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This provides quite a bit of transparency, accountability, and opportunity for input - if we, the people, make use of it.
Here are the dates and times of the hearings - along with a few notes:
March 11: Joint Hearing by Assembly Higher Education and Senate Education. The AB86 group will present their report at this hearing. AM Jose Medina, Chair of the Assembly Higher Ed Committee, is a former Adult Ed ESL teacher. Senator Carol Liu is the Chair of Senate Education Committee. and the author of SB173. (To read about the Oversight Hearing on Adult Education by these same committees, go here.)
March 24th: The Assembly Budget Subcommittee on Education will meet about Adult Education and Career Technical Education. 9:00 AM in Room 444. This is the same day as CCAE Leg Day. Committee Member AM Rocky Chavez, at the January 29th Oversight Hearing on Adult Education, spoke insightfully about the need to move carefully and not ask Public Ed to make too many changes too fast in too many areas.