Board Agenda - Thursday, February 11, 2016


Thursday, February 11, 2016*
8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Nancy S. Grasmick State Education Building
200 West Baltimore Street – 7th Floor Board Room
Baltimore, Maryland 21201-2595


Artwork in the Board Room is from Baltimore City and Howard County

8:30 a.m.

1. Overview of Legislative Session Process

9:15 a.m.

2. Intersection of Laws and Regulations Governing Maryland Public Education
Elementary and Secondary Education Act/Every Student Succeeds Act

10:00 a.m.

3. Division of Rehabilitation Services Overview

*This meeting was rescheduled from January 25, 2016 to February 11, 2016 due to inclement weather.

*The State Board of Education is pleased to receive oral public comment at each of its regular monthly meetings. In order to allow the State Board sufficient time for its other business, the total time allotted to public comment will generally be limited to thirty (30) minutes. Individuals seeking to speak to the Board will be given three (3) minutes each. Persons desiring to speak to the State Board, must call (410-767-0467) or e-mail ( the Board office no earlier than one week prior to the meeting to register to speak. Registration will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. In order to make the limited time available most effective, speakers are urged to provide multiple written copies of their comments or other material amplifying their views.