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January 2018 State SARB Meeting Agenda

Agenda for the January 25, 2018 State School Attendance Review Board (SARB) Meeting at the California Department of Education.

California State School Attendance Review Board

Notice of Public Videoconference Meeting

January 25, 2018
9:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
California Department of Education
1430 N Street, Room 3102
Sacramento, CA 95814-5901


9:30 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

9:45 a.m.

Approval of October 19, 2017, Meeting Minutes

10 a.m.

Presentation: Effective Communication in Parental Truancy Notifications by Professor Todd Rogers

10:20 a.m.


10:30 a.m.

Presentation: Initial Review of California’s Statewide Chronic Absenteeism Rates by Attendance Works

11:55 a.m.

Discussion: Standards for the Child Welfare and Attendance Authorization



1:30 p.m.

Discussion: The Model School Attendance Review Board (SARB) Recognition Program and the February 22, 2018, Model SARB Readers’ Conference

1:35 p.m.

Presentation: Raawee K12 Truancy and Dropout Prevention System by Randy Graham and Saleem Qazi

2:15 p.m.

Presentation: Spatial Analysis of Chronic Absenteeism by Stephen Gervais

2:45 p.m.

Discussion: Revision of the SARB Handbook and Incorporating Priority 5 of the Local Control and Accountability Plan as a New Chapter

3 p.m.


If members of the public wish to speak, contact Chairperson David Kopperud at [Note: the preceding contact information is no longer valid and contact the Educational Options Office by email at] by January 12, 2018. Please note that members of the public may speak for no more than three minutes.

Reasonable Accommodation

Pursuant to state and federal statutes, individuals with a disability may request reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in the California State School Attendance Review Board meeting on January 25, 2018. Requests for Sign Language Interpreters should be directed to the Department's Office of Equal Opportunity no later than three business days prior to the scheduled event. Mailing address: 1430 N Street, Suite 4206, Sacramento, CA 95814-5901; Telephone: 916-445-9174; Fax: 916-324-9818.

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