KBE
April 20, 2022 9:00 AM
Kentucky Board of Education Video Teleconference Regular Meeting
I. Call to Order
II. Roll Call
III. Internal Board Business
III.I. Summary Minutes for February 9, 2022 Regular Meeting, March 15 Special Meeting, April 4, 2022 KBE Application Review Special Committee Meeting and April 14, 2022 KBE Awards Committee Meeting (Action/Discussion)
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III.II. Outside Employment Request (Action/Discussion) - KDE General Counsel Todd G. Allen
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III.III. Recipient of the 2022 Karem Award for Excellence in Education Policy (Action/Discussion)
III.IV. 2022-2023 KBE Non-voting Teacher and Student (Action/Discussion)
III.V. Adoption of Resolutions Honoring Governor Andy Beshear and the Kentucky General Assembly (Action/Discussion) - KBE Chair Lu S. Young, Ed.D.
IV. Good News
V. Report from the President of the Council on Postsecondary Education - Aaron Thompson, Ph.D.
VI. Report from the Secretary of the Education and Labor Cabinet - Secretary Jamie Link
VII. Recommendations from the Lt. Governor's Student Mental Health Roundtables- Lt. Governor Jacqueline Coleman and KDE Student Advisory Council
VIII. Report from the Commissioner of Education - Jason E. Glass, Ed.D.
IX. Consent Agenda (Action)
IX.I. Certification of 704 KAR 5:070, Common Kindergarten Entry Screener, to avoid expiration- KDE Associate Commissioner Rhonda Sims and KDE Division Director Jennifer Stafford
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IX.II. New District Facility Plans- KDE Division Director Chay Ritter and Facilities Branch Manager Greg Dunbar
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IX.III. Amended District Facility Plans- KDE Division Director Chay Ritter and Facilities Branch Manager Greg Dunbar
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IX.IV. Amendments to KY Tech Policy 09.36, School-Related Student Trips - KDE Associate Commissioner David Horseman and KDE Division Director Beth Hargis
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IX.V. Continuation Request to Waive Sections of 702 KAR 7:125, Pupil Attendance - KDE Associate Commissioner David Couch, KDE Associate Commissioner Robin Kinney and KDE Deputy Commissioner Thomas Woods-Tucker
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IX.VI. Committee Assignments for KBE Members
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X. Public Comment Session- Public Expression Will Be Accepted Via Email Only. The KBE will accept written public comments that will be distributed to all KBE members for review. The board will only review information and feedback about matters listed on the board's agenda. Anyone wanting to submit public expression must email kbe@education.ky.gov prior to the close of business on April 18, 2022. Individuals must provide their name and an email address where they can receive a response. Public criticism of individual staff members or individual board members is prohibited. Since no individual board member may act on behalf of the board, concerns about action of the board should be directed to the board as a whole.
XI. STLP Championship Event
XI.I. Student Technology Leadership- Demonstrations of Learning Powered through Education Technologies- KDE Associate Commissioner David Couch and KDE Chief Digital Officer Marty Park
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XI.II. Recess to Participate in Student-Facilitated Tour of STLP Competitions (No business will be conducted.)
XII. Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Committee (NOTE: Committees will meet simultaneously)
XII.I. Portrait of a Learner/Graduate (Action/Discussion) - KDE Associate Commissioner Kelly Foster and KDE Division Director David Cook
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XIII. Operations Committee
XIII.I. Kentucky Minimum Specifications for School Buses (Action/Discussion) - KDE Division Director Chay Ritter and KDE Branch Manager Elisa Hanley
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XIII.II. Waiver Request from Trigg County School District Related to 702 KAR 4:180 (Action/Discussion) - KDE Associate Commissioner Robin Kinney, KDE Division Director Chay Ritter and KDE Branch Manager Greg Dunbar
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XIII.III. Waiver Request from Mercer County School District Related to 702 KAR 4:180 (Action/Discussion) - KDE Associate Commissioner Robin Kinney, KDE Division Director Chay Ritter and KDE Branch Manager Greg Dunbar
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XIII.IV. Waiver Request from Scott County School District Related to 702 KAR 4:180 (Action/Discussion) - KDE Associate Commissioner Robin Kinney, KDE Division Director Chay Ritter and KDE Branch Manager Greg Dunbar
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XIII.V. Waiver Request from Bullitt County School District Related to 702 KAR 4:180 (Action/Discussion) - KDE Associate Commissioner Robin Kinney, KDE Division Director Chay Ritter and KDE Branch Manager Greg Dunbar
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XIV. Report of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Committee on Action/Discussion Items
XV. Report of the Operations Committee on Action/Discussion Items
XVI. Presentation of the 2022 Robinson Award for Diversity and Equity in Public Education- Commissioner Jason E. Glass, Ed.D. and KBE Chair Lu S. Young, Ed.D.
XVII. Lunch
XVIII. Action/Discussion Items
XVIII.I. Amendment to 702 KAR 1:140, Student Records; Hearing Procedures - KDE General Counsel Todd G. Allen
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XIX. Review Items
XIX.I. Update on KDE Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging Efforts - KDE Deputy Commissioner Thomas Woods-Tucker, Ph.D., KDE Division Director Damien Sweeney, Ed.D., KDE Strategic Analyst of Learning Florence Chang, Ph.D. and KDE Community Engagement Coordinator Nicole Fields, Ed.D.
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XIX.II. Impact Kentucky Executive Summary - KDE Associate Commissioner Byron Darnall and Panorama Education
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XIX.III. Local Laboratories of Learning Update – KDE Associate Commissioner Kelly Foster, KDE Division Director David Cook and KDE Branch Manager Sarah Snipes
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XIX.IV. Family Friendly School Certification - KDE Chief Performance Officer Karen Dodd and Prichard Committee Senior Director of Family Engagement Brooke Gill
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XIX.V. Facilities Update: Impact of HB 678- KDE Associate Commissioner Robin Kinney, KDE Executive Advisor Matt Ross, KDE Division Director Chay Ritter and KDE Branch Manager Greg Dunbar
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XIX.VI. Audit Update and Expense Reports for the Kentucky Board of Education and Commissioner of Education - KDE Associate Commissioner Robin Kinney and KDE Division Director Karen Wirth
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XIX.VII. Updates on the State Budget and the 2022 Legislative Session of the Kentucky General Assembly - KDE Associate Commissioner Robin Kinney, KDE Division Director Karen Wirth and KDE Director of Government Relations Brian Perry
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XX. Hearing Officer's Report- KDE General Counsel Todd G. Allen
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XXI. Litigation Report - KDE General Counsel Todd G. Allen
XXII. Board Member Sharing
XXIII. Adjournment