May 31, 2016 – 5:30 p.m.
District Office – Ballena Conference Room 153
2060 Challenger Drive
Alameda, CA 94501
IF YOU WISH TO ADDRESS THE BOARD OF EDUCATION
Please submit a “Request to Address the Board” slip to Kerri Lonergan, Assistant to the Superintendent, prior to the introduction of the item. For meeting facilitation, please submit the slip at your earliest possible convenience. Upon recognition by the President of the Board, please come to the podium and identify yourself prior to speaking. The Board of Education reserves the right to limit speaking time to three (3) minutes or fewer per individual. Speakers are permitted to yield their time to one other speaker, however no one speaker shall have more than four (4) minutes.
Agenda items: may be addressed after the conclusion of the staff presentation on the item.
A. CALL TO ORDER
1. PUBLIC COMMENT ON CLOSED SESSION TOPICS: The Board of Education reserves the right to limit public comment to 10 minutes.
2. ADJOURN TO CLOSED SESSION – 5:30 p.m. – to discuss:
Public Employee Performance Evaluation – Pursuant to Government Code Section 54957 – Superintendent Goals
3. RECONVENE TO PUBLIC SESSION
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