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Patricia Bergin      Margaret Cox      Nolan Kawano

     Kili Namauʻu     Dwight Takeno     Kenneth Uemura     Bruce Voss    

David Texeira (student representative)   Captain Lyn Hammer (military representative)

Catherine Payne, Chairperson

Brian De Lima, Vice Chairperson


Thursday, June 6, 2019

1:30 p.m.

Queen Liliuokalani Building

1390 Miller Street, Room 404

Honolulu, Hawaii  96813



I.         Call to Order

II.        *Public Testimony on Board of Education ("Board") Agenda Items *new material added 06/06/2019*

III.       Approval of Meeting General Business Meeting Minutes of May 16, 2019 and Special Meeting Minutes of May 16, 2019

IV.       Reports of Board Committees, Board Members, and Superintendent

A. Student Achievement Committee Report on:  (1) Presentation on Alternative Learning Centers:  plans for upcoming school years; (2) Presentation  on Department of Education's Learning Design Resource:  principles and strategies for curriculum, instruction and assessment

B. Superintendent's Report:  (1) update on the development of a 10-year Board of Education and Department of Education Strategic Plan, The Power and Promise of Public Education: Focus on graduation summaries

V.         *Public Testimony on Board Agenda Items   

VI.         Action Items

A. Board Action on adoption of Board and Department strategic priorities for 2019-2020 school year

B. Board Action on appointment of the Complex Area Superintendent for the Hilo-Waiakea Complex Area

VII.         Executive Session
This portion of the meeting is a closed meeting under Section 92‑4 and Section 92‑5(a)(2), Hawaii Revised Statutes.

A. Discussion on appointment of the Complex Area Superintendent for the Hilo-Waiakea Complex Area

VIII.         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.

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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 special assistance or services, such as a sign language interpreter, should contact the Board Office at least three (3) business days before the meeting.

Chairperson Office Hour:  The Board Chairperson is available to meet with members of the public on matters related to public education on the day of the meeting noted above from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Board Office, by appointment. Contact the Board Office, no later than the day prior to the meeting date, for an appointment.




                                                                                                                               Catherine Payne, Board Chairperson