PLEASE NOTE: The February Meeting of the Board of Regents has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Thank you.
Regents Meeting for February 2017
|9:00 am to 10:30 am||
Meeting of the Board of Regents
Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) - Staff will provide an overview of the structure of the ESSA discussion that will occur at March’s Board of Regent’s meeting.
Review of the Graduation Rate for the 2012 Cohort That Successfully Graduated in 2016 - Department staff will present high school graduation rates based on the cohort of students entering grade 9 in 2012. These graduation rates reflect the achievement of the third cohort of students who entered grade 9 following New York’s adoption of the higher learning standards.
|10:45 am to 12:45 pm||
East Ramapo Report - Monitors will provide an overview of the actions and activities occurring within the East Ramapo Central School District.
Pathway Assessments in Languages Other Than English (LOTE) - Staff will provide information on the approval of Pathway Assessments in languages other than English (LOTE).
Charter Schools: Renewal Decisions for Charter Schools Authorized by the Board of Regents - Department staff will make recommendations for several charter school renewals authorized by the Board of Regents
Charter Schools: Revision to a Charter School Authorized by the Board of Regents - Department staff will make a recommendation for a charter school revision authorized by the Board of Regents.
|1:00 pm to 1:30 pm||Lunch for Members of the Board|
|1:45 pm to 2:15 pm||
Overview of the Executive’s Proposed State Aid Budget for 2017-2018 – Department staff will provide an overview of the Executive’s state aid budget proposal for 2017-2018.
|2:15 pm to 2:45 pm||
Audits/Budget and Finance
Overview of the Executive’s Proposed budget for 2017-2018 – Department staff will provide an overview of the Executive’s non-state aid budget proposal related to the Department for Education for 2017-2018.
State Aid for Library Construction and Coordinator – Department staff will discuss the proposed amendments of Section 90.12 and 90.18 of the Commissioner of Education on State Aid Library Construction.
Audit Update – Department Staff will review recently completed audits.
Fiscal Report – Department staff will present the January monthly fiscal report
|2:45 pm to 4:00 pm||
Staff Recommendations Related to the edTPA Task Force Report - Department Staff will provide recommendations on the work of the edTPA task force.
Emergency Regulation to Eliminate the Requirement That Candidates Must Take and Pass the Academic Literacy Skills Test (ALST) for Teacher Certification - Department staff will present an Emergency Action with proposed amendments to the Regulations to implement the recommendations of the edTPA task force related to elimination of the ALST.
|4:15 pm to 4:20 pm||Professional Practice|
|4:20 pm to 5:00 pm||Professional Practice Executive Session|
|5:15 pm to 5:30 pm||Meeting of the Board of Regents Executive Session|
|5:30 pm to 5:45 pm||
Meeting of the Board of Regents
Consent Agenda Items
Adult Career and Continuing Education Services (ACCES)