April 2015 SAC Meeting AgendaAgenda for the April 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
Wednesday, April 22, 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
Item 2: Legislative Update
Debbie Look, Legislative Representative, Government Affairs Division, California Department of Education
Item 3: California Early Childhood Education Professional Learning Team Update
Sydney Fisher-Larson, Professor, Early Childhood Education College of the Redwoods
Item 4: Child Care and Development Block Grant Update
Kim Relph, Child Care Program Specialist, Office of Child Care Region IX
Item 5: Licensing Update
Paula d'Albenas, Program Administrator, Child Care Program, Community Care Licensing Division, California Department of Social Services
Shanice Boyette, Manager, Child Care Policy Unit, Community Care Licensing Division, California Department of Social Services
Item 6: Early Head Start Grant Update
Debra McMannis, Director, Early Education and Support Division, California Department of Education
Item 7: California Head Start State Collaboration Office Update
Marguerite Ries, Director, California Head Start State Collaboration Office, California Department of Education
Public Comment will be heard following each item above.
Next Meetings: July 21 and October 29, 2015
*** ADJOURNMENT OF MEETING ***
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.