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March 2020 State SARB Meeting Agenda

Agenda for the March 12, 2020 State School Attendance Review Board (SARB) Meeting at the California Department of Education.

California State School Attendance Review Board

Notice of Public Videoconference Meeting

March 12, 2020
9:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
California Department of Education
1430 N Street, Room 3102
Sacramento, CA 95814


9:30 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

9:45 a.m.

Approval of January 16, 2020 Meeting Minutes

10 a.m.

Presentation: Using Behavioral Interventions to Improve Attendance Communications by Professor Todd Rogers, Harvard Kennedy School

10:15 a.m.


10:30 a.m.

Discussion: Progress of Recommendation to Update California Education Code Section 48325 for the Description of the State School Attendance Review Board (SARB)



1:15 p.m.

Discussion: Progress of Recommendation to Approve the 2020 Revisions to the SARB Handbook

1:30 p.m.

Discussion: Progress in the 2019–20 Model SARB Recognition Program

2 p.m.

Legislative Update by State SARB Member Sherman Garnett

2:50 p.m.

Discussion: Planning the State Conference of the California Association of Supervisors of Child Welfare and Attendance

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members of the public wish to speak, contact Chairperson David Kopperud at [Note: the preceding contact information is no longer valid. Contact the Educational Options Office by email at] by March 4, 2020. 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 March 12, 2020. 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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