Early Learning Board Special Meeting – March 3, 2022

Posted on Feb 24, 2022 in Board Agendas

Early Learning Board Special Meeting
Thursday, March 3, 2022
9:00 am – 12:00 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 9:00 – 9:03

II. EOEL Director Finalist Forum – Stephen Schatz 9:03 – 11:52
Outcome: Finalist Presentations & Board Q & A
Ted Burke 9:03 – 9:43
Karen Quist 9:46 – 10:26
Keopu Reelitz 10:29 – 11:09
Yuuko Arikawa-Cross 11:12 – 11:52
EOEL Director Finalists Board Packets (no longer available)

III. Public Comment* — Bob Peters 11:52 – 12:00 *Please Note: 1-minute time limit per speaker for comments related to agenda items.

Public Comments on the Finalists may be provided in the following ways:
• Written Testimony submitted prior to the meeting (distributed to ELB members);
• Public Comment during the meeting (testifiers may “stand” on written comments);
• Following the EOEL Director Finalist interviews on Thursday, March 3, public comments are welcomed and should be submitted through this online form https://forms.office.com/r/501aNamGf8.
• Comments will be accepted if received by 5:00pm on Monday, March 7. Please be aware that all comments will become public record, and anonymous comments will not be accepted.

IV. Adjournment – Bob Peters 12:00 pm

Next regular meeting is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, March 10, 2022, from 1:30 – 4:00 pm.

Public Written Testimony addressing items on the agenda should be submitted via email to [email protected] marked TESTIMONY in the title no later than 12:00 pm on March 2, 2022, 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-special-meeting-march-3-2022/

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Ige issued an Emergency Proclamation Related to Sunshine Law In-Person Meetings on December 29, 2021. In compliance with the Emergency Proclamation, the Board’s meeting will be broadcast via Zoom

Click on the Zoom link below to join using a computer or mobile app:

Meeting ID: 924 5269 1973
Passcode: 7ir.9QfN
One tap mobile
+12532158782,,92452691973#,,,,*89676277# US (Tacoma)
+13462487799,,92452691973#,,,,*89676277# US (Houston)

Dial by your location
+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
+1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
+1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
Meeting ID: 924 5269 1973
Passcode: 89676277
Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/adHwkpkNVK

If you are logging into Zoom via computer or mobile app, please be sure to identify your first and last name as well as the organization you are representing. You can do this when you sign onto the meeting or once you are in the meeting.

Captioning available through Zoom; host will turn on for all.

If you need auxiliary aids/service or other accommodation due to a disability, contact Ashley Miura at (808) 784-5350, or at [email protected] as soon as possible. Requests made as early as possible will allow adequate time to fulfill your request. Upon request, this notice is available in alternative formats.

For help with Zoom, visit https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us
Persons requiring special assistance or services, such as a language interpreter, should call (808) 784-5350 at least three (3) business days before the meeting.