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August 2017 State Board Meeting Agenda


Thursday, August 3, 2017

Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

State Board Work Session
Grimes State Office Building

State Board Room (second floor)
400 E. 14th Street

Des Moines, IA  50319

9:00 – 10:00 a.m. 

Work Session:  Every Student Succeeds Act Update (ESSA Tab A)

State Board Business Meeting
Grimes State Office Building


  1. Call to Order
  2. Approve the Agenda
  3. Communication
    1. Public Comment
    2. Director's Report
  4. Consent Agenda
    1. Minutes (June Minutes Draft Tab B)
    2. Rules:  Chapter 21 – Community Colleges (Adopt) (Chapter 21 Tab C)
    3. Rules:  Chapter 33 – Educating the Homeless (Adopt) (Chapter 33 Tab D)
    4. Rules:  Chapter 61 – Iowa Reading Research Center (Adopt) (Chapter 61 Tab E)
    5. Rules:  Chapter 62 – State Standards for Progression in Reading (Adopt) (Chapter 62 Tab F)

10:15 a.m.

  1. Rules:  Chapter 83 – Teacher and Administrator Quality Programs (Notice) (Chapter 83 Tab G)
  2. Rules:  Chapter 98 – Financial Management of Categorical Funding (Notice) (Chapter 98 Tab H)

10:30 a.m.

  1. Appeal Decisions (Appeals Tab I)
    • In re Open Enrollment of K.M. (Riverside Community School District)

    • In re Open Enrollment of T.L.U. and T.R.U. (Waco Community School District)

11:00 a.m.

  1. Practitioner Preparation Program Approval (BVU Tab J)
    • Buena Vista University

11:20 a.m.

  1. Paraeducator Preparation Program Approvals (Paraeducator Preparation Programs Tab K)
    • Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency

    • Iowa Western Community College

    • Iowa Lakes Community College

11:40 a.m.

  1. Iowa Western Community College Interim Accreditation Report – Fiscal Year 2017 (IWCC Interim Accreditation Report Tab L)


  1. State Board Policy Development Priorities for 2017-2018 (Policy Development Priorities Tab M)

12:15 p.m.


12:45 p.m.

  1. National Association of State Boards of Education Grant (NASBE Grant Tab N)

1:00 p.m.

  1. Practitioner Preparation Program Report on Follow-up Visits Conducted During 2016-2017 (Practitioner Preparation Program Follow-up Report Tab O)

1:15 p.m.

  1. Assessment Update and Discussion (Assessment Tab P)

1:25 p.m.

  1. Future Ready Iowa Initiative (Future Ready Iowa Tab Q)

1:45 p.m.

  1. Early Warning System and Early Literacy Results (Early Warning System and Literacy Results Tab R)

2:05 p.m.

  1. Board Reports

2:15 p.m. 


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