Special Education Case Loads Task Force

Special Education Case Loads Task Force Meeting Schedule

Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center A, Room 14

Agenda Items:

• Introductions

• Charge to the Group

• Case Loads Information

• Alignment of Rule and Law

• Discussion of Issues

• Set Calendar and Adjust Agendas for Upcoming Meetings

Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center A, Room 14

Agenda Items:

• Special Education Funding Changes

• History of the Case Load Rule and Background

• Alignment of Rule and Statute: Inconsistencies

• Sub-group Selection

Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center A, Room 14

Agenda Items:

Federal Shift to Create Balance

Compliance/Improved Results and Functional Outcomes

Paperwork Reduction Update

Sub-group Work

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center A, Room 14

Agenda Items:

Issues To Be Determined

Sub-group Work

Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center A, Room 14

Agenda Items:

• Initial Draft

Case Load / Work Load

Initial Draft

Statute Alignment

Committee Discussion and Feedback

Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center A, Room 14

Agenda Items:

• Review Draft Report, Discussion and Revisions to Draft

Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Time: 1-4 p.m.

Location: Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center A, Room 14

Agenda Items:

• Review Draft Report, Discussion and Revisions to Draft

• Adopt Final Report to Legislature by February 15