February 2017 BESE Meeting

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From the Commissioner’s Update 2-24-17

The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education will meet Monday, February 27 and Tuesday, February 28, 2017 in Malden. Monday evening’s agenda includes votes on three proposed new charter schools and four possible expansions.

Tuesday’s regular meeting will include a discussion of the latest graduation and dropout rates, a vote on what to call the scoring levels on the next-generation MCAS, a discussion of a possible one-year reset for many school and district accountability measures, a ­discussion of proposed amendments to the educator licensure process; and a vote on proposed amendments to regulations concerning educator evaluations.