To provide a consistent process for reviewing and developing draft policy that will be presented to the Board for consideration to ensure all statements of policy are in accordance with Board Policy CH.BP - Framework for Policy Development and Review.
Policy Sponsor is the District Support Team member assigned by the Superintendent of Schools with the overall responsibility for development, review or revision of a policy. The District Support Team is comprised of the Superintendent of Schools, Assistant Superintendents, and Executive Directors.
Manager Policy Development is an individual designated to oversee the implementation of Board Policy CH.BP - Framework for Policy Development and Review. The Manager also provides oversight for the development of administrative regulations on behalf of the Superintendent of Schools.
Policy Development Lead is an individual assigned by the Sponsor to lead the development, review or revision of a specific policy.
Policy Development, in the context of this regulation, refers to both new policy development and the review and revision of an existing policy.
(please see Sections 60 and 113 of the School Act)