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February 27 SAC Meeting Agenda

Agenda for the February 27, 2019, 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, February 27, 2019
9:30 a. m. – 2:45 p. m.



  1. Call to Order and Roll Call-Mark Friedman, Chair

  2. Welcome and Opening Comments from State Advisory Council (SAC) Chair-Mark Friedman


  1. Governor’s Budget-Lisa Mierczynski, Department of Finance
    • General overview of Governor’s for fiscal year 2019–20

  2. Preschool Development Grant (PDG)-Sarah Neville-Morgan, Director, Early Learning and Care Division (ELCD), California Department of Education (CDE)
    • Overview of PDG and next steps

Lunch 12PM-1PM

  1. PDG Strategic Plan-Francesca Delgado, WestEd, Karin Bloomer, WestEd
    • Strategic planning process
    • Strategic planning timeline


  1. PDG Upcoming Meeting Dates-Mark Freidman, Chair
    • Tentative dates to be voted on:
    • April 5
    • April 6
    • April 23
    • June 12 (full day)
    • June 13 (half day)
    • July/August

  2. Adjournment

The order in which agenda items are considered may be subject to change. 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 our SAC Meeting Dates and Locations Webpage 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:

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Last Reviewed: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
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