July 2014 Information Item 6

State Board of Education Meeting Schedule for 2015

July 18, 2014

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION:  INFORMATION

SUMMARY: 
According to the Texas Education Code, §7.106, the State Board of Education (SBOE) is to hold four meetings a year in Austin, Texas on dates determined by the chair. The SBOE may also hold other meetings as may be called by the chair. The purpose of this item is to announce SBOE meeting dates in 2015.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION AND SIGNIFICANT ISSUES:  Advance notice of future SBOE meetings will provide an opportunity for the SBOE, agency staff, and the public to be informed of upcoming meetings and to plan activities accordingly. The following dates for SBOE meetings in 2015 have been scheduled by the SBOE chair:

February 11, 12, and 13, 2015
April 15, 16, and 17, 2015
July 15, 16, and 17, 2015
September 9, 10, and 11, 2015
November 18, 19, and 20, 2015

FISCAL IMPACT:  None.

PROCEDURAL AND REPORTING IMPLICATIONS:  None.

PUBLIC COMMENTS:  None.

ALTERNATIVES:  None.

OTHER COMMENTS AND RELATED ISSUES:  None.

Staff Members Responsible:
Gene Acuna, Director
Division of Communications and SBOE Support

Debbie Graves Ratcliffe, Director of Media Relations
Division of Communications and SBOE Support