Agenda #1 1-30-14

School Committee
Committee Members
Brian O'Connell - Chairman
John Monfredo - Vice-chairman
Hilda Ramirez
Administrative Representative
Dr. Marco Rodrigues

OFFICE OF THE
CLERK OF THE SCHOOL COMMITTEE
WORCESTER PUBLIC SCHOOLS
20 IRVING STREET
WORCESTER, MA 01609


AGENDA #1


The Standing Committee on TEACHING, LEARNING AND STUDENT SUPPORTS will hold a meeting:
on:   Thursday, January 30, 2014
at:    5:30 p.m.
in:    Room 410, DAB
ORDER OF BUSINESS
ANNEX

I.      CALL TO ORDER – REGULAR MEETING

II.     ROLL CALL

III.    GENERAL BUSINESS

gb #1-322 -    Mr. Monfredo/Mr. O'Connell (November 29, 2011)
 
Request that the Administration consider an "early warning system" plan to target students most at risk of dropping out.
gb #2-139 -   Mr. O'Connell/Mr. Monfredo/Ms. Colorio   (April 11, 2012)
 
To consider development of a partnership with the Boston Debate League to support academic debate teams in high schools in Worcester.
gb #2-227 -   Mr. Monfredo/Mr. O'Connell/Ms. Novick   (July 25, 2012)
 
Request that the Administration provide an update on the implementation of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
gb #2-231 -   Mr. Monfredo   (August 9, 2012)
 
To update the Family Involvement Plan.
 
gb #4-25  -  Administration  (January 15, 2014)
 
To consider approval of new courses for the middle and high schools.
Annex A - J
IV.    ADJOURNMENT
Helen A. Friel, Ed.D.
Clerk of the School Committee

 

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