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The Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education

Board Documents - February 2013

Special Meeting

Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street, Malden, MA 02148
Monday, February 25, 2013, 5 - 7 p.m.

Statements from the Public

Item for Discussion and Action: Charter Schools in Boston and New Bedford

  1. Report on Conditions: Academy of the Pacific Rim and Edward Brooke - Discussion and Vote
  2. Report on Conditions and Recommendation for Probationary Status: Boston Renaissance Download PDF Document  Download Word Document - Discussion and Vote
  3. Overview of New Charter Applicant and Major Amendment Review Process, Calculation of Available Seats, and Commissioner's Recommendations - Discussion
  4. New Charter Applicants and Major Amendments Proposed in Boston and New Bedford - Discussion and Vote

Regular Meeting

Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street, Malden, MA 02148
Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Comments from the Chair
Comments from the Commissioner
Comments from the Secretary
Statements from the Public*

Meeting Minutes Download Word Document

Routine Business:

Approval of the Minutes of the January 28, 2013 Special Meeting and January 29, 2013 Regular Meeting - Vote

Items for Discussion and Action:

  1. Proposed Definition of College and Career Readiness - Continuing Discussion and Vote
  2. Update on State and Federal Education Budget - Discussion
  3. Proposed Delegation of Authority to Commissioner to Approve Educational Collaborative Agreements - Discussion and Vote

Charter Schools Outside of Boston and New Bedford and Other Matters:

  1. Report on Conditions: Lowell Community and Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Download PDF Document  Download Word Document - Discussion and Vote
  2. New Charter Applicants and Major Amendments for Locations Outside of Boston and New Bedford - Discussion and Vote
  3. Report from Board's Charter School Committee - Discussion
  4. Proposed Delegation of Authority to Commissioner to Approve the Removal or Continuance of Conditions on Charter Schools - Discussion and Vote

Other Items for Information:

  1. Year 2 Race to the Top Report from U.S. Department of Education
  2. Update on RETELL Initiative
  3. Education-Related News Clippings
  4. Report on Grants and Charter School Matters Approved by the Commissioner


Last Updated: February 19, 2013
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