January 28, 2019 SBOE General Meeting

OFFICIAL AGENDA

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
AUSTIN, TEXAS

January 28, 2019
11:30 a.m.

William B. Travis Building, Room 1-104
1701 N. Congress Avenue


Pledge of Allegiance

Roll Call

Student Performance

Prayer


1. Swearing-in Ceremony for Members of the State Board of Education


Oaths of office will be administered to the newly elected State Board of Education members during a ceremony. After the swearing-in ceremony, the State Board of Education will hold a reception in Room 1-104. No official SBOE business will be discussed during the reception. Statutory authority for this action is the Texas Education Code (TEC), §7.107(b).

2. Review and Adoption of State Board of Education Operating Rules

Pursuant to the provisions of the Texas Education Code (TEC), §7.107(b), at the first regular meeting after the election and qualification of new members, the board shall adopt rules of procedure. This item provides an opportunity for the board to review existing operating rules to determine if changes and revisions are needed.

3. Election of State Board of Education Officers


Pursuant to the provisions of the Texas Education Code (TEC), §7.107(b), at the first regular meeting after the election and qualification of new State Board of Education (SBOE) members, the board shall elect by separate votes, a vice chair and a secretary. The current operating rules establish the terms of office for the vice chair and secretary of the board as two years and until their successors are elected.

4. Announcement of Membership of Committees

Pursuant to the provisions of the Texas Education Code, (TEC), §7.107, at the board’s first regular meeting after the election and qualification of new members, the board shall organize. This item provides the opportunity to announce appointments to the committees of the State Board of Education (SBOE).