Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
Tuesday, May 26, 2020, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
By Remote Participation Per Governor Baker's Emergency Order of March 12, 2020
Statements from the Public
Comments from the Chair
Comments from the Commissioner
Comments from the Secretary
Approval of the Minutes of the April 28, 2020 Regular Meeting
Update on COVID-19 Action Steps to Support Schools, Students, and Families — Discussion
2020 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year, Takeru Nagayoshi — Presentation and Discussion
High School MCAS Testing Plans and Proposed Modifications to Competency Determination Requirement Due to COVID-19 Emergency — Discussion and Vote
Update on Education Budget Matters — Discussion
Student Opportunity Act: Regulations on District Plans, 603 CMR 55.00 — Discussion and Vote to Adopt Permanent Regulations
Proposed Schedule for Regular Board Meetings through June 2021 — Discussion
Report on Grants Approved by the Commissioner
The matters listed above are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair of the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to be discussed at the meeting. Not all items listed may in fact be discussed and other items, not listed, may also be brought up for discussion, to the extent such is permitted by law.
Jeffrey C. Riley, Commissioner
Secretary to the Board
* The Board welcomes public comment on matters within its purview. Accordingly, the Board makes available a maximum 30-minute period at its regular meetings for persons to address the Board for no longer than 3 minutes.
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Last Updated: May 19, 2020
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