Newly hired, flexing her muscle in strange ways. Common technique from 1980s management books. Knocked down by board who apologized on her behalf and they clipped her wings.
She wanted to be seen as Authority. Thing is, it’s an old technique and doesn’t work with hardened school boards, who have seen it all.
That’s one good point for long lived positions: They know abuse when they see it.
They expel girls whose knees are showing or boys whose underwear is showing. This is school. They like stupid rules.