The Title VI Unit, School Improvement and Instructional Support Section, Department of Education, will hold the following meetings to disseminate information and application materials regarding the CLASS SIZE REDUCTION AND TITLE VI program for 2000-2001.
April 21, 2000--North Little Rock--North Little Rock Hilton*
April 24, 2000--Pottsville--Pottsville High School Library
April 25, 2000--Harrison--Ozarks Unlimited Resources Cooperative
April 27, 2000--Nashville--Nashville High School Lecture Hall
April 28, 2000--Monticello--Junior High School Auditorium
May 04, 2000--Marianna--Nunnally Building
May 05, 2000--Walnut Ridge--Northeast Arkansas Cooperative
*The Area Meeting in North Little Rock will be held in conjunction with the Arkansas Association of Federal Coordinators (AAFC) Conference.
Registration for all locations will be from 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. and the meetings will conclude by 12:00 noon. Each district should bring a copy of the Title VI Handbook to the meeting.
At each location, a time will be set aside to serve as the Annual Public Meetings for Title VI. The State Application and Financial Report will be reviewed and made available to the public. The staff will take comments in reference to the implementation of the Title VI program.
The materials distributed will include:
Title VI Application forms and instructions
Title VI Annual Financial Report forms and instructions
It is IMPORTANT that the person responsible for completing the application and annual report attend an area meeting. Technical assistance will be provided in the afternoon, by appointment only. Call or e-mail Jerry Eans at the address above to make an appointment.