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October 10, 2019 at 10:00 AM - Board Meeting

Agenda
I. Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and Invocation
II. Approval of minutes of September 19, 2019 Board meeting
III. Approval of Agenda
IV. Recognition Ceremony
IV.1. ACT Achievement
Kristen Rhodes, 6th grade
Huey Porter Middle School 
Canton Public School District
V. Report of State Superintendent of Education
VI. Report of Chair
VII. Report of State Board of Education Subcommittee Meetings
VIII. Discussion and/or Approval of Board Items (All action items require vote)
VIII.1. Action: Consideration of appeals of final accountability results in accordance with Policy 3.1.4 of the
Mississippi Public Schools Accountability Standards, 2019 [Goals 1, 2, 4, 5, and 6 – MBE Strategic Plan] 
Presenter:  Paula Vanderford
VIII.1.A. North Bolivar Consolidated School District
VIII.1.B. George County School District
VIII.2. Action:  Approval of the MDE Contracts [Goals 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 – MBE Strategic Plan] 
Presenter:  Felicia Gavin
VIII.2.A. Action: Monthly contracts with former State Employees receiving retirement benefits [Goal 4 – MBE Strategic Plan] 
Presenter:  Felicia Gavin
VIII.2.B. Action:  Renew competitive contracts to various manufacturers to provide food products to contracted distributors in the Statewide Food Purchasing Program (All 7 Regions in the State) [Goal 1 – MBE Strategic Plan]
Presenter:  Felicia Gavin
VIII.2.C. Action:  Modify contract for Interim Superintendent for Tunica County School District [Goals 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 – MBE Strategic Plan]
Presenter:  Washington Cole
VIII.3. Action:  Approval of the MDE grant awards [Goals 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 – MBE Strategic Plan]
Presenter:  Felicia Gavin
VIII.3.A. Action:  Award competitive grants for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers Program [Goals 1 and 2 – MBE Strategic Plan] 
Presenter:  Nathan Oakley
VIII.3.B. Action:  Award competitive grants for the McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program [Goals 1 and 2 – MBE Strategic Plan]
Presenter:  Nathan Oakley
VIII.3.C. Action:  Award grant to Mississippi School Boards Association to conduct basic and continuing education for local school boards, and conduct training for school board members and school  superintendents in failing school districts, as required by Miss. Code Ann. § 37-3-4 [Goals 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 – MBE  Strategic Plan] 
Presenter:  Paula Vanderford
VIII.4. Action:  Approval as required by Mississippi Code Ann. § 37-153-15, the enclosed list of qualifying industry certification as approved by the State Workforce Investment Board [Goal 2 – MBE Strategic Plan] 
Presenter:  Nathan Oakley
VIII.5. Consent Agenda (All consent items are action items which require vote) 
VIII.5.A. Approval to begin the Administrative Procedures Act process:  To establish Mississippi Secondary Curriculum Framework for Fire Science in Career and Technical Education 
Presenter:  Nathan Oakley
VIII.5.B. Approval to begin the Administrative Procedures Act process:  To revise selected Mississippi Secondary Curriculum Frameworks in Career and Technical Education 
Presenter:  Nathan Oakley
VIII.5.C. Approval to establish State Board Policy Part 3, Chapter 28, Rule 28.8 – Mississippi Seal of Biliteracy (Has cleared the Administrative Procedures Act process without public comment) 
Presenter:  Nathan Oakley
VIII.5.D. Approval to establish State Guidelines for the Mississippi Seal of Biliteracy (Has cleared the Administrative Procedures Act process with public comment)
Presenter:  Nathan Oakley
VIII.5.E. Approval of methodology for renewal of Title IV, Part B 21st Century Community Learning Centers Programs 
Presenter:  Nathan Oakley
VIII.5.F. Approval of an Accredited-Temporary Status for Oxford University School 
Presenter:  Paula Vanderford
VIII.5.G. Approval to begin the Administrative Procedures Act process:  To revise Miss. Admin. Code 7-4:  Part 4: Licensure Guidelines K-12 to modify the number of coursework credit hours required for adding a supplemental endorsement to a three-year or five-year license from twenty-one (21) coursework credit hours to eighteen (18) coursework credit hours
Presenter:  Paula Vanderford
VIII.5.H. Approval of educator preparation programs as recommended by the Commission on Teacher and Administrator Education, Certification and Licensure and Development September 6, 2019 
Presenter:  Paula Vanderford
VIII.5.I. Approval of Statewide Purchasing Program fee structure for School Year 2019-2020
Presenter:  Felicia Gavin
IX. Consideration of Executive Session
X. State Board of Education
X.1. Report on meetings attended
X.2. Approval of attendance at meetings
XI. Other Business
XII. Adjournment
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