P-16/P-20 Councils: Sources
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P-16/P-20 Councils: Sources



Sources
Arizona P-20 council: Executive Order 2008-14 (amends and supercedes 2005 Executive Orders 2005-26 and 2005-19); Debra Raeder, Executive Director, Governor's P-20 Council
P-20 council Web site: http://www.governor.state.az.us/P20/
Arkansas P-16 council: ARK. CODE ANN. § 6-1-301 through -304; Dr. Ken James, Commissioner of Education
P-16 council Web site: No Web site as of March 2008
California P-16 council: Jose Ortega, Administrator, P-16 Policy Development, California Department of Education
P-16 council Web site: http://www.cde.ca.gov/eo/in/pc/
Colorado P-16 council: Executive order 003 007; Janet Lopez, Deputy Director, Governor's P-20 Council
P-16 council Web site: http://www.colorado.gov/cs/Satellite?c=Page&childpagename=GovRitter%2FGOVRLayout&cid=1187772339688&p=1187772339688&pagename=GOVRWrapper
Connecticut PK-20 council: Barbara Westwater, Chief, Bureau of Curriculum and Instruction, Connecticut State Department of Education
PK-20 council Web site: http://www.ctdhe.org/P20/default.htm
Delaware P-20 council: Gov. Ruth Ann Minner Executive Order #47; DEL. CODE ANN. tit. 14, § 107; Valerie Woodruff, Secretary of Public Education
P-20 council Web site: http://www.doe.state.de.us/info/P20council/default.shtml
Florida P-16: FLA. STAT. ch. 1000.01-1000.4, 1007.01, 20.115; Jay Pfeiffer, Deputy Commissioner of Accountability, Research and Measurement, Florida Department of Education
Georgia P-16 council: Candace C. Sommer, Community Relations Manager, Department of P-16, Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia; Dana Tofig, Director, Communications, Georgia Department of Education
P-16 council Web site: http://www.gaeducationalliance.org/, http://www.usg.edu/p16/
Hawaii P-20 council: United for Learning: The Hawai'i P-20 Initiative Strategic Plan: 2006-2010; Kathy Jaycox, P-20 Senior Associate, United for Learning: The Hawaii P-20 Initiative, Tammi Chun, Executive Director, United for Learning: The Hawaii P-20 Initiative
P-20 council Web site: http://p20hawaii.org/
Idaho P-16: Idaho State Board of Education Web site http://www.boardofed.idaho.gov/ ; IDAHO CODE § 33-107; Mark Browning, Chief Communications Officer, Idaho State Board of Education
Illinois P-20 council: 105 Ill. Comp. Stat. § 5/22-45; Kristin Richards, Deputy Chief of Staff, Office of Governor Rod Blagojevich
P-20 council Web site: http://www2.illinois.gov/p20council/Pages/default.aspx
Indiana P-16 council: IND. CODE ANN. § 20-19-4-1 et seq.; Cheryl Orr, Staff Liaison, Indiana’s Education Roundtable
P-16 council Web site: http://www.in.gov/edroundtable/
Iowa P-16 council: Governor Vilsack Executive Order 30; Judy Jeffrey, Director of Education, Iowa Department of Education
P-16 council Web site: http://www.state.ia.us/iowalearns/
Kansas P-20 council: Executive Order 08-05; Kate Wolff, Deputy Director of Governmental Affairs, Office of Governor Kathleen Sebelius
P-20 council Web site: http://www.ksde.org/Default.aspx?tabid=2880
Kentucky P-16 council: KY. REV. STAT. ANN. § 164.033; Dr. Dianne Bazell, Assistant Vice President, Academic Affairs, Council on Postsecondary Education
P-16 council Web site: http://www.cpe.ky.gov/committees/p16/
Louisiana Blue Ribbon Commission for Educational Excellence: Jeanne Burns, Associate Commissioner for Teacher Education Initiatives, Governor's Office/Board of Regents
Commission Web site: http://www.doe.state.la.us/Lde/bese/856.html, http://asa.regents.state.la.us/TE/brc

