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January 2012 Meeting Agenda

January 25, 2012 meeting agenda of the American Indian Education Oversight Committee.

American Indian Education Oversight Committee (AIEOC) Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, January 25, 2012
10 a.m.–5 p.m.
California Department of Education
1430 N Street, Room 4101
Sacramento, CA 95814

Purpose

This committee shall provide input and advice to the State Superintendent of Public Instruction (SSPI) on all aspects of American Indian Education programs established by the state.

American Indian Education Oversight Committee Members

Laura Lee George, Chair

Amber Machamer, Vice Chair

André Cramblit, Parliamentarian

Irma Amaro*

Deborah DeForge

Helen L. Doherty

Rodney Lindsay*

Kathleen Marshall

Rachel McBride*

Russell "Butch" Murphy

*Denotes American Indian Education Center Director

Agenda Items

The Order of Business May Be Changed Without Notice

Item 1

Subject: Tom Torlakson, SSPI

Item 2

Subject: Public Comment

Public Comment is invited on any matter not included on the printed agenda. Depending on the number of individuals wishing to address the AIEOC, the presiding officer may establish specific time limits on presentations.

Item 3

Subject: California Department of Education (CDE) Updates: Presenter: Judy Delgado, American Indian Education Consultant, CDE

Reduction in funding in the Governor’s Budget of the Non-Proposition 98 funding for the American Indian Education Centers Funding for 2012–13.

State Board of Education—American Indian Advisory Committee status.

Item 4

Subject: California Longitudinal Pupil Achievement Data System (CALPADS): Presenter: To be determined

A longitudinal data system used to maintain individual-level data including student demographics, course data, discipline, assessments, staff assignments, and other data for state and federal reporting.

Item 5

Subject: Indian Land Tenure Curriculum in California: Presenter: Cheryl Tuttle

A curriculum developed by the Round Valley Unified School District in Covelo, California.

Item 6

Subject: AIEOC Report: Presenter: André Cramblit, Parliamentarian, AIEOC

This report will provide information on the achievements of the AIEOC as well as discuss the academic status of American Indian students in California.

Item 7

Subject: Legislative Fieldtrips: Presenter: Laura Lee George, Chairman, AIEOC

To discuss the purpose, participants to be invited, locations of visits, and other logistics.

Item 8

Subject: Legislative Update: Presenter: Katherine Valenzuela, Policy Advocate at Public Advocates

Information on legislative bills that affect American Indian students.

Item 9

Subject: Committee Business: Including, but not limited to, future meeting plans; future agenda items; officer nominations and/or elections; declaratory and commendatory resolutions; bylaw review and revision; Board policy; approval of minutes; Board liaison reports; training of Board members; and announcement of matters of general interest.

Statute for American Indian Education Oversight Committee

California Education Code Section 33370(g) states:

The Superintendent, with input from existing center directors, shall appoint an American Indian Education Oversight Committee by January 30, 2007, composed of at least seven educators, four of whom shall be American Indian education center directors. All members shall possess proven knowledge of current educational policies relating to, and issues faced by, American Indian communities in California. This committee shall provide input and advice to the Superintendent on all aspects of American Indian education programs established by the state.

All times are approximate and are provided for convenience only. The order of business may be changed without notice. Anyone interested in a particular matter should plan on being in attendance. The AIEOC will commence, recess, and reconvene as necessary throughout the meeting. Time is set aside for individuals to speak on any topic not otherwise on the agenda. In all cases, the presiding officer reserves the right to impose time limits on presentations as necessary to ensure that the agenda is completed.

Reasonable accommodation will be provided for any individual with a disability. Pursuant to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, any individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in a meeting or function of the task force may request assistance by contacting the Educational Options, Student Support, and American Indian Education Office at 1430 N Street, Suite 6408, Sacramento, CA, 95814-5901; or by phone at 916-323-2183; Fax: 916-323-6061.

For more information concerning this agenda, please contact the Educational Options, Student Support, and American Indian Education Office at 916-323-2183. This agenda is posted on the CDE's AIEOC Web page.

Questions: Judy Delgado | judelgado@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0506 
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