Meeting Calendars
Click here for the most up-to-date annual calendar(s) of BESE scheduled Regular and Committee meetings.  A link to the agenda and any other documentation available for the current/upcoming meeting is also provided on this page.  Agendas for upcoming meetings are generally released 10 days prior to the date of the meeting. The most up-to-date annual calendar(s) of scheduled BESE Advisory Council meetings are also available on this page.

Live Streaming and Video Archive
Act 697 of the 2010 Regular Legislative Session requires BESE to broadcast live audio and video streams of all its board and committee meetings in Baton Rouge, LA. Click here for more information and links to upcoming meeting streams.

The agendas and materials for all meetings, past and present, can be located here.

BESE posts the official minutes of its monthly meetings and any called/special meetings of the Board here after the minutes have been ratified by Board action.  The official minutes of a meeting remain available online for a full year.  Hard copies are available from the BESE office for $0.25 a page through a written public records request.

Past Meetings
Information and documentation for meetings held prior to the current date are located here.

Notice Regarding Executive Session
BESE and/or its committees reserve the right to enter into Executive Session, if needed, in accordance with R.S. 42:16.

Notice Regarding Accessibility
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if special assistance is needed at any public meeting of BESE, please notify the Executive Director of BESE at 225-342-5840 or via email at, five business days prior to the public meeting.

BESE Published Meeting Agendas Electronic Notification List

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