August 26 2019 Meeting Follow-up

1.     Public Comment

  • All 30 slots filled
    • People spoke supporting and approving the new sex ed curriculum that was originally going to be voted on in Aug, but has been pushed

2.     Consent Agenda

  • Consent agenda passed unanimously
    • Approval of many contracts, agreements:
      • Approve flexible school day program at graduation prep programs
      • Agreement with the College Board for PSAT/NMSQT
      • Approve Meeting Minutes
      • TASB Advocacy Institute Nominees
      • Annual review of debt management policy, investment policy
      • Monthly budget amendment report
      • Interlocal agreements with: ACC, Workforce Solutions, Texas State, Central Health
      • Contract for development of strategic plan
      • Approval of Head Start Budget
      • Approval of facilities contracts
      • Appointment of ED of Transformation Zone and ED of Contracts and Procurement
      • Personnel actions: appointments, resignations, retirements, contract renewals
      • Policy Amendments and Approvals
      • 19-20 Student Code of Conduct
      • Items for Separate Vote
        • Agreements with the City of Austin
        • Agreements with UT Austin
    • Announcement was made that public comment would be formatted differently and the agenda would be structured differently for next month’s voting meeting.

3.     Superintendent’s Report

  • Attendance Awareness
  • Opening of Schools Report (video highlights from the first few days were shown)

Watch the meeting here.