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2020 Advisory Committee

* This is not a subcommittee of the board, this is an advisory committee.  

The Workforce 2020 Advisory Committee provides feedback and advice in the strategies and methods used to advance Acceleration 2020 as it relates to closing the achievement gap by focusing in these areas:

  • 5 percent annual increase in students overall meeting or exceeding state standards in reading and math
  • 8 percent annual increase in students meeting or exceeding standards in reading and math for MPS’ lowest-performing students
  • 10 percent annual increase in the four-year graduation rate
  • Increase in post-secondary participation for Minneapolis Public School Graduates.
  • Provide advice around the MPS Budget
  • Advising on Equity Diversity Impact Assessment

When: Meetings will be held on the 2nd Thursday of every month (unless noted otherwise). Meetings go from 5:30pm-7: 30 pm

Where: Meetings are held at the Davis Center in Conference Room S1-435, which is located at 1250 W. Broadway Avenue in Minneapolis

Meeting Principle: The 2020 Advisory committee will conduct business as an Open Meeting.  As an open meeting, the public is welcome to attend and observe, but this forum will not be open for public discussion and/or comments. 

Other Supports: Childcare, transportation, and interpreters are available for members of the 2020 Advisory Committee. Please call or email Elizabeth McNamara to make arrangements: 612-668-0576,

ARCHIVED MINUTES (minutes are no longer taken for current meetings)