November 2012 General Meeting Committees and Board
State Board of Education
William B. Travis Building
1701 N. Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas
November 14, 15, and 16, 2012
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
9 a.m. - Committee on School Finance/Permanent School Fund (Room 1-104)*
10 a.m. - Committee on School Initiatives (Room 1-111)**
Thursday, November 15, 2012
9:30 a.m. - Committee of the Full Board (Room 1-104)
2 p.m. - Committee on Instruction (Room 1-104)
Friday, November 16, 2012
9:30 a.m. - General Meeting (Room 1-104)
* If the Committee on School Finance/Permanent School Fund does not complete its agenda Wednesday, it will resume its meeting in Room 1-100 upon adjournment of the Committee of the Full Board on Thursday.
** If the Committee on School Initiatives does not complete its agenda Wednesday, it will resume its meeting in Room 1-111 upon adjournment of the Committee of the Full Board on Thursday.
NOTE: The chair may permit the board to take up and discuss any of the discussion items on a committee agenda, including hearing any invited presentations to a committee, based upon a recommendation from the committee or inability of the committee to complete its agenda on a preceding day.
If, during the course of the State Board of Education (SBOE) meeting or any committee meeting of the SBOE, discussion of any item on the agenda may be held in a closed meeting, the SBOE or committee of the SBOE may conduct a closed meeting in accordance with Texas Open Meetings Act, Chapter 551, Subchapters D and E. Before any closed meeting is convened, the presiding officer will publicly identify the section or sections of the Act authorizing the closed meeting. All final votes, actions, or decisions will be taken in open meeting.