Some quick thoughts on the 10-hour board meeting that saw Mike Miles get no raise, a two-year extension, and the chance to consult for money that will go to a nonprofit that raises money for DISD.
• First, I can’t argue with anything in this editorial, which praises the board for voting 7-2 to extend Miles’ contract. Well done.
• The board meeting went so long in closed session (9ish hours) because at least four board members wanted to wait until Miles’ evaluation, scheduled for August-September, was concluded. This makes sense on its face, but in reality was not a good enough reason to put off discussing his contract. [...]Full Story