What controls do teachers have?
Teachers and school administrators set the policies, such as the maximum cost of a single proposal or requiring that proposals be for capital improvements.
Student leaders and teachers review all proposals to ensure they meet school guidelines. Teachers also control which students can participate.
Can teachers vote?
Students and teachers jointly determine who can vote. We advocate that voting is limited to students because this reinforces the goal of putting the students in charge of the budget.
FirstRoot Debit Card FAQs
Do I have to "apply" for a Debit Card like a Credit Card or Bank Account? No, you do not. FirstRoot debit cards are NOT ordinary debit cards like those issued for your personal bank account. Instead, FirstRoot debit cards are "Corporate Debit ...
What is the research on program effectiveness?
Research has shown that: PB in schools increases civic engagement, even when there is not a formal curriculum driving the process [1, Bioscience High School in Phoenix, AZ]. PB in schools and the community influences budget priorities [2, New ...
How is data protected?
FirstRoot was created by extremely experienced software developers with backgrounds in information and data security, app development, and hosted software development. All data is stored in an encrypted format in Amazon Web Services Access to the ...
What policies exist to keep students safe?
We have implemented several policies to ensure children are safe: Student submitted content is automatically reviewed to identify and remove offensive or potentially offensive images or language. Students can flag content for review by teachers. ...