Education

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


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...

Appointments, Close Juvenile Hall Working Group - Christina Gomez, Valentina Sedeno, Joanna Hernandez, Lonnie Holmes, Denise Coleman, Daniel Macallair, Constance Walker, Deborah Bill, and Samuel Carr

Motion appointing Christina Gomez, Valentina Sedeno (residency requirement waived), Joanna Hernandez (residency requirement waived), Lonnie Holmes, Denise Coleman, Daniel Macallair (residency requirement waived), Constance Walker, Deborah Bill (residency requirement waived), and Samuel Carr (residency requirement waived), for indefinite terms, to the Close Juvenile Hall Working Group.

Appointment, Free City College Oversight Committee - Supervisor Gordon Mar

Motion appointing Supervisor Gordon Mar, for an indefinite term, to the Free City College Oversight Committee.

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Approve referral to Administration to report to the Board at the first meeting in January 2020 with options for consideration, including the funding source, timeline and expected outcomes, relating to procurement of external expertise to provide an in-depth study on the current landscape and possibilities of creating a diagnostic center for children in the County. (Chavez)

Hearing - Institutional Master Plan Ordinance and Student Housing

Hearing on the Institutional Master Plan (IMP) Ordinance and the status of post-secondary educational institutions subject to IMPs and their plans for student housing; and requesting the Planning Commission to report.

Hearing - Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data - FY2018-2019

Hearing on the City's collection and analysis of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) data for FY2018-2019; and requesting the Department of Public Health, Mayor's Office of Housing and Community Development, Human Services Agency, Department of Aging and Adult Services, Department of Children, Youth and Their Families, and Department of Homelessness and Supportive Housing to report.

World Children’s Day - November 20, 2019 - Affirming San Francisco’s Commitment to the United Nations Convention of the Rights of Children

Resolution declaring November 20, 2019, World Children’s Day in the City and County of San Francisco, and affirming the City and County’s commitment to the United Nations Convention of the Rights of Children.

Hearing - Juvenile Probation Department - Policies, Practices and Cost-Effectiveness of Services

Hearing to examine the Juvenile Probation Department's policies and practices that impact the lives of juvenile justice involved youth, including those who are incarcerated at the Youth Guidance Center and those who are on probation, cost-effectiveness of those services, and what efforts are underway to reduce the over-incarceration of youth of color, and identify opportunities for improvements; and requesting the Juvenile Probation Department, District Attorney, Public Defender, Department of P...

Appointment, Close Juvenile Hall Working Group - Kandy Kalani Ifopo

Motion appointing Kandy Kalani Ifopo, for an indefinite term, to the Close Juvenile Hall Working Group.