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Mississippi Board of Education
February 19, 2009
10:00 A.M.
4th Floor Boardroom
Central High School Building
359 North West Street
Jackson, Mississippi

Agenda

01. Report of State Superintendent of Education Backup Material

     A.  Discussion of contract with Steve Loden to serve as the financial advisor for the Indianola Public School District (Todd Ivey)

02. Discussion to begin the Administrative Procedures Act process: To revise the State Accountability Rating System (Jean Massey) Backup Material

03. Discussion to contract with Children’s Progress to provide technical services and products for the Mississippi Statewide K-3 Assessments (Kris Kaase) Backup Material

04. Discussion to modify the FFY '07 Even Start awards to districts to comply with the minimum grant award amount required by federal law (Kris Kaase) Backup Material

05. Discussion to modify the FFY '08 Even Start awards (Kris Kaase) Backup Material

06. Discussion of the Mississippi Extended Curriculum Frameworks For Language Arts, Mathematics, and Science
(Has cleared the Administrative Procedures Act with public comments) (Kris Kaase) Backup Material

07. Discussion to establish a State Board Policy governing the allocation of Mississippi Adequate Education Program at-risk funds
(Has cleared the Administrative Procedures Act process with public comments) (Todd Ivey) Backup Material

08. Discussion of revision to the Licensure Guidelines to Remove the One Standard Error of Measurement Allowance in the MS Alternate Path to Quality Teacher (MAPQT) Alternate Route Program as Recommended by the Commission on Teacher and Administrator Education, Certification and Licensure Development
(Has cleared the Administrative Procedures Act process with no public comment) (Daphne Buckley) Backup Material

09. Discussion of revision the Licensure Guidelines to Remove the 18-Hour Allowance as an Option for Adding Supplemental Endorsements to a Standard License as Recommended by the Commission on Teacher and Administrator Education, Certification and Licensure Development
(Has cleared the Administrative Procedures Act process with no public comment) (Daphne Buckley) Backup Material

10. Discussion of the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science 2009 Admission’s Policy (Daphne Buckley) Backup Material

11. Discussion of an Accredited - Temporary Status for Millcreek of Ripley School (Jean Massey) Backup Material

12. Discussion of an Accredited - Temporary Status for CARES, Inc. of Hattiesburg School (Jean Massey) Backup Material

Note: Center for Education Innovation will present at 1:00 p.m.

Consent Items

A. Award competitive contract to manufacturer to provide distribution of food products to local organizations in the State Food Purchasing Program
(All Regions in the State) (Shane McNeill) Backup Material

B. School site for the new Gladys Noel Bates Elementary School and the new Thomas W. Cardozo Middle School for the Jackson Public School District (Shane McNeill) Backup Material

C. School site for the new Henry J. Kirksey Middle School for the Jackson Public School District (Shane McNeill) Backup Material

D. School site for the new Peeples Middle School for the Jackson Public School District (Shane McNeill) Backup Material

E. School site for the new Blackburn Middle School for the Jackson Public School District (Shane McNeill) Backup Material

F. Award contract to Dr. John Bartowski to serve as a statistician with the Mississippi Prevention Data Improvement Project (Shane McNeill) Backup Material

G. Award contract to Dr. Xu Xiaohe to serve as a statistician with the Mississippi Prevention Data Improvement Project (Shane McNeill) Backup Material

H. Modify contract with TempStaff to provide administrative support services (Derrick Lindsay) Backup Material

I. Modify contract with 3RS Consulting LLC to provide consulting services (Hank Bounds) Backup Material

J. Modify contract with Michael O. Norris to provide services as a School Safety Officer at the Mississippi School of the Arts (Daphne Buckley) Backup Material

K. Modify contract with Essie Bailey as a mentor in Hazlehurst School District (Laura Jones) Backup Material

L. Modify contract with Eileen Milner as a mentor in Hazlehurst School District (Laura Jones) Backup Material

M. Modify contract with Amanda Mize as a mentor in Hazlehurst School District (Laura Jones) Backup Material

N. Modify contract with Beverly Cook as a training services provider for School Evaluation Team Members (Laura Jones) Backup Material

O. Modify contract with Judy Robbins as a training services provider for School Evaluation Team Members (Laura Jones) Backup Material

P. Report of Personnel Actions (Martez Hill) Backup Material

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