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March 2013 State Board Meeting Agenda


Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

State Board Room, Grimes State Office Building

State Board Work Session

9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Work Session – Proposal/Next Steps for “Improving Teacher and Leader Preparation" (Tab A: Work Session)

State Board Business Meeting

11:15 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 B: January 31 2013 Minutes Draft)
    2. Rules: Chapter 21 – Community Colleges “Associate of Community Professional Studies Pilot” (Adopt) (Tab C: Chapter 21)
    3. Rules: Chapter 32 – Iowa High School Equivalency Diploma (Adopt) (Tab D: GED 32 Rules Revised)
    4. Rules: Chapter 41 – Special Education (Notice) (Tab E: Chapter 41)
    5. Religious Groups Exempted from School Standards (Tab F: Exempt Schools)
    6. Request for Specially Accredited Status – Trinity Christian High School (Tab G: Exec Summary for State Board - Trinity Christian)
  5. Rules: Chapter 82 – Standards for School Administration Manager Program (Notice)(Tab H: Chapter 82)

11:30 a.m.

  1. Iowa Early Learning Standards 2012 (Tab I: Exec Summary Early Learning Standards)

12:00 p.m.

  1. Paraeducator Preparation Program Approval (Tab J: Paraeducator Programs)
    • Grant Wood AEA
    • AEA 267

12:15 p.m


12:45 p.m.

  1. Teacher Preparation Program Approval (Tab K: Univ of Dubuque)
    • University of Dubuque

1:15 p.m.

  1. Fiscal Year 2013-2014 Annual Budget Approval for Area Education Agencies (Tab L: FY2013-2014 AEA Budget Approval)
  2. Exira – Update on Accreditation Status and Plan of Action (Tab M: Exira executive summary)

1:45 p.m.

  1. Update on Online Learning (Tab N: Exec Summary Online Learning)

2:15 p.m.

  1. Iowa Community College Joint Enrollment Report 2012 (Tab O: Community Colleges Joint Enrollment Report)

2:45 p.m.

  1. Board Reports

3:00 p.m.

Adjourn Meeting

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