Education

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


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...

Administrative Code, Planning Code - Designated Child Care Units

Ordinance amending the Administrative Code and the Planning Code to provide that if a developer of a project with 10 or more affordable units elects to provide one or more Designated Child Care Units in lieu of paying the Residential Child Care Impact Fee, Designated Child Care Unit(s) may be affordable unit(s); and affirming the Planning Department’s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act, making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority polic...

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.

Supporting the Demands and Actions of the Close the Camps - Free Our Children Coalition

Resolution supporting the demands and actions of the Close the Camps - Free Our Children coalition, which aims to draw attention to the systemic mistreatment of immigrants at the United States border and is working towards closing the inhumane immigrant detention camps and freeing innocent children and families.

Urging the United States Census Bureau to Provide Non-English Paper Questionnaires for Language Groups of 100,000 or More

Resolution urging the United States Census Bureau to provide non-English paper questionnaires for language groups of 100,000 or more in the United States during the 2020 Census, including Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese and Russian.

Hearing - Committee of the Whole - Findings and Recommendations Regarding Law Enforcement Practices - October 22, 2019

Hearing of the Board of Supervisors sitting as a Committee of the Whole on October 22, 2019, at 3:00 p.m., for the Members of the Board of Supervisors to hear and receive updates on the progress and implementation status of the United States Department of Justice recommendations regarding reforms within the Police Department; scheduled pursuant to Motion No. M19-139, approved on September 24, 2019.

Accept and Expend Grant - Retroactive - Every Kid Counts College Savings Program - Office of Financial Empowerment Kindergarten to College Program - $926,892

Resolution retroactively authorizing the Office of the Treasurer & Tax Collector to accept and expend a grant in the amount of $926,892 from the California Student Aid Commission Every Kid Counts College Savings Program for the Office of Financial Empowerment Kindergarten to College Program for conducting outreach to families and provide incentives for families to contribute to college savings accounts for the period of May 1, 2019, through June 30, 2021.

Planning Code - Landmark Designation - 2031 Bush Street (aka the Kinmon Gakuen Building)

Ordinance amending the Planning Code to designate 2031 Bush Street (aka the Kinmon Gakuen Building), Assessor’s Parcel Block No. 0676, Lot No. 027, as a Landmark under Article 10 of the Planning Code; affirming the Planning Department’s determination under the California Environmental Quality Act; and making findings of consistency with the General Plan, and the eight priority policies of Planning Code, Section 101.1, and findings of public necessity, convenience and welfare findings under P...