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     Margaret Cox     Brian De Lima     Kili Namauʻu     

Catherine Payne     Kenneth Uemura     Bruce Voss

Dwight Takeno, Committee Chairperson

Kaimana Barcarse, Committee Vice Chairperson


Thursday, August 1, 2019

9:30 a.m.

Queen Liliuokalani Building

1390 Miller Street, Room 404

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813



I.          Call to Order  

II.         *Public testimony on Human Resources Committee ("Committee" or "HR") agenda items *new material 08/01/2019*

III.         Approval of Meeting Minutes of April 18, 2019

IV.         Recommendation for Action

A. Committee Action on identification and selection of individuals for a working group tasked with work ensuring Board policies enable Board and Department collect necessary teacher retention data and implement bold teacher recruitment and retention strategies (HR Strategic Priority 2)

B. Committee Action on a work plan and timeline to ensure Board policies support the recommendations of the Special Education Task Force's 2018 summative report and the English Learners Task Force's 2018 summative report (HR Strategic Priority 1) 

V.          Adjournment


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                                                                                                                                           Dwight Takeno, Committee Chairperson