Thursday: Hillsborough School Board, final budget hearing, 5 p.m.
Friday: Council on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys, subcommittee on improving educational outcomes, 11 a.m. conference call
Sept. 10: Department of Education, workshop on secondary and postsecondary curriculum alignment, 10 a.m., Tallahassee; Senate Education and Higher Education committees, 3:15 p.m.; Hernando School Board workshop; Go Higher Task Force, 10 a.m., Tallahassee
Sept. 11: Pinellas School Board, 10 a.m.; Pasco School Board, final budget hearing, 6 p.m.; Senate Education and Higher Education appropriation committees, 8:30 a.m.
Sept. 12: No Child Left Behind forum with U.S. Rep. Ginny Brown-Waite and K-12 Chancellor Cheri Yecke, 6:30 p.m., Pasco School Board chambers
Sept. 17-18: State Board of Education, chancellor candidate interviews, Tampa
Sept. 18: Florida Legislature, special session on budget, Tallahassee; State Board of Education, Tampa; Hillsborough School Board, 3 p.m.
Sept. 18-20: State Instructional Materials committees, 8:30 a.m., Jacksonville