Council Minutes Synopsis - 10/23/13

posted Nov 1, 2013, 4:49 PM by ACSA Region 7

A more thorough synopsis of our council meeting.


Attached –

  • Council Minutes for 10-23-13
  • Elementary Principals’ Handbook flier
  • PowerPoint Presentation to support promotion of the new Elementary Principals’ Handbook
  • ACSA Academy Update 10-28-13
  • Distribution of ACSA Academies by Region

Clarification - 

  • There is a limit of 3 downloads for the e-book version of the new Elementary Principal’s Handbook

Links –

Additional resources -

  • CDE web page: Assembly Bill 484 Questions and Answers 
  • CDE web page: SBE October 2013 Information Memoranda  
  • Implementing the Smarter Balanced Assessments in 2014-15: Findings from the California Department of Education Technology Preparedness Survey
  • Superintendent's Common Core Systems Implementation Survey Report: Summary Report for Spring 2013 Administration and Comparison of Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 Administrations)
  • Information on the Multi-Tiered System of Supports: A Comprehensive Framework for Implementing the Common Core State Standards
  • CDE Web page: Local Control funding Formula  
  • WestEd’s LCFF Implementation Page



Scott M. Borba

ACSA Elementary Education Council Rep.

Region VII

“Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm." 

–Sir Winston Churchill