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August 14, 2020 Meeting Minutes

State of California
Gavin Newsom, Governor
1430 N Street, Suite 5111
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-319-0827
Fax: 916-319-0175

California Practitioners Advisory Group Meeting



August 14, 2020

California Practitioners Advisory Group Members
  • Melanie Greene, Chair
  • Ed Manansala, Vice Chair
  • Jorge Aguilar (ABSENT)
  • Ronald Anaya
  • Bootsie Battle-Holt
  • Diane Grotjohn
  • Jo Ann Isken
  • Linda Kaminski
  • Kimberly Kenne
  • Tara Kini
  • Nancy Lara
  • Jesse Levin
  • Nancy Portillo
  • Araceli Simeon
  • Terena Small
  • Janelle Woodward
Liaisons to the State Board of Education
  • Ilene Straus
  • Rachael Maves, Deputy Superintendent, Instruction and Measurement Branch
  • Lindsay Tornatore, Director, CDE Student Support and Achievement Division
  • Sara Pietrowski, Policy Director, State Board of Education

Friday, August 14, 2020

9:00 a.m. Pacific Time ±

  • Call to Order (9:00 am)
  • Salute to the Flag
  • Overview of Agenda
  • Announcements
  • Roll Call and Introductions
  • Special Presentations
    • Public notice is hereby given that special presentations for informational purposes may take place during this session.
  • Agenda Items
  • Adjournment


Item 04

Subject:California Practitioners Advisory Group Priorities, Including, but not limited to, Agenda Items; Approval of Minutes.

Type of Action:Action, Information

  • Motion to approve February 2020 CPAG Minutes – Jo Ann Isken
  • Second – Ed Manansala
  • VOTE – Yes: 15; No: 0; Abstain: 0

Item 01

Subject: Update on the Continued Development Work and Revisions Under Consideration for the California School Dashboard: The 2020 Dashboard, a New Color Scheme for the Five-by-Five Color Grids, New Career Measures in the College/Career Indicator, and the Student Growth Model.

Type of Action:Action, Information

  • Cindy Kazanis, CDE
  • Jenny Singh, CDE
  • Kimberly Mundhenk, CDE
  • Parth Sarin, CDE
  • Katrina Gonzalez, CDE
  • Syma Solovich, CDE
  • Action: No action taken

Item 02

Subject:Learning Continuity and Attendance Plan Template and Resources Overview.

Type of Action:Action, Information

  • Josh Strong, CDE
  • Action: No action taken

Item 03

Subject:Background information and Implementation Plan for Education Code 52064.5 (c) Related to the Standards for Local Indicators.

Type of Action:Action, Information

  • Jonathan Isler – CDE
  • Thomas Bjorkman - CDE
  • Action: No action taken

Item 05

Subject:General Public Comment. Public comment is invited on any matternotincluded on the printed agenda. Depending on the number of individuals wishing to address the California Practitioners Advisory Group, the presiding officer may establish specific time limits on presentations.

Type of Action:Information



Last Reviewed: Thursday, November 19, 2020
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