The Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education

Board Documents - November 2010

Regular Meeting

Brockton High School, Little Theatre
700 Belmont Street
Brockton, MA 02301
Tuesday, November 16, 2010, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Meeting Minutes Download Word Document

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

Routine Business:

Approval of the Minutes of the October 18, 2010 Special Meeting and October 19, 2010 Regular Meeting - Vote

Items for Discussion and Action:

  1. Presentation by Brockton School Officials
  2. Follow-up to Board Planning Retreat - Discussion
  3. Board of Elementary and Secondary Education Budget Proposal for FY 2012 - Discussion and Vote
  4. Charter Schools: Proposed Amendments for Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School and Foxborough Regional Charter School - Discussion and Vote
  5. Report on District and School Assistance Centers - Discussion

Other Items for Information:

  1. NASBE Report: No Time to Wait: Creating Contemporary School Structures for Students Today and Tomorrow (Executive Summary)
  2. Common Core State Standards - Letter from Sandra Stotsky
  3. Education-Related News Clippings
  4. Report on Grants and Charter School Matters Approved by the Commissioner
  5. Directions to the Meeting