March meeting highlights
Highlights from the March 2016 State Board of Education meeting are below. You can find packet materials through links in the text, or review all meeting and additional materials online.

SBE approved/adopted the following business items:
  1. Basic education act waiver for Mary Walker School District.
  2. Temporary waiver for college and career graduation requirements for Port Angeles School District, Bremerton School District and Crescent School District
  3. Statement addressing participation rates for the Smarter Balanced Assessment and a set of goals about assessment participation and remediation rates.
  4. Letter to the National Collegiate Athletic Association Regarding Acceptance of the Bridge to College Transition Courses 
  5. Letter to the Achievement and Accountability Workgroup regarding the every student succeeds act 
  6. Memorandum of understanding from the National Association of State Boards of Education for the Deeper Learning Project stipend
Presentations to the Board:
Here's an updated version of the legislative priorities tracker.

May 11-12 at ESD 105 in Yakima.
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