January 2015 SAC Meeting AgendaAgenda for the January 2015 meeting of the California State Advisory Council on Early Learning and Care (SAC).
California State Advisory Council on Early Learning and Care
California Department of Social Services
744 P Street, Auditorium, Room 9-02-205
Sacramento, CA 95814
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Pete Cervinka, Co-chair
Debra McMannis, Co-chair
Natalie Woods Andrews
The order of business is approximate and subject to change.
Item 1: Welcome and Introductions
Council Co-Chairs Pete Cervinka, Program Deputy Director, Benefits and Services, California Department of Social Services and Debra McMannis, Director, Early Education and Support Division, California Department of Education
Item 2: State Budget Update
Jessica Holmes, Finance Budget Analyst, California Department of Finance
Item 3: Presentation by Director Whitebook, University of California at Berkeley
“Worthy Work, STILL Unlivable Wages: The Early Childhood Workforce 25 Years after the National Child Care Staffing Study”
Marcy Whitebook, Ph.D., Director/Senior Researcher, Center for the Study of Child Care Employment, Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
Item 4: Child Care and Development Block Grant Update
Marguerite Ries, Administrator, Policy Office, California Department of Education
Item 5: California Early Childhood Education Professional Learning Team Update
Cecelia Fisher-Dahms, Administrator, Quality Improvement Office, California Department of Education
Item 6: Early Head Start-Child Care Partnership Grant and Quality Rating and Improvement System Block Grant Update
Item 7: Public Comment
Item 8: Topic(s) and Schedule for Future Meetings
- Next Meetings
*** ADJOURNMENT OF MEETING ***
Please note: This council was named the Head Start and Early Learning Advisory Committee when originally designated by Governor Brown. It is now referred to as the State Advisory Council on Early Learning and Care.
THE ORDER OF BUSINESS MAY BE CHANGED WITHOUT NOTICE
Public comment is taken on each agenda item. If you wish to speak, place your name on the sign-in list. Prior to making your comments, please state your name for the record and identify any group or organization you represent. Depending on the number of individuals wishing to address the commission, the chair may establish specific time limits on presentations.
Materials available for this meeting are posted on the State Advisory Council on Early Learning and Care Web site no later than the Monday preceding the meeting. Any person who wishes to request this notice or other meeting materials in an alternative format, requires translation services, or needs any disability-related modification or accommodation, including auxiliary aids or services, which would enable that person to participate at the meeting, must make that request at least seven days prior to the meeting date to the Early Education and Support Division (contact information below).
REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION FOR ANY INDIVIDUAL WITH A DISABILITY
Pursuant to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, any individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in a meeting or function may request assistance by contacting the Early Education and Support Division, 1430 N Street, Suite 3410, Sacramento, CA, 916-322-6233.