Mesa Public Schools Governing Board To Start Meetings Will Moment Of Silence
The Mesa Public Schools Governing Board is changing its long-standing practice of starting meetings with a prayer. Spokeswoman Helen Holland says on the advice of legal counsel, meetings will now begin with a moment of silence.
“It reflects the current practice in classrooms across the district,”
The move comes in advance of a United States Supreme Court case that could change the way public prayer is viewed by governmental bodies from