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California Workforce Pathways Minutes

The Workforce Pathways Joint Advisory Committee plans to address workforce pathways to address California’s regional economies.

REPORT OF ACTION
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Members of California Workforce Pathways Joint Advisory Committee

Member Present

State Board of Education
  • Feliza Ortiz-Licon
  • Patricia Rucker
  • Ting Sun, Vice Chair
California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office, Board of Governors
  • Amy Costa
  • Jolena Grande, Chair
  • Man Phan
Ex-Officio
  • Kristin McGuire, Young Invincibles
  • Alma Salazar, Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce

Principal Staff

California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office
  • Sheneui Weber, Vice Chancellor, Workforce and Economic Development
  • Lynn Shaw, Interim Director, Workforce and Economic Development
  • Jeff Mrizek, Dean, Workforce and Economic Development
  • Matthew Roberts, Dean, Workforce and Economic Development
California Department of Education
  • Tom Adams, Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction, Teaching and Learning Support Branch
  • Donna Wyatt, Director, Career and College Transition Division
  • Lisa Reimers, Education Programs Consultant, Career and College Transition Division
State Board of Education
  • Patricia de Cos, Deputy Executive Director
  • Pamela Castleman, Education Programs Consultant

Please note that the complete proceedings of the February 19, 2019 California Workforce Pathways Joint Advisory Committee (CWPJAC) meeting, including closed-captioning, are available online, California Workforce Pathway.

California Workforce Pathways Joint Advisory Committee Meeting

Call to Order

Introductions

Chair Grande called the meeting to order at approximately 12:10 p.m.

Approval of Meeting Minutes
  • January 11, 2019
    • Vice Chair Sun moved to approve the January 11, 2019 meeting minutes.
    • Member Phan seconded the motion.
      • Yes Votes: Chair Grande, Member Phan, Member Rucker, and Vice Chair Sun
      • No votes: None
      • Member Absent: Member Costa and Member Ortiz-Licon
      • Recusals: None

      The motion passwed with four votes.

Meeting Overview
Purpose of Committee Meetings
REview of Meeting Documents

Agenda Items

Item 01
  • Subject: Summary of Public Feedback on theGuiding Policy Principles to Support K–14+ Pathways, as approved by the California Workforce Pathways Joint Advisory Committee (CWPJAC) in 2018.
  • Type of Action: Information
  • Recommendation: Staff of the CWPJAC recommends that the CWPJAC review the public input to the Guiding Policy Principles to Support K–14+ Pathways document to date.
  • ACTION: No Action Taken.
Item 02
  • Subject: California Career Technical Education (CTE) Initiatives: Update on the Career Technical Education Incentive Grant (CTEIG) and the K–12 Strong Workforce Program (K–12 SWP).
  • Type of Action: Information
  • Recommendation: Staff from the California Department of Education (CDE) and California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office (CCCCO) recommend that the California Workforce Pathways Joint Advisory Committee (CWPJAC) receive an update and provide any feedback on the progress of work to this date, as deemed necessary.
  • ACTION: No Action Taken.
Item 03
  • Subject: The 2019–20 Transition Plan for the federal Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21stCentury Act.
  • Type of Action: Information
  • Recommendation: Staff from the California Department of Education (CDE) and California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office (CCCCO) recommends that the California Workforce Pathways Joint Advisory Committee (CWPJAC) review the draft of the 2019–20 Perkins V Transition Plan to consider the strengths and gaps in the Plan and make recommendations, provide feedback, guidance, and directions to assist staff in making any revisions to the draft plan.
  • ACTION: No Action Taken.

Public Comment

Chair Grande asked for public comment. No public comments were given.


Discussion and Next Steps

Schedule of Future Meetings
  • Monday, March 11, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.*
  • Monday, April 22, 2019*
  • Wednesday, May 29, 2019*

* The previously proposed meeting dates and times for 2019 may be adjusted.


Adjournment

Chair Grande adjourned the meeting at approximately 3:58 p.m.

Questions:   Lisa Reimers | lreimers@cde.ca.gov | 916-322-1762
Last Reviewed: Monday, March 18, 2019
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