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Notice is hereby given that the Advisory Council on the Education of Gifted and Talented Children will conduct a meeting at 10:00 am Central Time on Monday, August 4, 2014 at the Governor State Office Building, Room 460, 200 Madison Street, Jefferson City, MO 65101.

The tentative agenda of this meeting includes (list topics):  

I.  Call to Order

Approval of the Agenda
Approval of Minutes – May 29, 2014
Chair Comments

II.  Public Comment

III.  Updates

DESE – Common Core work groups, Other Legislation – Foundation formula & gifted weight, Other and GAM

Roundtable (October 17) - Nancy, Sally, Beth, Linda – Discussion questions
Presentation (October 18) - Plan hour-long session

IV.   Action Items

Council Membership – selection of future members, process/application/recommendations

V.  Old Business

Council Actions within Focus Areas

VI.  Study Items

Council Website – progress report
Data on gifted and talented students
Administrative Rules & Guidelines

VII. Lunch & Learn

Article Review – led by Lenae

VIII.  Study Items (continued)

IX.  Planning Upcoming Meeting(s)

Dates – October 16 (7), January 13 (20), February 25 (GEW), April 21
Next Meeting Topics

X.  Adjournment