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For Education Committee

For the Month of March 2012

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Thursday, March 1, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Thursday, March 1, 2012
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***
Committee on Education
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1932 Bonoff Substitute principals continuing education requirements clarification.
S.F. 1971 Gazelka Food service equipment purchased from food service fund approval process simplification.
S.F. 2058 Chamberlain Obsolete education statutes repeal.

 
Monday, March 5, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Monday, March 5, 2012
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 2189 Nelson School districts permissible fund transfers expansion.
S.F. 388 Nienow Low-performing school students enrollment options; nonpublic school eligibility requirements.

 
Tuesday, March 6, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
***Revision 1: Time change***
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol

The Education Committee will reconvene at 6:00 pm in room 123.
Agenda: 
S.F. 2201 Olson, G. Improved Achievement through Individualized Learning Act; individualized learning schools creation; site-governed school, postsecondary enrollment options (PSEO), and charter school provisions modifications.
S.F. 1094 Chamberlain Education boards authorization and school boards reorganization as education boards authorization.

 
Wednesday, March 7, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, March 7, 2012
***Revision 1: Meeting canceled***
Committee on Education
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1889 Kruse Permanent school fund advisory committee change into the legislative-citizen permanent school fund commission.

 
Thursday, March 8, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Thursday, March 8, 2012
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1531 Olson, G. Postsecondary enrollment options (PSEO) program expansion.

 
Monday, March 12, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Monday, March 12, 2012
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 2213 Nelson School principal evaluation provisions modifications.
S.F. 1932 Bonoff Substitute principals continuing education requirements clarification.
S.F. 1889 Kruse Permanent school fund advisory committee change into the legislative-citizen permanent school fund commission. The Education Committee will only be taking testimony on the parts of the bill related to Education. Written testimony on all other parts of the bill will be accepted.

 
Tuesday, March 13, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol

More bills likely to be added to the agenda.
Agenda: 
S.F. 2107 Bonoff Parent-child home programs early childhood education scholarships grants appropriation.
H.F. 2376 Gazelka Food service equipment purchased from food service fund approval process simplification.
S.F. 2088 Hann Probationary teachers contract nonrenewal notification requirement date change.
S.F. 2113 Hann Charter school authorizer provisions modifications.

 
Wednesday, March 14, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 2038 Vandeveer Home-schooled students attending charter schools shared time aid payment clarification.
S.F. 2183 Thompson Education commissioner unadopted rules enforcement prohibition.
S.F. 2228 Wiger Prekindergarten through grade 12 education policy provisions modification.

 
Thursday, March 15, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Thursday, March 15, 2012
***Revision 2: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 2058 Chamberlain Obsolete education statutes repeal.
S.F. 577 Thompson Public school employees use of public funds and resources to advocate to pass, elect, or defeat a political candidate, ballot question, or pending legislation prohibition.
S.F. 2059 Nelson Education staff development reserved revenue allocation requirement elimination.
S.F. 1990 Kruse Nonpublic pupil textbook aid use expansion.
S.F. 2420 Bonoff Teacher basic skills examination passage extended time period.

 
Friday, March 16, 2012  
12:30 p.m.  
Friday, March 16, 2012
***Revision 3: Time and Room change***
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
12:30 PM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 451 Stumpf School districts career and technical levy formula modification; career and technical education academic credit requirement.
S.F. 2113 Hann Charter school authorizer provisions modifications.
S.F. 2471 Ortman School district bonding election date modification.
S.F. 1621 Kruse Child care accreditation standard requirement modification.
S.F. 1185 Torres Ray Collaborative charter school establishment option.

 
Monday, March 19, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Monday, March 19, 2012
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1139 Parry Independent school district #656, Faribault; administrative space lease levy authorization.
S.F. 2041 Stumpf School district career and technical levy limit removal.
S.F. 2373 Bonoff Independent school district #284, Wayzata; lease levy for administration space authorization.
S.F. 1760 Nienow St. Croix River education district members building lease levy alternative use authorization.
S.F. 315 Olson, G. School lease levy authority modification.

 
Tuesday, March 20, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
***Revision 5: Editing change***
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol

Other bills may be added.
Agenda: 
MSBA presentation on collective bargaining.
H.F. 2083 Olson, G. School district aid payment shift modification.

 
Wednesday, March 21, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
***Revision 3: Editing change***
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 15 Capitol

The committee will reconvene in room 107 at 6:00 if needed.
Agenda: 
S.F. 2158 Dahms Independent school district #88, New Ulm; funds transfer authorization.
S.F. 2306 Michel Mayoral control of certain metropolitan area special or independent school districts authorization.
S.F. 2535 Olson, G. School administrators board duties modifications; fee adjustment authorization.
S.F. 2482 Olson, G. Education finance provisions modifications.

 
Thursday, March 22, 2012  
3:00 p.m.  
Thursday, March 22, 2012
***Revision 1: Agenda Addition(s)***
Committee on Education
Meeting Minutes
Chair: Sen. Gen Olson
03:00 PM
Room 112 Capitol
Agenda: 
S.F. 1909 Senjem Racino establishment and revenue allocation. Testimony will only be heard on the sections of this bill relating to education. Written testimony on all other sections of the bill will be accepted.
S.F. 2515 Senjem Independent school district debt limits repeal.
H.F. 2291 Nelson Adult basic education program service disruptions definition and contact hours adjustments process.
S.F. 2460 Harrington Charter school student populations accountability measures clarification.
S.F. 2535 Olson, G. School administrators board duties modifications; fee adjustment authorization. This will be a continuation of the discussion from yesterday.

 

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