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June 2012 State Board Retreat Agenda


Times are estimates and subject to change.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

State Board Business Meeting

DMACC Boardroom

10:00 a.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approve the Agenda
  3. AEA Budgets – Modified (approval requested) (Tab A: AEA Budgets All)
  4. Adjourn Business Meeting

State Board Retreat Agenda

10:10 a.m.

  1. Welcome – Goals of the Retreat, Discussion of State Board Self-evaluation and Follow-up – Rosie Hussey
  2. Introductory Comments – Jason Glass
  3. Background Reading for the Retreat (Tab B: Readings All):
    • How the world's most improved school systems keep getting better - McKinsey & Company
    • Standing on the Shoulders of Giants - An American Agenda for Education Reform – Marc S. Tucker
    • Highly Reliability Organizations in Education – Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning (McRel)

10:30 a.m.

  1. Legislative Update – Mike Cormack, Phil Wise (Tab C: Revised Final 2012 Leg Summ)

11:15 a.m.

  1. Update on the Status of the State Board’s Priorities

12:30 p.m.


1:15 p.m.

  1. 1:15 p.m. Emerging Issues/Department Direction and Focus Areas (Re-visioning) – Jason Glass

3:00 p.m.


3:15 p.m.

  1. State Board Priority Setting – Facilitated by Circe Stumbo, President of West Wind Education Policy, Inc. (Tab F: Policy Process Calendar All)

4:30 p.m.

Adjourn for the day

5:00 p.m.

Social time and dinner:

Ranallo’s on 3rd
417 SW 3rd Street

Thursday, June 28, 2012

DMACC Boardroom

8:00 a.m.

  1. Breakfast

8:30 a.m.

  1. Aligning the Focus Areas of the Department, the Priorities of the State Board, and the Strategic Plan – Facilitated by Circe Stumbo (Tab G: State Board Strategic Plan)

10:00 a.m.


10:15 a.m.

  1. Continued Discussion About Alignment – Facilitated by Circe Stumbo

11:15 a.m.

  1. State Board Meeting Dates for 2013 – Gail Sullivan (Tab H: State Board of Ed 2013 Meeting Dates)

11:20 a.m.

  1. Closing Remarks – Rosie Hussey

11:30 a.m.


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