October 2014 SAC Meeting AgendaAgenda for the October 2014 meeting of the California State Advisory Council on Early Learning and Care (SAC).
California State Advisory Council on Early Learning and Care
Shriners Hospital for Children Northern California
2425 Stockton Blvd., Auditorium, 1st Floor
Sacramento, CA 95817
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
8:30 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: Early Head Start Child Care Partnership and Preschool Expansion Grant Update
Debra McMannis, Director, Early Education and Support Division, California Department of Education
Item 3: Child Care and Development Block Grant Update
Marguerite Ries, Administrator, Policy Office, California Department of Education
Item 4: Early Childhood Education Teacher Credentialing Update
Geri Mohler, Consultant, Program Evaluation and Research Commission on Teacher Credentialing, Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Item 5: National Association for the Education of Young Children Conference Update
Natalie Woods Andrews, Director, School Readiness Department, Sacramento County Office of Education
Item 6: Legislative Update
Whitney Staniford, Legislative Representative, Government Affairs Division, California Department of Education
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.