Board of Early Education and Care Meeting
September 15, 2009
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM



  • Welcome and Comments from the Chair
  • Comments from the Secretary
  • Comments from the Commissioner
  • Statements from the Public*

Routine Business:

  • Approval of June 09, 2009 Board Minutes - Vote
  • Board Committee Reports
    • Program and Policy
    • Fiscal and Budget
    • Planning and Evaluation
  • Advisory Council Report

Items for Discussion and Action:

  • Election of Vice-Chair - Discussion and Vote

  • System Capacity Report - Discussion and Vote

  • American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)

    • Allocation of $8.1M to Special Populations (Preschoolers Aging-Up to School-Age Programs) - Discussion and Possible Vote
    • Use of ARRA Funds to Develop Infant and Toddler Early Childhood Program Standards and Guidelines for Learning Experiences - Discussion
  • Budget
    • Close of FY2009 Budget - Discussion
    • Framework for FY2010 Budget - Discussion
  • Provider Market Price Study - Discussion


Meeting Materials & Presentations

Meeting Minutes


*The Board of Early Education and Care makes up to 30 minutes available for persons in the audience to address the Board on specific agenda items. In order to hear as many speakers as possible, the Board limits individuals to 3 minutes, although written material of any length can be submitted. The Board asks associations or groups to select only one speaker to represent the organization. Those wishing to speak should indicate their intent by filling out the sign-in sheet that will be available during the half-hour prior to the start of the meeting.

Information provided by the Department of Early Education and Care . Created: September 15, 2009; Last reviewed: September 15, 2009.