Decatur County Community Schools
Administrative Guidelines


Attendance at educational meetings shall be controlled by the Superintendent in accordance with School Board policy and/or terms of negotiated, collectively-bargained agreement.

Educational meetings are intended to include professional conventions, conferences, workshops, drive-ins, etc., which are conducted for the purpose of disseminating information, making inquiries into the nature of an educational problem, etc.



Staff members should request leave to attend educational meetings at least thirty (30) days in advance of the meeting to allow for proper approval. (See Form 3243 F1)



Attendance shall be limited to those staff members who have responsibilities directly related to the topics dealt with at a meeting and have participated in similar activities conducted with the Corporation or the local area.



Reimbursement for travel, rooms, and other meeting expenses shall be made, within budgetary constraints, on the basis of itemized expense accounts and submitted on Form 3243 F2:


Registration fees exclusive of personal dues shall be reimbursed.

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