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RDRSSP February 2024 Meeting Minutes

Reading Difficulties Risk Screener Selection Panel February 2024 Meeting Final Minutes.


Reading Difficulties Risk Screener Selection Panel

An advisory body to the California State Board of Education

Final Minutes of Meeting: February 16, 2024
(Panel approved on March 15, 2024)


Report of Action
Friday, February 16, 2024

Panelists Present:
  • Young-Suk Kim, Chair
  • Yesenia Guerrero, Vice Chair
  • Dominic Grasso
  • Carlin Graveline
  • Martha Martinez
  • Jessica Niessen
  • Gisela O’Brien
  • Timothy Odegard
  • Tamara Wilson

Please note that the complete proceedings of the January 16, 2024, Reading Difficulties Risk Screener Selection Panel (Panel or RDRSSP) meeting, including closed-captioning, are available on the RDRSSP web page.


California Department of Education (CDE)
1430 N Street, Room 1101
Sacramento, CA 95814

  1. Call to Order
    Chair Kim called the meeting to order at approximately 9:12 a.m.

  2. Salute to the Flag
    Vice Chair Guerrero led the salute to the flag.

  3. Communications

  4. Oaths of Office

  5. Announcements

  6. Special Presentations: Public notice is hereby given that special presentations for informational purposes may take place during this session.

  7. Agenda Items

  8. Adjournment

Agenda Items

Item 01:

Subject: Opening Remarks of Chair and Vice-Chair

Type of Action: Information

Chair Kim and Vice Chair Guerrero gave opening remarks.

Action: No action was taken.

Item 02:

Subject: Reading Difficulties Risk Screener Selection Panel Orientation

Type of Action: Action, Information

State Board of Education (SBE) staff gave presentations that provided the Panel an opportunity to learn the Panel’s policies, procedures, and focus.

Action: No action was taken.

Item 03:

Subject: Draft Review Process and Evaluation Criteria Specified Under California Education Code (EC) Section 53008, subdivisions (b)(1) and (g)

Type of Action: Action, Information

Recommendation: The CDE recommends that the Panel present the addendum and related Panel discussion feedback and public interest holder feedback to the State Board of Education at its March Board meeting

Action: Panelist Niessen moved to approve the CDE staff recommendation.

Panelist Wilson seconded the motion.

Yes votes: Panelists Grasso, Graveline, Guerrero, Kim, O’Brien, Odegard, Niessen, Martinez, and Wilson

No votes: None

Members Absent: None

Abstentions: None

Recusals: None

The motion passed with nine votes.

Item 04:

Subject: General Public Comment.

Public Comment is invited on any matter not included on the printed agenda. Public comment will be limited to one minute.

Type of Action: Information

Action: No Action Taken.

Adjournment of Meeting

Chair Kim adjourned the meeting at approximately 11:55 a.m.

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Last Reviewed: Thursday, March 28, 2024
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