MassCAN Advisory Board

Massachusetts Computing Attainment Network (MassCAN) Advisory Board

Notice of Meeting

The Advisory Board of the Massachusetts Computing Attainment Network will hold a meeting as follows:

Time:          4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Date:           August 28, 2018

Location:    Education Development Center

                   43 Foundry Ave.

                   Waltham, MA 02453

As there are some space limitations for the reserved meeting room, any Non-Advisory Board member wishing to attend the meeting is requested to contact Jim Stanton at jstanton@edc.org no later than Monday, August 27 by 3:00 p.m.

List of Topics Expected to Be Discussed at Meeting

  • Approval of June 18, 2018 Board minutes
  • Discussion and approval of MassCAN 2018 Annual Report to the Legislature
  • Executive Office of Education Update
  • Post August Plans (Rennie Center, Chamber of Commerce, PACE)

This notice is provided pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 30A, Sections 18-25 and 940CMR29.00 et al.

Date and Time Posted to the MassCAN Website: August 22, 2018 by 5pm

MassCAN Advisory Board Minutes:

December 14, 2016
September 14, 2016
July 25, 2016
June 15, 2016
March 23, 2016
February 24, 2016
January 20, 2016
September 23, 2015

Prior Advisory Board Notices:

The Advisory Board of the Massachusetts Computing Attainment Network will hold a meeting as follows:

Time:           4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Date:           Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Location:     MITRE Corporation*

                    MITRE Center (C Building), Room 1C103

                    202 Burlington Road (Route 62)

                    Bedford, MA 01730

* As MITRE is a federal research facility, the name of each U.S. citizen wishing to attend the meeting will be provided in advance of the meeting to the MITRE Corporation to facilitate entry to the facility. Please bring a photo ID. Non-Advisory Board members wishing to attend the meeting should contact Jim Stanton at jstanton@edc.org no later than Monday, June 18, 2018 at 9:30AM.

List of Topics Expected to Be Discussed at Meeting

  • Approve February Meeting Minutes
  • Approve Budget modifications and July and August budget
  • Review & discuss status of PACE Initiative
  • Review and discuss Business Coalition and Funding Update 
  • Discuss Status of MassCAN

 This notice is provided pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 30A, Sections 18-25 and 940CMR29.00 et al.

Date and Time Posted to the MassCAN Website: June 18, 2018 by 5:00PM

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The Advisory Board of the Massachusetts Computing Attainment Network will hold a meeting as follows:

Time:            3:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Date:            February 12, 2018

Location:      MITRE Corporation*

                     MITRE Center (C Building), Room 1C103

                     202 Burlington Road (Route 62)

                     Bedford, MA 01730

As MITRE is a federal research facility, the name of each U.S. citizen wishing to attend the meeting will be provided in advance of the meeting to the MITRE Corporation to facilitate entry to the facility. Please bring a photo ID. Non-Advisory Board members wishing to attend the meeting should contact Jim Stanton at jstanton@edc.org no later than Friday February 9 by 9:00AM.

List of Topics Expected to Be Discussed at Meeting

  • Welcome and agenda review
  • Approval of October 2017 Board Meeting Minutes
  • Review of June 2017-December 2017 spending
  • Review and Approval of January-June 2018 Budget & Deliverables
  • Review and discussion of Programming the Acceleration of Computing and Equity (PACE) Initiative being launched in collaboration with the Massachusetts Association  of School Superintendents
  • Review of Public-Private Partnership Event to be held this spring to launch K-12 Computer Science Public Awareness Campaign.  

This notice is provided pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 30A, Sections 18-25 and 940CMR29.00 et al.

Date and Time Posted to the MassCAN Website: February 7, 2018 by 5:00PM