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SBE Meeting – Nov. 7, 2013 – LCFF Spending Regulations & LCAP Template

November 7, 2013


Today the State Board of Education (SBE) held a lengthy hearing to discuss development of the LCFF spending regulations and Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) template, which must be adopted by January 31, 2014, and March 31, 2014, respectively. Christine Swenson (CDE) and Janelle Kubinec (WestEd, the contractor who is organizing stakeholder input) provided background material on the agenda item, which included draft emergency spending regulations and the LCAP conceptual framework.  Janelle indicated that the intent is to present the LCAP template for adoption in January along with the spending regulations.  The draft regulations propose an options-based policy framework, which provides three options to meet requirements to “increase or improve services for unduplicated pupils in proportion to the increase in funds,” per LCFF statute: Continue reading