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March 2012 State Board Meeting Agenda


Times are estimates and subject to change.

State Board Work Session

Room B100, Grimes State Office Building

8:30–9:45 a.m.

The Executive Director from the SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium will meet with the Board to provide information about and discuss SMARTER Balanced assessments.

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 A: January 2012 State Board Minutes Draft)
    2. Rules: Chapter 25 – Academic Career and Employment Program; Tuition Assistance (Adopt) (Tab B: Chapter 25 All)
    3. Rules: Chapter 63 – Funding for Instructional Programs for Children Residing in Juvenile Homes (Termination)(Tab C: Chapter 63 All)
    4. Rules: Chapter 120 – Early ACCESS Integrated System of Early Intervention Services (Adopt) (Tab D: Chapter 120 All)
    5. eSigourney Charter School (Tab F: Executive Summary for Sigourney Closure)
  5. Iowa Quality Infant Toddler Program Standards (Tab G: Infant and Toddler revised all)

10:45 a.m.

  1. Strengthening Educational Leadership (Tab H: Ex Summary Wallace Grant Update)

11:30 a.m.

  1. Iowa Community Colleges Joint Enrollment Report 2011 (Tab I: CC Jt Enrollment Report)

12:00 p.m.


12:30 p.m.

  1. The Future of Teacher Preparation (Tab J: March Future of Teacher)

1:30 p.m.

  1. Introduction of Charity Campbell – 2012 Iowa Teacher of the Year

1:45 p.m.

  1. Appeal Decisions (Tab K: Appeals All)

2:15 p.m.

  1. Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Annual Budget Approval for Area Education Agencies (Tab L: AEA budgets all)


  1. Financial Health of Districts - Is the early warning system working?(Tab M: Financial History All)
  2. Recommendation for a Phase II Visit to Exira Community School District (Tab N: Exira All)

3:30 p.m.

  1. Iowa Principal Leadership Academy (Tab O: IPLA Report All)

4:00 p.m.

  1. Board Reports

4:15 p.m.


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