High School Redesign Commission: LA. REV. STAT. ANN. § 17:3951; Kathy Mouton, Executive Director of High School Redesign, Louisiana Department of Education
Commission Web site: http://www.doe.state.la.us/lde/hsr/2045.html
Maine P-20 council: Executive Order 12 FY 08/09; Wanda Monthey, Team Leader/Policy Director, P-20 Team: Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment, Maine Department of Education
P-20 council Web site: None available as of May 2008
Maryland P-20 council: Executive Order 01.01.2007.20; Patricia A. Foerster, Education Policy Advisor, Office of the Governor
P-20 council Web site: http://www.marylandpublicschools.org/MSDE/divisions/leadership/programs/P-20_Partnership/
Michigan P-16: http://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,1607,7-140-5373-10506--,00.html
Minnesota P-16 council: Kent Pekel, Executive Director, College Readiness Consortium, University of Minnesota
P-16 council Web site: http://mnp20.org/index.html
Mississippi P-20 council: Dr. Susan P. Lee, Director of P-16 Initiatives, Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning
P-20 council Web site: http://www.ihl.state.ms.us/academic_affairs1/p20.htm
Missouri P-16 council: MO. REV. STAT. § 160.730; Rod Nunn, Executive Director, Missouri P-20 Council; Missouri P-20 Council 2007 Annual Report
P-16 council Web site: http://www.dhe.mo.gov/p20.html
Montana P-20 council: Board of Education Resolution to Establish the Kindergarten to College Workgroup, July 13, 2006; Jan Lombardi, Governor's Education Policy Advisor; Anna Green, First Lady Assistant/Policy Advisor, Office of the Governor; Strategic Plans - Comparative Worksheet, draft August 9, 2007
P-20 council Web site: http://governor.mt.gov/boed/kindtocol.asp
Nebraska P-16 council: Marty Mahler, Nebraska P-16 Coordinator; Nebraska P-16 Initiative Status Report, October 2006
P-16 council Web site: https://p16.nebraska.edu/
Nevada P-16 council: NEV. REV. STAT. ANN. 400.010 through .045; Jodi Stephens, Legislative Assistant to Governor Gibbons; Mindy Martini, Senior Research Analyst, Research Division, Legislative Counsel Bureau
P-16 council Web site: http://gov.state.nv.us/P-16%20Council/index.htm
New Hampshire P-16 council: Executive Order 2006-10; Kathryn Dodge, Executive Director, New Hampshire Postsecondary Education Commission
P-16 council Web site: http://www.nh.gov/postsecondary/p16/index.html
New Mexico P-16 council: Elizabeth Gutierrez, Director, P20 Policy and Program Development, New Mexico Higher Education Department; New Mexico Higher Education Department Web site
New York P-16: N.Y. EDUC. LAW § 101, 301
North Carolina P-16 council: N.C. GEN. STAT. § 116C-1; Ann McArthur, Senior Education Advisor, Office of the Governor
P-16 council Web site: No Web site as of April 2008 
North Dakota P-16 council and P-16 council Web site: http://www.ndus.nodak.edu/reports/default.asp?ID=388
Ohio P-16 council: OHIO REV. CODE ANN. § 3301.41 through 3301.43, 3301.46, 3302.032, 3313.603, 3313.6013, 3326.01 through 3326.08, 3326.20, 3345.062; Julie Schaid, Executive Director of the Partnership for Continued Learning
P-16 council Web site: www.pcl.ohio.gov
Oklahoma P-16 council: OKLA. STAT. ANN. tit. 70, § 1210.525; Sandy Garrett, State Superintendent of Public Instruction
P-16 council Web site: No Web site as of April 2008, although a page http://www.sde.state.ok.us/ACE/default.htm on the Oklahoma Department of Education Web site provides information on the remediation and intervention component of the ACE Steering Committee's work.
