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January 2016 State Board Meeting Agenda


Thursday, January 21, 2016

Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

State Board Work Session
State Capitol, Room 15

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 (Work Session with Legislators Tab A)

State Board Work Session
Grimes State Office Building

State Board Room
400 E. 14th Street

Des Moines, IA  50319

9:00 – 9:30 a.m. 

Work Session - School Funding and Financial Monitoring of School Districts (Work Session on School Funding Tab B)

State Board Business Meeting
State Board Room, Grimes State Office Building

9:30 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 (November and December 2015) (November and December Minutes Tab C)
    2. Online Educator Preparation Program Approval (Online NAU Tab D)
      1. Northern Arizona University

9:50 a.m.    

  1. Review of Changes to Proposed Decisions (Appeals Tab E)
    1. In re Expulsion of M.K. (West Des Moines Community School District)
    2. In re Open Enrollment of B.M. & J.M. (Lisbon Community School District)
  2. Proposed Decision
    1. In re Open Enrollment of M.R. (Clear Creek-Amana Community School District)

10:20 a.m.

  1. Educator Preparation Program Accreditation (Educator Prep Tab F)
    1. Kaplan University
    2. Regents Alternative Pathway to Licensure

10:50 a.m.


11:00 a.m.

  1. Governor Terry Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds (Governor and Lt Governor Tab G)

12:00 p.m.

  1. Breaking Barriers to Teaching and Learning Awards Presentation and Luncheon (Breaking Barriers Tab H) (NOTE:  This presentation will be made in Room B100 of the Grimes State Office Building.)

1:00 p.m.

  1. Paraeducator Preparation Program Approval (GPAEA Paraeducator Tab I)
    1. Great Prairie Area Education Agency

1:10 p.m.

  1. Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA Tab J)

1:30 p.m.

  1. State Board Administrative Rules on Statewide Assessment (Assessment Rules Tab K)

1:50 p.m.

  1. Iowa Academic Standards Update (Iowa Academic Standards Tab L)

2:30 p.m.


2:40 p.m.

  1. The Annual Condition of Education Report 2015 and Iowa School Report Card (COE and School Report Card Tab M)

3:10 p.m.

  1. The Annual Condition of Iowa's Community Colleges Report 2015 (CC Report Tab N)

3:30 p.m.

  1. Proclamation to Recognize and Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Iowa's Community Colleges (CC Proclamation Tab O)

3:40 p.m.

  1. Board Reports

3:55 p.m.


Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on September 29, 2020 at 3:19am.