COALITION OF MINORITIES ADVISORY COMMITTEE (CMAC)
April 24, 2014
12 p.m.- 2 p.m.
Utah State Office of Education Boardrooms
250 East 500 South, SLC
CMAC’s Purpose: To be an effective advocacy group for the educational needs of ethnic minority students.
Lunch – CMAC Members and Guest Presenters
Please be ready to begin at 12 (noon)
12p.m. Welcome – Freddie Cooper, CMAC Chair
12:05p.m. Cultural Reverence – TBA
12:10p.m Item #1: Approval of March 27, 2013 Meeting Minutes – Freddie Cooper
12:15p.m. Item #2: Annie E. Casey Foundation KIDS COUNT Report “Race for Results” –Terry Haven, Deputy Director – Voices for Utah Children
12:35p.m. Item #3: Overview of Bills and Actions that Impact Utah Education – Brenda Hales, Deputy Superintendent, USOE
a. Status of Utah School Anti-Bullying Tip line
12:55p.m. Item #4: SAGE Summer Activities – Kurt Farnsworth, Assessment Educational Development Coordinator, USOE
1:05 p.m. Item #5: Relationship between 2014 CRDC Report and Disparate Discipline Action Dear Colleague Letter – Richard Gomez, Coordinator Ed. Equity, USOE
1:20p.m. Item #6: Standing agenda Item : Working Committee Reports – Freddie Cooper
1:40 p.m .Item #7: Chair Report – Freddie Cooper
a. SLCC Bridge to Success Program
b. Resignation of Debbie Corsino-Martin
c. Better tracking of presentation times/Agenda timing
d. Cultural Reverence Overview
e. USOE Data Team – Can we link MESA data with higher Ed.?
THIS MEETING IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, YOU ARE INVITED TO ATTEND. The next CMAC meeting is scheduled for May 22, 2014 from 12:00 to 2:00pm at the Utah State Office of Education in the Boardrooms.