A glance at Week 8 of the Legislative Session: April 25-29
A Look Ahead
Please watch this blog and MSBA’s social media sites next week for additional Legislative Action Alerts as we learn about issues needing our immediate attention.
The next Monday Morning Coffee conference call is scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday, May 2. Participate by calling 1-866-939-8416 and then enter code 3384568. (Please keep your microphone on mute until the question-and-answer portion.) LISTEN to the April 25 conference call.
The Senate Capital Investment Committee is meeting 8:30 a.m. Monday, May 2, at the Minnesota Senate Building (Room 1200) to discuss SF 2839 (University of Minnesota higher education asset preservation and replacement (HEAPR) bond issue and appropriation)
The Senate Education Committee will meet 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 3, at the Minnesota Senate Building (Room 2412). The agenda includes: confirmation hearings for the Board of the Minnesota State Academies, the Board of the Perpich Center for Arts Education, the School Trust Lands Director, the Board of School Administrators and the Board of Teaching.
The Minnesota Department of Education’s next Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Topic Area Meeting — regarding “Guidance Regarding Title Programs and Requirements” — is set for 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, at its office located at 1500 Highway 36 West in Roseville (Conference Center B, Room 16). Visit https://education.state.mn.us/MDE/Welcome/Direc for directions. See the remaining schedule at http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/SchSup/ESSA/MDE035276.