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January 2014 State Board Meeting Agenda


Thursday, January 23, 2014

Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

State Board Work Session

Legislative Dining Room, State Capitol

7:45 – 8:30 a.m.

Work Session - Discuss Priorities and Legislative Issues with Chairs and Ranking Members of the House and Senate Standing Education Committees and Education Appropriations Subcommittee (Tab A Work Session with Legislators)

State Board Work Session

State Board Room, Grimes State Office Building

9:00 – 9:45 a.m. 

Work Session - Approval Process for Out-of-State Online Educator Preparation Programs (Tab B Out-of-State Online Educ Prep Programs)

9:45 – 10:00 a.m.


State Board Business Meeting

State Board Room, Grimes State Office Building

10:00 a.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approve the Agenda
  3. Communication
    1. Public Comment
    2. Director’s Report
    3. Legislative Update
  4. Consent Agenda
    1. Minutes (Tab C November 2013 Minutes)
    2. Religious Groups Exempted from School Standards (Tab D Exempt Schools)
    3. Rules:  Chapter 1 – Organization and Operation (State Board Student Member) (Adopt) (Tab E Chapter 1)
    4. Rules:  Chapter 44 – School Buses (Notice) (Tab F Chapter 44)

The State Board approved this measure; however, further approval is needed in the process to move this item forward. As a result, there is a postponement of the public hearing date and that will be announced later. 

10:15 a.m.

  1. Online Practitioner Preparation Program Approval
  2. Practitioner Preparation Program Approval

10:35 a.m.

  1. Rules:  Chapter 83 – Teacher and Administrator Quality Programs (Standards for Professional Development) (Notice) (Tab I Chapter 83)

    Rules:  Chapter 21 – Community Colleges (Operating While Intoxicated) (Notice) (Tab J Chapter 21)

    Rules:  Chapter 58 – School Breakfast and Lunch Program, Nutritional Content Standards for Other Foods and Beverages (Notice) (Tab K Chapter 58)

    Rules: Chapter 79 – Standards for Practitioner and Administrator Preparation Programs (Notice) (Tab L Chapter 79)

    Rules:  Chapter 62 - State Standards for Progression in Reading (Adopt) (Tab M Chapter 62)

11:05 a.m.

  1. Appeal Decisions (Tab N Appeal Decisions)
    • In Re Open Enrollment of T.D. (Andrews Community School District)
    • In Re Open Enrollment of Annaliese Z. (Des Moines Independent Community School District)

11:20 a.m.

  1. State Board Adoption of School District Reporting Requirements (Tab O School District Reporting)

11:40 p.m.

  1. English Language Proficiency Standards (Tab P ELP Standards)

12:00 p.m.

  1. Iowa Community Colleges’ Uniform Policy on Student Residency Status (Tab Q CC Policy on Student Residency Status)

12:15 p.m.

Lunch - Conversation with Governor’s Policy Staff

1:15 p.m.

  1. Assessment – New Information, Progress and a Continuing Conversation (Tab R Assessment)

1:45 p.m.

  1. The Annual Condition of Education Report 2013 (Tab S Condition of Education Report)

2:05 p.m.

  1. The Annual Condition of Iowa’s Community Colleges Report 2013 (Tab T Condition of Community Colleges Report)

2:20 p.m.


2:30 p.m.

  1. Reading Research Report (Tab U Reading Research Report)

3:00 p.m.

  1. Report on Annual Findings and Recommendations – Commission on Educator Leadership and Compensation (Tab V CELC Report)

3:15 p.m.

  1. Board Reports

3:30 p.m.


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