Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 10/13/2021 - 6:00 PM
Category: Recognitions and Resolutions
Type: Info/Action
Subject: 10.5 Review and Potential Approval of Resolution 21/22-26 for the State Seal of Civic Engagement (SSCE)
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 1: All students will receive a high quality education in a safe and welcoming environment with equitable and high expectations, access to technology, and instruction in the California State Standards that prepare them for college and/or career.
Policy:
Enclosure
File Attachment:
Resolution 21-22 (26) - Civic Engagement.pdf
SSCE Board Mtg 10_13_21.pdf
Summary: On September 10, 2020, the State Board of Education (SBE) adopted criteria and guidance to award a State Seal of Civic Engagement (SSCE) to students who demonstrate excellence in civics education and participation, and an understanding of the United States Constitution, the California Constitution, and the democratic system of government. By adopting these criteria, California joined a small but growing number of states that formally recognize and promote student civic engagement with seals to affix to student transcripts, diplomas, or certificates of completion.
Funding:
Fiscal Impact
Recommendation: Move to approve Resolution 21/22-26 for the State Seal of Civic Engagement (SSCE)
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Jennifer Sachs - Chief, Educational Services
Signed By:
Dr. Adam Clark - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Cherise Khaund Moved, Member Debra Mason seconded to approve the Original motion 'Move to approve Resolution 21/22-26 for the State Seal of Civic Engagement (SSCE)'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
   
Linda Mayo     Yes
Debra Mason     Yes
Cherise Khaund     Yes
Keisha Nzewi     Yes
Erin McFerrin     Yes