STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRD JOINT MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION
EDUCATION FINANCE DIVISION & EDUCATION POLICY COMMITTEE
Representative Davnie, Chair of the Education Finance Division, called the remote joint meeting to order at 9:49 A.M. on June 25, 2020, pursuant to House Rule 10.01. The meeting is being broadcast via House Public Information Services.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
DAVNIE, Jim (Chair)
YOUAKIM, Cheryl (Chair)
SANDSTEDE, Julie (Vice-Chair)
KUNESH-PODEIN, Mary (Vice-Chair)
KRESHA, Ron (GOP-Lead)
ERICKSON, Sondra (GOP-Lead)
Non-Committee Members present:
Chair Davnie called the meeting to order in conjunction with the Education Policy Committee Chair, Rep. Youakim.
Presentation on distance learning provided by teachers, counselors, social workers, school nurses, transportation operators, & early education teachers.
- Maria Le, 1st grade teacher, Central Park Elementary, Roseville
- Maria Villavecencio, 1st grade teacher, Eden Lake Elementary School, Eden Prairie
-Cassandra Sheppard, Social Studies, St. Louis Park High School
-Susan Somers, MN Association of Family & Early Education
-Cathy Springhorn, Paraeducator, Moundsview
-Steve Militich, Custodian, Orono
-Jillian Smith, School Counselor, Moose Lake Community – ISD 97
-Christy McCoy, St. Paul School District, Legislative Chair, Minnesota School Social Workers Association
-Deb Mehr, President, School Nurse Organization of MN
-Garrett Regan, President of the MN School Bus Operator’s Association
Chair Youakim assumed the gavel at 10:47 A.M.
The committee adjourned at 11:21 A.M.
Representative Jim Davnie, Chair
Representative Cheryl Youakim, Chair
Brittney Sunderland, Committee Legislative Assistant
Eric Petersen, Committee Legislative Assistant