Oregon P-16 council: OR. REV. STAT. § 348.890, 340.085; Salam Noor, Assistant Superintendent for the Office of Educational Improvement and Innovation, Oregon Department of Education; Unified Education Enterprise Workplan, June 13, 2007
P-16 council Web site: No Web site as of April 2008
Pennsylvania STEM council: Sue Mukherjee, Special Assistant to the Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Education
STEM council Web site: http://www.psi.camp7.org/Default.aspx?pageId=54370
PASSHE Regional Councils: Steve Pavlak, Associate Vice Chancellor for School and University Programs, Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE)
PASSHE Regional Councils Web site: http://www.passhe.edu/executive/academic/academy/pkcouncils/Pages/default.aspx
Rhode Island P-16 council: Executive Order 05-08, Executive Order 07-04; January 14, 2004 memo by Jack Warner to members of the Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education; Dr. Jack Warner, Commissioner of Higher Education
P-16 council Web site: No Web site as of February 2008
South Carolina K-16 council: S.C. CODE ANN. § 59-59-170, 59-59-180, 59-59-210; Sabrina Moore, Education and Economic Development Coordinating Council Staff Team Leader, South Carolina Department of Education; Second Annual Report on the Implementation of the Education and Economic Development Act of 2005
K-16 council Web site: http://ed.sc.gov/agency/Accountability/Regional-Services/Teach-SC-Pathways/Education-and-Economic-Coordinating-Council.html
South Dakota P-21 council: Janelle Toman, Director of Information and Institutional Research, South Dakota Board of Regents; June 19, 2007 department of education press release
P-21 council Web site: http://doe.sd.gov/secretary/P21Initiative/
Tennessee P-16 council: Linda Doran, Associate Executive Director for Academic Affairs, Tennessee Higher Education Commission; Deborah Boyd, Associate Executive Director for P-16 Initiatives, Tennessee Higher Education Commission
P-16 council Web site: http://www.tn.gov/thec/Divisions/PPR/planning/p16.html
Texas P-16 council: TEX. EDUC. CODE ANN. § 61.076; Dr. Raymund Paredes, Commissioner of Higher Education
P-16 council Web site: http://www.tea.state.tx.us/index2.aspx?id=4767; http://www.p16texas.org/ (site on regional councils)
Utah K-16 council: Lucille Stoddard, Associate Commissioner for Academic Affairs and Teddi Safman, Assistant Commissioner for Academic Affairs, Utah State Board of Regents; October 17, 2007 memorandum from then-Commissioner Richard E. Kendell to the State Board of Regents
K-16 council Web site: http://science.uvu.edu/k16alliance/
Virginia P-16 council: Executive Order 40 (2006); Executive Order 100 (2005); Kendall Tyree, Special Assistant, Office of the Secretary of Education
P-16 council Web site: http://www.education.virginia.gov/Initiatives/P-16Council/index.cfm
Washington P-20 council: Executive Order 07-03 and Executive Order 07-05; Laurie Dolan, Policy Director, Governor's Executive Policy Office; Heather Moss, Executive Policy Analyst, Office of Financial Management
P-20 council Web site: http://www.p20council.wa.gov/
West Virginia P-20 council: 2006 Executive Order 7-06; Jay Cole, Education Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Joe Manchin III
P-20 council Web site: No Web site as of April 2008
Wisconsin P-16 council: Francine Tompkins, Director, PK-16 Initiatives, University of Wisconsin System; Janet Washbon, Policy and Government Relations, Wisconsin Technical College System; Mari McCarty, Executive Vice President, Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities 
P-16 council Web site: http://www.wisconsin.edu/pk16/index.htm
Wyoming P-16 council: Rollin Abernethy, Wyoming P-16 Education Council, Interim Chair, and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, University of Wyoming
P-16 council Web site: http://www.wp-16.org/

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