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June 29, 2021 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 (CPAG)



June 29, 2021

California Practitioners Advisory Group Members
  • Melanie Greene, Chair
  • Ed Manansala, Vice Chair
  • Jorge Aguilar (not present)
  • Ronald Anaya
  • Bootsie Battle-Holt
  • Mia Cooper
  • Diane Grotjohn
  • Jo Ann Isken
  • Linda Kaminski
  • Kimberly Kenne
  • Tara Kini (not present)
  • Nancy Lara
  • Jesse Levin
  • Nancy Portillo
  • Terena Small
  • Janelle Woodward (not present)
Liaisons to the State Board of Education
  • Ilene Straus

June 29, 2021 Video RecordingExternal link opens in new window or tab. (Video; 2:04:10)

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

1:00 p.m. Pacific Time ±

  • Call to Order (1:03 pm)
  • 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 02

Subject: California Practitioners Advisory Group Priorities, Including, but not limited to, Agenda Items; Approval of Minutes; General Comments and Questions from CPAG Members; and Other Matters of Interest.

Type of Action: Action, Information

  • Motion to approve February 2021 CPAG Minutes – Jo Ann Isken
  • Second – Bootsie Battle-Holt
  • VOTE – Yes: 9; No: 0; Abstain: 2

Item 01

Subject: Information item related to California’s State Plan for Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Funds as required under the American Rescue Plan Act.

Type of Action: Action, Information

  • Elly Garner, California Department of Education
  • Heather Matson, West Ed
  • Action: No action taken

Item 03

Subject: General 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 California Practitioners Advisory Group, the presiding officer may establish specific time limits on presentations.

Type of Action: Information 


Last Reviewed: Thursday, August 26, 2021
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