Julie Tanner for School Board
“A More Responsive Board for More Effective Education”
-Parent: 6 children through Davis School District, classroom volunteer (23 yrs)
-Educator: B.A. Elementary Education (BYU), full-time and part-time teacher/substitute in CA and UT (12 yrs)
-Community Member: Davis County resident (23 yrs), county and state Republican Party delegate, Community Council member (Elementary, Jr High, High School), current Davis School Board member
Increased Voice of All Constituents:
-Implemented policy within weeks of election allowing public comments at board meetings, a practice previously unpermitted.
-Advocated new math program for a school Community Council and facilitated its implementation. Math scores have risen significantly.
-Initiated formal evaluations of Superintendent and Business Administrator, improving accountability to the Board and community.
-Hired an independent auditor to report directly to the Board. Making better-informed budget and policy decisions.
-Hired a visionary superintendent focused on safety, blended learning, accountability and efficiency.
-Expand input from parents, educators, community
-Improve teacher voice, morale and retention
-Establish Ombud’s Office to help achieve above goals