3.1. Unity of Control
First Reading: May 18,2021
Adopted: June 1, 2021
Policy Title: 3.1. Unity of Control
Only official acts of the board are binding on the Superintendent. Accordingly:
- Decisions or instructions of individual board members, officers, or committees are not binding on the Superintendent except in rare instances when the board has specifically authorized such exercise of authority.
- In the case of board members or committees requesting information or assistance without board authorization, the Superintendent can refuse such requests that require, in the Superintendent’s opinion, a material amount of staff time or funds or is disruptive.