Early Learning Board Meeting – October 14, 2021

Posted on Oct 7, 2021 in Board Agendas

Early Learning Board Meeting
Thursday, October 14, 2021
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

The public may attend the meeting remotely via the ZOOM link (see below).

Meeting Chair will preside via the ZOOM link.

Early Learning Board Mission: To support children’s academic and lifelong well-being by directing and supporting the EOEL for an effective, coordinated, high quality early learning system from prenatal to kindergarten entry.

I. Welcome/Mission/Announcements – Bob Peters 1:30 – 1:35

II. Review and Approve 09/09/2021 & 09/23/2021 Minutes — Bob Peters 1:35 – 1:45 Outcome: Action, Approve 09/09/21 Minutes
Action, Approve 09/23/21 Special Meeting Minutes
Approve 09/23/21 Executive Session Minutes

III. Public Comment* — Bob Peters 1:45 – 1:55
Please Note: 3-minute time limit per speaker for comments related to agenda items.

IV. UH Center on the Family Mapping Project – Barbara DeBaryshe, Interim Dir. 1:55 – 2:15
Outcome: Information and Questions

V. Executive Office on Early Learning Updates – Coleen Momohara 2:15 – 2: 35
Legislative (Budget); Public Pre-K
Outcome: Information/Discussion
EOEL Updates October 2021

VI. Director Search Subcommittee Report – Matt Shim 2:35 – 3:05 Outcome: Information, Status of the Search & Next Steps
Action: Approve Next Steps

VII. ELB Priorities 2021 -2022 – Bob Peters 3:05 – 3:30
Outcome: Discussion

VIII. Public Comment* — Bob Peters 3:30 – 3:40
Please Note: 3-minute time limit per speaker for comments related to agenda items.

IX. Member Updates 3:40 – 3:45
Outcome: Information from member representatives

X. Executive Session: 3:45 – 3:55
Board anticipates going into Executive Session pursuant to HRS sections 92-4 and 92-5(a)(2) to discuss the minutes of the Executive Session held on September 23, 2021 regarding the reconsideration of the two remaining finalists for the EOEL Director position.

XI. Review Agenda Outcomes/Announcements/Closing – Bob Peters 3:55 – 4:00

*Public Comments must address items listed on the published agenda.

Next meeting: November meeting date to be announced.

Public Written Testimony addressing items on the agenda should be submitted via email to [email protected] marked TESTIMONY in the title no later than 9:00 am on October 14, 2021, or mailed to Ashley Miura, Executive Office on Early Learning, Prince Jonah Kuhio Elementary, 2759 S. King Street, Room C8, Honolulu, HI, 96826.

Board Packets (Meeting Materials) are available on the EOEL/ELB Website at https://earlylearning.hawaii.gov/early-learning-board-meeting-october-14-2021/

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