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Title I Committee of Practitioners (COP)

Governing policy, members, meeting notices, and related information.

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Member Recruitment

The State Board of Education is seeking applications for appointment to serve on the Title I Committee of Practitioners, and the submission due date has been extended to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 22, 2012. The purpose of this committee is to review any State rules and regulations relating to Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act in order to ensure that they conform to the purposes of Title I.

Background

Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (PL107-110, Section 1903; 20 USC 6573) requires each State educational agency that receives Title I funds to create a State Committee of Practitioners to advise the State in carrying out its responsibilities under Title I. The composition and duties of the Title I COP are set out in the law as follows:

SEC. 1903. STATE ADMINISTRATION.
(b) COMMITTEE OF PRACTITIONERS-

(1) IN GENERAL- Each State educational agency that receives funds under this title shall create a State committee of practitioners to advise the State in carrying out its responsibilities under this title.
(2) MEMBERSHIP- Each such committee shall include –

(A)  as a majority of its members, representatives from local educational agencies;
(B)  administrators, including the administrators of programs described in other parts of this title;
(C)  teachers, including vocational educators;
(D)  parents;
(E)  members of local school boards;
(F)  representatives of private school children; and
(G)  pupil services personnel.

(3)  DUTIES- The duties of such committee shall include a review, before publication, of any proposed or final State rule or regulation pursuant to this title,  In an emergency situation where such rule or regulation must be issued within a very limited time to assist local educational agencies with the operation of the program under this title, the State educational agency may issue a regulation without prior consultation, but shall immediately thereafter convene the State committee of practitioners to review the emergency regulation before issuance in final form.

Governing Policy

Members

Meeting Notices

  • Meeting Notice: February 28, 2012 (Posted 17-Feb-2012)
    The purpose of the meeting is to review two items that are agendized for the State Board of Education meeting on March 7 and 8. 2012. The first item is on a possible ESEA Section 9401 Waiver; the second is on Supplemental Educational Services and School Improvement Grants.
  • Meeting Notice: November 22, 2010 (Posted 12-Nov-2010)
    The purpose of the meeting is to review the 2010-11 federal guidance on the School Improvement Grant (SIG) application for input on the State Educational Agency's application.
  • Meeting Notice: December 22, 2009
    The purpose of the meeting is to review the federal guidance on the School Improvement Grant (SIG) application for input on the State Educational Agency's application.
  • Meeting Notice: July 30, 2009
    The purpose of the meeting is to review the Supplemental Educational Services Regulations and the draft Waiver Guidance.
  • Meeting Notice: March 20, 2009
    The purpose of this meeting is to review the proposed Supplemental Educational Services (SES) regulations.
  • Meeting Notice: Screening Committee State Board of Education-Thursday, March 5, 2009 (Posted 20-Feb-2009)
    The purpose of this meeting is to review applications and conduct interviews of candidates for appointment to the SB 472 Review Panel Members, Curriculum Development and Supplemental Materials Commission, and Title I Committee of Practitioners.

Meeting Minutes

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