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March 2016 State Board Meeting Agenda


Thursday, March 31, 2016

Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

State Board Work Session
Grimes State Office Building

State Board Room
400 E. 14th Street

Des Moines, IA  50319

9:00 – 10:30 a.m. 

Work Session:  Appeals (Appeals Tab A)

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

10:30 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 (January St Brd Minutes Draft Tab B)

10:45 a.m.    

  1. Appeal Decisions (Appeals Tab C)
    1. In re Open Enrollment of B.P. (Treynor Community School District)
    2. In re Open Enrollment of B.M. & J.M. (Lisbon Community School District)

11:00 a.m.

  1. Rules:  Chapter 77 – Standards for Teacher Intern Preparation Programs (Notice) (Chapter 77 Rules Tab D)

11:15 a.m.

  1. Educator Preparation Program Approval (Educ Prep Program Approval Tab E)
    1. Buena Vista University – Educator Preparation Program Approval
    2. Maharishi University of Management – Educator Preparation Program Approval – Follow-Up to Conditional Approval

11:35 a.m.

  1. Educator Preparation Program Change Approval (Educ Prep Program Change Tab F)
    1. Loras College Counselor Education Program

11:40 a.m.

  1. Assessment Task Force Recommendation on Science Assessment (Assessment Task Force Recommendation on Science Assessment Tab G)

11:55 a.m.

  1. Introduction – 2016 Iowa Teacher of the Year (TOY Tab H)

12:10 p.m.


12:40 p.m.

  1. Closing the Achievement Gap Report (Closing the Achievement Gap Report Tab I)

1:00 p.m.

  1. Preschool Update (Preschool Update Tab J)

1:15 p.m.

  1. Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Annual Budget Approval for Area Education Agencies (AEA Budgets Tab K)

1:30 p.m.

  1. Southeastern Community College Interim Accreditation Report – Fiscal Year 2016 (SCC Interim Accred Report Tab L)

1:45 p.m.

  1. Iowa Community Colleges Joint Enrollment Report 2015 (CC Jt Enrollment Report Tab M)

2:00 p.m.

  1. Iowa Community Colleges Adult Education and Literacy Annual Report—Program Year 2015 (July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015) (CC AEL Report Tab N)

2:15 p.m.


2:30 p.m.

  1. Community College Program Outcomes Report (CC Outcomes Report Tab O)

2:40 p.m.

  1. State Board Retreat Planning (St Brd Retreat Planning Tab P)

2:50 p.m.

  1. Board Reports

3:00 p.m.

  1. Recognition of Rosie Hussey and Hannah Rens

3:15 p.m.


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