STATE OF MINNESOTA FIFTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-EIGHTH SESSION
COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION FINANCE
Chair, Representative Paul Marquart
Representative Marquart, Chair of the Committee on Education Finance, called the meeting to order at 8:15 AM, January 22, 2013 in Room 10 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
Woodard, GOP Lead
Slocum, Vice Chair
A quorum was present.
Representative Wills moved the minutes of January 17, 2013 be adopted.
THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Saint Paul Public Schools, MinneMinds, and the Jewish Family & Children's Services testified by presenting their respective early educational programming available to students throughout the state. Members' questions were answered throughout the presentations.
The meeting was adjourned at 9:45 AM.
Representative Paul Marquart, Chair
Joe Gould, Committee Legislative Assistant
Note: If there is a television recording of the meeting, links to that format will also be available.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Agenda: E-12 related programs/activities that fall under the committee's goals of 1) supporting student performance and closing achievement gaps; 2) funding adequacy; 3) funding equity; 4) special education adequacy; 5) paying back the shift; and with data demonstrating positive outcomes.
• St. Paul Public Schools – school-based prekindergarten • MinneMinds – high quality early care and education • Jewish Family & Children’s Services – Parent-Child Home Program