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May 2014 State Board Meeting Agenda


Thursday, May 15, 2014

Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

State Board Work Session
State Board Room, Grimes State Office Building

8:30 a.m.

New Member Orientation (current Board members are also encouraged to participate)

Introduction to the State Board: Duties of State Board Members (IA Code 256.7); State Board Operating Guidelines; Current State Board Strategic Plan and Legislative Priorities; and Board Calendar, Agendas and Committees

10:00 a.m.


10:10 a.m.

Introduction to the Department of Education: Director’s introduction to the Department’s areas of focus; overview of the four Divisions of the Department provided by the four division administrators and discussion of the Interrelated Roles of the State Board and Department of Education

11:40 a.m.

Overview of Parliamentary Procedures

12:00 p.m.


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

12:45 p.m.

  1. Call to Order
    (Director serves as the temporary chairperson until a State Board President is elected.)
  2. Welcome New State Board Members
  3. Approve the Agenda
  4. Election of President
    (State Board President starts conducting the meeting as soon as he or she is elected.)
  5. Election of Vice-President
  6. Communication
    1. Public Comment
    2. Director’s Report
    3. Legislative Update
  7. Consent Agenda
    1. Minutes (March 6 and March 31) (March 2014 Minutes Tab A)
    2. Rules: Chapter 64 - Child Development Coordinating Council (Shared Visions) (Adopt) (Chapter 64 Tab B)
    3. Rules: Chapter 67 - Educational Support Programs for Parents of At-risk Children Aged Birth Through Three Years (Adopt) (Chapter 67 Tab C)
    4. Rules: Chapter 44 - School Buses (Adopt) (Chapter 44 Tab D)
    5. Rules: Chapter 97 - Supplementary Weighting (Notice) (Chapter 97 Notice Tab E)
    6. Rules: Chapter 6 - Appeal Procedures (Notice) (Chapter 6 Tab F)
    7. Online Practitioner Preparation Program Approval - Schreiner University (Schreiner University Tab G)
    8. Request for Accreditation (Request for accreditation Tab H)
      • Grand View Christian School (grades K-8 - General Accreditation)
      • Grand View Christian School (grades 9-12 - Special Accreditation)

1:15 p.m.

  1. Rules: Chapter 97 - Supplementary Weighting (Emergency) (Chapter 97 Emergency Tab I)

1:30 p.m.

  1. Iowa School Business Management Academy Training (ISBMA Tab J)

1:45 p.m.

  1. Independent Accrediting Agency Approval (Independent Accrediting Agency Approval Tab K)
    • American Montessori Society

2:00 p.m.

  1. Appeal Decision (Appeal Decision Tab L)
    • In Re Open Enrollment of C.L. (Dike-New Hartford Community School District)

2:15 p.m.

  1. Administrator Preparation Program Approval (Viterbo Tab M)
    • Viterbo University

2:30 p.m.

  1. Paraeducator Preparation Program Approval (Paraeducator Tab N)
    • Iowa Central Community College

2:45 p.m.

  1. Update on Child Care Standards (Childcare Standards Tab O)

3:00 p.m.


3:15 p.m.

  1. Iowa Community Colleges Certified Budget Report - FY 2015 (CC Certified Budget Tab P)

3:30 p.m.

  1. Iowa Community Colleges Adult Education and Literacy Report (Adult Education Tab Q)

3:45 p.m.

  1. Iowa Jobs for America's Graduates (IJAG Tab R)

4:00 p.m.

  1. Board Reports

4:15 p.m.




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