Council for Education Policy, Research and Improvement
October 12, 2004, 4:00-6:30 p.m.
October 13, 2004, 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

I. Welcome
4:00 p.m.
II. Approval of Minutes
III. Chairman's Report
IV. Executive Director's Report
V. Master Plan - Leadership
  • Staff report
  • Panel of district superintendents - 6:30 p.m. (adjourn for the day)
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 13 - 8:30 a.m.
VI. State Board of Education Report
VII. Board of Governors' Report
VIII. Studies/Assignments
Public Broadcasting
  • Issue discussion with a panel of station directors
  • Council discussion
Community College Baccalaureate Proposals
Medical Education Needs Analysis
Instructional Materials Pilot Project
  • Staff report
  • Comments by district representatives
  • Council discussion
IX. Master Plan - Major Initiatives
Early Learning
  • Staff Reports:
    • Action Item: Early Education PreK - 3 - draft
    • Discussion Item: Early Childhood Education - draft
  • Council discussion
Stay the Course
  • Status report
X. Other Items of Interest
XI. Adjournment
1:00 p.m.
Tuesday, the meeting will be held at the Doubletree Hotel, 4500 West Cypress Street, Tampa.
Wednesday, the meeting will be held at WEDU Television, 1300 North Boulevard, Tampa.
Items may be taken out of order at the discretion of the Chairman and with the concurrence of the Council.
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