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STATE OF HAWAII

BOARD OF EDUCATION

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT COMMITTEE

 

MEMBERS:

                                                                                                  Amy Asselbaye     Margaret Cox      Grant Chun

                                                                                        Don Horner         Hubert Minn      Brennan Lee 

Patricia Halagao, Committee Chairperson

Jim Williams, Committee Vice Chairperson

 

NOTICE OF MEETING

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

10:00 a.m. 

Queen Liliuokalani Building

1390 Miller Street, Room 404

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813

 

AGENDA 

I.               Call to Order

II.              *Public testimony on Student Achievement Committee (“Committee”) agenda items

III.             Approval of Meeting Minutes of November 3, 2015

           IV.            Discussion Items

      A.         Update on competency based education  Reference Material  **new**

      B.         Update on Board Policy 105.15, Seal of Biliteracy implementation plan **updated 12/1**

      C.         Update on Board Policy 101.7, School Climate and Discipline implementation plan **updated 12/1**

      D.         Update on achievement data in high needs categories (English Language Learners, Free and Reduced Lunch, and Special Education) **updated 12/1** 

      E.         Presentation on Board responsibilities related to the State Public Charter School Commission and public charter schools, including Board oversight and evaluation of the Commission and the establishment of administrative rules related to approval of additional charter school authorizers **new**

            V.             Recommendation for Action

       A.         Committee Action on extension of time for Department to submit an implementation plan for Board Policy 305.3, Safe Schools

       B.         Committee Action on the following Board policies:  **note:  separate submittals for each policy**

                105.9   Fine Arts

                500.8 Accreditation of Schools **new**

                500.26  New Student Orientation

VI.            Adjournment

 

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                                                                                                         Patricia Halagao, Committee Chairperson