Teachers may be required to attend one staff meeting per month following student dismissal during the contracted work day.AB. POST-SECONDARY ENROLLMENT The determination of student eligibility for post secondary enrollment will be restricted as much as allowable under Ohio Revised Code mandates. AC. WEST GEAUGA PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE The West Geauga Professional Development Committee, in compliance with Ohio Revised Code 3319.22, shall be composed of eleven (11) members - eight(8) WGEA member representatives and three (3) administrators. The WGEA member representatives shall be elected by the Association members within each respective building. The administrators shall be appointed by the Superintendent. 1. Terms on the WGPDC shall be determined by the WGPDC with approval by the Association. Vacancies occurring during a term shall be filled by the appointing authority. 2. There shall be a process to appeal WGPDC decisions. This process will be outlined in the WGPDC policies, procedures, and guidelines document. 3. The WGPDC shall determine the time, place, and dates of its meetings. 4. Expenses of the WGPDC shall be borne by the Board up to an annual cap of $17,500.00, which includes stipends, costs for release time, chairperson stipend, and professional development workshops. The budget and expenditures will be approved by the Superintendent. Denial of any budget or individual expenditure shall not be arbitrary or capricious. Release time will be provided for a maximum of eight (8) meetings during the school year. A maximum of four (4) meetings can be held outside of the school day or school year. Each teacher committee member who attends one of these four (4) meetings will be provided a stipend of$150.00 per meeting. Attendance at related professional development workshops and/or training shall be provided for WGPDC members as deemed necessary to perform their duties.