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July 2015 SAC Meeting Agenda

Agenda for the July 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, July 21, 2015
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Council Members

Pete Cervinka, Co-chair
Debra McMannis, Co-chair

Natalie Woods Andrews
Ann Louise Bonnitto
Magdalena Carrasco
Sydney Fisher-Larson
Mark Friedman
Katie Heidorn
Michael Olenick
Marguerite Ries
Richard Winefield

MEETING AGENDA

The order of business is approximate and subject to change.

Item 1: Welcome and Introductions

Council Co-Chairs

Item 2: Budget Update
Item 3: Child Care and Development Block Grant and Quality Updates

Marguerite Ries, Administrator, Policy Office, Early Education and Support Division, California Department of Education

Cecilia Fisher-Dahms, Administrator, Quality Improvement Office, Early Education and Support Division, California Department of Education

Item 4: California Head Start State Collaboration Office Update

Marguerite Ries, Director, California Head Start State Collaboration Office, California Department of Education

Item 5: Licensing Update

Paula d’Albenas, Program Administrator for Child Care Licensing Program, Community Care Licensing Division, California Department of Social Services

Item 6: California Early Childhood Education Professional Learning Team Update

Natalie Woods Andrews, Director, School Readiness Department, Sacramento County Office of Education

Cecilia Fisher-Dahms, Administrator, Quality Improvement Office, Early Education and Support Division, California Department of Education

Item 7: Quality Improvement Rating System (QIRS) Update

Cecilia Fisher-Dahms, Administrator, Quality Improvement Office, Early Education and Support Division, California Department of Education

Item 8: Commission on Teacher Credentialing Early Childhood Education Work Group Update

Sydney Fisher-Larson, Professor, Early Childhood Education College of the Redwoods

Public Comment will be heard following each item above.
Next Meetings: October 29, 2015 and January 27, 2016
*** ADJOURNMENT OF MEETING ***
THE ORDER OF BUSINESS MAY BE CHANGED WITHOUT NOTICE

Public comment is taken on each agenda item. 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.

Questions:   Marguerite Ries | mries@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-7349
Last Reviewed: Thursday, February 7, 2019
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