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January 28, 2021, State Board Meeting Agenda

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

Iowa Department of Education
Grimes State Office Building
ICN Room (second floor)
400 E. 14th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319

This meeting will be held in person with the option for State Board members to join via Zoom (webinar). State Board members will receive an email from Zoom with directions regarding how to join the meeting.

Due to COVID-19, members of the public will only be allowed to join the meeting via Zoom. Following is the public URL to join the meeting:

To join by phone, dial:
US: +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799

Meeting ID: 96923004286
Passcode: 522075

State Board Information Session

9:00 to 9:20 a.m. Discuss State Board Members’ Input (Information Session Tab A)

State Board Business Meeting

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 2020 Minutes Draft Tab B)
    2. Workforce Training and Economic Development Fund Approvals (WTED Tab C)

9:45 a.m.

  1. Rules: Chapter 1 – Organization and Operation (Notice) (Chapter 1 Tab D)
  2. Rules: Chapter 2 – Agency Procedure for Rule Making and Petitions for Rule Making (Notice) (Chapter 2 Tab E)
  3. Rules: Chapter 4 – Waivers from Administrative Rules (Notice) (Chapter 4 Tab F)
  4. Rules: Chapter 17 – Open Enrollment (Notice) (Chapter 17 Tab G)
  5. Rules: Chapter 48 – Work-Based Learning (Notice) (Chapter 48 Tab H)
  6. Rules: Chapter 60 – Programs for Students of Limited English Proficiency (Notice) (Chapter 60 Tab I)
  7. Rules: Chapter 98 – Financial Management of Categorical Funding (Notice) (Chapter 98 Tab J)

10:15 a.m.

  1. Appeal Decisions (Appeal Decisions Tab K)
    1. In re Open Enrollment of R.N. et al. (CAM Community School District)
    2. In re Open Enrollment of S.B. et al. (CAM Community School District)
    3. In re Open Enrollment of M.W. et al. (Des Moines Independent Community School District)
    4. In re Open Enrollment of A.N. et al. (Iowa City Community School District)
    5. In re Educational Placement of M.R. (Waukee Community School District)

10:45 a.m.

  1. Iowa Core Essential Elements and Dynamic Learning Maps Set Cut Scores Adoption (Standards Adoption Tab L)

11:00 a.m.

  1. North Iowa Area Community College Interim Accreditation Report—Fiscal Year 2021 (NIACC Tab M)

11:15 a.m.

  1. Equity Committee Update and Equity Statement Approval ( Equity Tab N)

11:45 a.m.

Lunch and Board Reports

12:15 p.m.

  1. Practitioner Preparation Program Approvals (Practitioner Prep Tab O)
    1. Viterbo University
    2. Luther College

12:40 p.m.

  1. Annual Condition of Iowa’s Community Colleges Report, Academic Year 2020 (Condition of Community Colleges Tab P)

1:00 p.m.

  1. Davenport Community School District Accreditation Update (Davenport Tab Q)

2:00 p.m.


2:10 p.m.

  1. e-Learning Central Update (e-Learning Central Tab R)

2:35 p.m.

  1. Support Provided to School Districts to Deal with Mental Health Issues During the Pandemic (Mental Health Support Tab S)

3:00 p.m.

  1. School Budget Review Committee Update (SBRC Tab T)

3:15 p.m.


Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on September 24, 2021 at 4:37pm.