Originally published at The Reporter
For many years, one forgotten and thankless elected position has been that of a school board member. But for the past 18 months, the spotlight on school boards has been intense and heated.
Angry rival groups of parents have overwhelmed school board meetings. Fights over in-person learning, curriculum, culture issues, and mask mandates have divided communities. And the policies from Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration have stoked some of the most intense and vitriolic disagreements.
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