backbone of the United States of America is our precious
values of freedom, civility and equality. Yesterday's
apparent acts of terrorism have resulted in grave tragedies
with overwhelming loss of life. They have rocked and
saddened the people of every community in our great
nation as never before.
is incumbent upon Miami-Dade County Public Schools to
reach out to our students as well as to the people of
the communities struck by these unspeakable acts of
violence by offering our support, love and assistance
during this difficult time. We must continue to teach
that violence and terrorism should not be tolerated
- not here or in any part of the world.
item does not appear in the published agenda. The good
cause to vary from the agenda is timeliness. The next
scheduled School Board meeting is not until October
PROPOSED BY DR. ROBERT B. INGRAM: That
The School Board of Miami-Dade County, Florida, approve
Resolution No. 01-37 of The School Board of Miami-Dade
County, Florida, condemning the cowardly acts that resulted
in the apparent terrorist attacks in United States'
cities yesterday, September 11, 2001.