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LL-03, Cabinet Meeting Room
The Capitol
Tallahassee, Florida

December 10, 2002
8:30 a.m.

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Call to Order Chairman Phil Handy
Chairman's Report
Chairman Phil Handy
Secretary's Report Secretary Jim Horne
Delivery System Action Items:
  1. State Universities' Accountability Report
  2. Request to Sublease Property, FGCU (14KB PDF)
  3. Award of Tenure as part of a Settlement Agreement, FAMU (14KB PDF)
  4. Resolution of the FBOE Authorizing the Issuance of Debt Not to Exceed $6 million to Refinance all or a Portion of Certain Outstanding Debt, FSU International Programs Association, Inc.
  5. Second Amendment to Agreement: FBOE and Tallahassee-Leon County Civic Center (14KB PDF)
  6. Certification of Review of Presidential Evaluations, Community College Presidents (11KB PDF)
Consideration of Secretary's Recommendations: Secretary Jim Horne
Consideration of Recommendations: Secretary Jim Horne
Presentation: Governor's Blue Ribbon Task Force on Access and Accommodations for Students with Disabilities Jan Rouse


(Break for lunch)


Presentation and Discussion:
Making Reading the Top Priority (342KB PDF) ( PowerPoint 2MB)
Mary Laura Openshaw
Report and Discussion (10KB PDF)
  • Amendment to Reduce Class Size
  • Governance of Higher Education
  • Universal Pre-Kindergarten
Secretary Jim Horne
Presentation and Update:
  1. Strategic Planning Projects (10KB PDF)
  2. K-20 Accountability Project


Deputy Secretary John Winn
Deputy Secretary John Winn
Concluding Remarks and Adjournment Chairman Phil Handy
Windows Media Archive of the Meeting