LOCAL BOARD LIAISON SUBCOMMITTEE REPORT OUT

The Local Board Subcommittee convened a facilitated meeting with Local Board Chairs on May 16, 2001.

The facilitated session was divided into two distinct sessions:

One-third of the board chairs from around the State participated in this session and all chairs were active participants in the dialog that ensued.

Several themes emerged from the two different sessions that warrant discussion with the State Board. Of the issues raised and discussed, at least two the Subcommittee would like to present to the full Board for policy action.

Themes and challenges articulated through the entire session included:

RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE SUBCOMMITTEE FOR STATE BOARD ACTION: