Waiver Workgroup Public Hearing Agenda
CALIFORNIA STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION1430 N Street, Suite 5111
Sacramento, CA 95814
REVISED Meeting Notice: Waiver Workgroup
Friday, December 12, 2008, 10:00 a.m.
State Board of Education Conference Room
California State Board of Education Office
1430 “N” Street, Room 5111
Westwood High School
4th & Greenwood, Westwood CA 96137
Poway Unified School District
13626 Twin Peaks Rd.
Poway, CA 92064-3034
2985-A Bear Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
The purpose of this meeting is to begin the process of identifying particular elements of the Education Code (EC) that are consistent impediments to the success of schools and districts and particular elements of the EC that are helpful and important. The product of this workgroup will help the Board as it considers future waiver policies and engages in discussions with the legislature regarding potential revisions of the EC.
- Call to order
- Welcome and Introductions
- Overview of Bagley Keene
- Charge of the Waiver Work Group
- Discussion regarding:
- Particular elements of the EC that are consistent impediments to the success of schools and districts
- Particular elements of the EC that are helpful and important
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For more information concerning this agenda, please contact Kathy Sumida, Office Technician, California State Board of Education, at 1430 N Street, Room 5111, Sacramento, CA, 95814; telephone (916) 319-0826; fax (916) 319-0175. To be added to the speaker's list, please fax or mail your written request to the above-referenced address/fax number. This agenda is posted on the State Board of Education's Web site [http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/].