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Meeting Name: Committee on Education Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 9/29/2014 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 16th Fl.
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Attachments for Oversight, Attachments - Int. No. 403, Attachments - Res. No. 166, Summary of Int. No. 403
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T2014-1777 *   Oversight: Guidance Services for Students.Oversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2014-1777 *   Oversight: Guidance Services for Students.Oversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0403-2014 *Antonio Reynoso  Requiring the department of education to report information regarding guidance counselors and social workers in schools.IntroductionIntroduction No. 403 would require the Department of Education (DOE) to submit to the City Council and post on the DOE’s website an annual report regarding guidance counselors for the current school year. The bill would require the DOE to report: the number of guidance counselors in each school; the guidance counselor to student ratio in each school; whether the guidance counselor is providing counseling assistance to more than one co-located school in a school building; and the number of students served by each guidance counselor and the nature and scope of the counseling received by each student, including academic counseling, college preparatory and career counseling. This bill would also require the annual reports to include the number of guidance counselors in the absent teacher reserve pool, information regarding the DOE’s efforts to recruit guidance counselors for grades seven through twelve, and information on any guidance memorandums issued by the DOE regarding college preparedness. This bill also would require the reports to include demographic information for students in each school, including race, ethnicity, English language learner status, special education status, and the percentage of students eligible for free and reduced price lunch.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0403-2014 *Antonio Reynoso  Requiring the department of education to report information regarding guidance counselors and social workers in schools.IntroductionIntroduction No. 403 would require the Department of Education (DOE) to submit to the City Council and post on the DOE’s website an annual report regarding guidance counselors for the current school year. The bill would require the DOE to report: the number of guidance counselors in each school; the guidance counselor to student ratio in each school; whether the guidance counselor is providing counseling assistance to more than one co-located school in a school building; and the number of students served by each guidance counselor and the nature and scope of the counseling received by each student, including academic counseling, college preparatory and career counseling. This bill would also require the annual reports to include the number of guidance counselors in the absent teacher reserve pool, information regarding the DOE’s efforts to recruit guidance counselors for grades seven through twelve, and information on any guidance memorandums issued by the DOE regarding college preparedness. This bill also would require the reports to include demographic information for students in each school, including race, ethnicity, English language learner status, special education status, and the percentage of students eligible for free and reduced price lunch.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0166-2014 *Deborah L. Rose  Establish a comprehensive college preparation program.Resolution Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0166-2014 *Deborah L. Rose  Establish a comprehensive college preparation program.Resolution Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available