Education

Issues related to public education, youth programs, and policies effecting schools.


Adopting and Utilizing Person-First Language When Referring to People With a Criminal Record

Resolution recognizing the harmful impacts of the institutionalization of the use of pejorative language to refer to formerly incarcerated people, and urging the City and County of San Francisco to adopt person-first language.

Withdrawing Charter Amendment - Free City College Fund

Motion withdrawing the Charter Amendment previously ordered submitted by the Board of Supervisors, for the election to be held on November 5, 2019, to establish the Free City College Fund to defray certain costs of City College students, and to require annual appropriations in designated amounts to the Fund (Board File No. 181001).

Accept and Expend Grant - Friends of San Francisco Public Library - Annual Grant Award, FY2019-2020 - Up to $807,820 of In-Kind Gifts, Services, and Cash Monies

Resolution authorizing the San Francisco Public Library to accept and expend a grant in the amount of up to $807,820 of in-kind gifts, services, and cash monies from the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library for direct support for a variety of public programs and services in FY2019-2020.

Accept and Expend Grants - Recurring State Grant Funds - Department of Public Health - FY2019-2020

Resolution authorizing the acceptance and expenditure of State grant funds by the San Francisco Department of Public Health for FY2019-2020.

Administrative Code - City College Financial Assistance Fund - Free City College Oversight Committee

Ordinance amending the Administrative Code to modify the San Francisco City College Financial Assistance Fund from which the City provides funding to the San Francisco Community College District, and to modify the membership of the Free City College Oversight Committee that makes recommendations regarding the uses of those funds.

David Parr Day - July 23, 2019

Resolution commending David Parr on the occasion of his retirement from Presidio Middle School, and declaring July 23, 2019, as David Parr Day in the City and County of San Francisco.

Administrative Code - Eliminating Fines for Overdue Library Materials

Ordinance amending the Administrative Code to eliminate fines for overdue library books and other materials and equipment, and forgiving outstanding patron debt for overdue fines.

Police Code - Clarifying Fair Chance Ordinance - Revising Beyond the Box in College Admissions Ordinance

Ordinance amending the Police Code to clarify the content of the notice that employers must post summarizing applicants’ and employees’ rights under the Fair Chance Ordinance; revise the Beyond the Box in College Admissions Ordinance by changing the enforcing agency from the Office of Labor Standards Enforcement to the Human Rights Commission; adding notice and posting requirements to inform applicants, as defined, of their rights; making penalties payable to applicants; and revising the pri...

Hearing - Our Children, Our Families Council

Hearing on the work of the Our Children, Our Families Council, including the Outcomes Frameworks, measurable outcomes achieved, update on the working groups, department participation, and strategies implemented to promote coordination, increasing accessibility, current unmet need, and enhancing the effectiveness of programs and services for children, youth, and families; and requesting the Our Children, Our Families Council to report.

Hearing - San Francisco Groundwater Supply Project

Hearing on the San Francisco Groundwater Supply Project, the safety of the drinking water, and testing standards; and requesting the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission to report.