and enRichment) Program.  For more information visit the district web site...
School Issues - 08/07/2014
Patrick Halladay interviews Victor Prussack, Coordinator of Magnet Schools & K-8 Registration, about Burlington Magnet Schools.  For more information visit the district web site:  www.bsdvt.org
BHS Innovative Programs - 06/05/2014
 Ward 1 School Board member Keith Pillsbury is joined by BHS Principal Amy Mellencamp and others to discuss the innovative ongoing work at the high school (Year End Studies (YES) Program, Patnership for Change, etc...)  For more...