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ESSA Update: July 6, 2017

The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Update includes information regarding California's transition to the new federal education law.

State Board of Education July 2017 Meeting Agenda Items Related to ESSA

The State Board of Education (SBE) will address the agenda items below related to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) at its meeting, July 12–13, 2017.

Of particular interest to listserv subscribers will be Item 03. This agenda item includes proposed revisions to the draft ESSA State Plan based on preliminary analysis of stakeholder feedback gathered during the public comment period and additional considerations. The full report for the public comment period will be provided as an addendum to this item shortly before it is presented to the SBE.

To view the meeting agenda or watch the live webcast, please visit the SBE Meeting for July 2017 Web page.

SBE July 2017 Meeting Agenda Items Related to ESSA

Item 01 (DOC)
Subject: Developing an Integrated Local, State, and Federal Accountability and Continuous Improvement System: Approval of the Suspension of the Academic Performance Index Pursuant to Assembly Bill 99, Section 47 (Chapter 15, Statutes of 2017); Approval of the Eligibility Criteria for Alternative Schools; Update on the California School Dashboard; and Continued Developmental Work of Evaluation Rubrics.
Type of Action: Action, Information

Item 02 (DOC)
Subject: Developing an Integrated Statewide System of Support for Local Educational Agencies and Schools: Proposed Goals and Characteristics of an Integrated System and Regional Structure for Providing Coordinated Support Across State and Federal Programs.
Type of Action: Action, Information

Item 03 (DOC)
Subject: Update on the Development of the California State Plan for the Every Student Succeeds Act.
Type of Action: Action, Information

State Board of Education June 30, 2017 Notification Regarding July 12–13 Meeting

The California State Board of Education (SBE) today posted the July 12-13, 2017 Board Agenda.

These updates and the full agenda are available for viewing on the SBE’s Web site, or under What’s New.

Submitting Written Comments to the SBE

Members of the public wishing to send written comments about an agenda item to the Board are asked to send an electronic copy (PDF is preferred) to no later than 12:00 Noon on Friday, July 7, 2017. If you do not meet the deadline, please provide at least 25 copies for distribution at the meeting.

Please make a clear reference to the agenda item number in your subject line.

Sign-Up Sheets for Public Speaking

Sign-up sheets for public speaking on all items will be accessible to the public both mornings of the meeting at 8:00 a.m., inside the entrance to the CDE building lobby.

Live Webcasts of SBE Meetings

Board meetings may be viewed live on the SBE Meeting Live Webcast Web page.

SBE Meeting Archives

Board meeting Webcasts are made available for public viewing on our Web site within 3-5 days following each meeting. Archives of past meetings are available.

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