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Governor David Ige issued a Eighteenth Supplementary Proclamation dated February 12, 2021, suspending Hawaii Revised Statutes Chapter 92, Public Agency Meetings and Records, to enable boards to conduct meetings without any board members or members of the public physically present in the same location.

The Board of Education will be holding virtual meetings until further notice. Go to http://boe.hawaii.gov/Pages/ListenLivetoBoardMeetings.aspx for information on how to listen to these virtual meetings.





     Margaret Cox     Lynn Fallin     Kili Namauʻu     

Catherine Payne     Kenneth Uemura     Bruce Voss

Dwight Takeno, Committee Chairperson

Kaimana Barcarse, Committee Vice Chairperson



Thursday, April 15, 2021

9:30 a.m. 

Virtual Meeting 

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Written testimonies on Board Agenda Items  *Materials added 4-14-2021 at 2:21 p.m.

I.             Call to Order

II.            Discussion Items

NOTE:  Testimony relevant to each agenda item will be taken before the Board considers the item.

A. Presentation on Department of Education's reorganization plan to preserve classroom instruction:  temporary or permanent closure, consolidations, reorganization, restructuring, or merger of offices, programs, services, and positions for State Office, Complex Area, and School levels 

III.          Recommendation for Action

NOTE:  Testimony relevant to each agenda item will be taken before the Board considers the item. 

A. Committee Action on methodology for compensation adjustments for Department of Education leadership employees (Deputy Superintendent, Assistant Superintendents, and Complex Area Superintendents) Leadership compensation adjustment, projected amount of funds required for adjustments, and source of funds for adjustments

IV.          Late Public Testimony on Board Agenda Items *New material added 4/16/2021 at 2:18 p.m.

NOTE: Anyone who missed the opportunity to testify before the relevant agenda item will be allowed to testify at the end of the meeting.

V.           Adjournment


Written testimony may be submitted on any agenda item. Oral testimony will be accepted at the meeting. Each individual is allotted four (4) minutes, or an amount of time otherwise designated by the Chairperson, to provide oral testimony to the Board. In accordance with Hawaii's Sunshine Law (Hawaii Revised Statutes, Chapter 92), testimony should be related to an item that is on the agenda.

Meeting material is available online at boe.hawaii.gov and can also be viewed in the Board Office.

Audio of this meeting and the presentation screen used in the meeting will be broadcast live. Contact the Board Office for information on how to access this broadcast.

Persons requiring an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability should contact the Board Office at least three (3) business days before the meeting. If a response is received less than three (3) business days before the meeting, we will try to obtain the auxiliary aid/service or accommodation, but we cannot guarantee that the request will be fulfilled. Requests made as early as possible will allow adequate time to fulfill your request.


                                 Dwight Takeno, Committee Chairperson