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Board of Education District and Community Relations Committee Meeting

Monday, October 17, 2011, 5:00 PM

Meeting Information and Documents:

  • Meeting Location:
    DeLayo-Martin Community Room, Alice and Bruce King Educational Complex, 6400 Uptown NE, Albquuerque, NM
  • Meeting Notice: Posted on September 23, 2011 at 5:18 PM
  • Agenda Packet: Posted on October 16, 2011 at 5:46 PM
  • Minutes
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Additional Details

District and Community Relations Committee Meeting




Monday, October 17, 2011

5:00 PM

DeLayo-Martin Community Room, Alice and Bruce King Educational Complex, 6400 Uptown NE

Albuquerque, New Mexico



Call to Order



Roll Call



Adoption of the October 17, 2011, Agenda and the Approval of the August 23, 2011, Minutes (Discussion/Action)



Public Forum



Superintendent Student Advisory Council (Discussion)
Presenter: Superintendent Winston Brooks, and students-Jack Hodge, Eva Montoya and Sheneille Wilson



School Gardens (Discussion)
Presenter: Jeanne Forrester, APS Health & Wellness manager, Nissa Patterson, APS Growing Gardens Team, and Richard Brandt, Dragon Farm



Update on U.S. Department of Education Flexibility on ESEA (Discussion)
Presenter: Chief of Staff Joseph Escobedo



Update on Washington, D.C. meeting with U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and Congressional Visits regarding U.S. Senate's Proposal on the Reauthorization of ESEA (Discussion)
Presenter: Superintendent Winston Brooks, and Chief of Staff Joseph Escobedo



Letter to the New Mexico Public Education Department on Proposed Rule for A-F Grading (Discussion/Action)
Presenter: Chief of Staff Joseph Escobedo



Legislative Update (Discussion)
Presenter: Carrie Robin Menapace, APS policy analyst



The next District Relations meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, November 22, 2010, at 5:00 p.m., at the Alice and Bruce King Educational Complex in the DeLayo-Martin Community Room.









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