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November 2014 State Board Meeting Agenda


Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014
State Board Work Session
Grimes State Office Building - State Board Room

9:00 a.m.

Work Session - Advocacy/Communication (Work Session Tab A)

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

10:00 a.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approve the Agenda
  3. Communication
    1. Public Comment
    2. Director's Report
  4. Consent Agenda
    1. Minutes (October 2014 Minutes Draft Tab B)
    2. Religious Groups Exempted from School Standards (Exempt Schools Tab C)
    3. Rules:  Chapter 23 – Adult Education and Literacy Programs (Adopt) (Chapter 23 Tab D)
    4. Rules:  Chapter 60 – Programs for Students of Limited English Proficiency (Adopt) (Chapter 60 Tab E)
    5. Rules:  Chapter 56 – Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services (Adopt) (Chapter 56 Tab F)
    6. Rules:  Subrule 36.15(6)(b) – Summer Camps and Clinics and Coaching Contacts Out of Season (Adopt) (Subrule 36.15(6)(b) Tab G)
    7. Rules:  Chapter 79 – Standards for Practitioner and Administrator Preparation Programs (Adopt) (Chapter 79 Tab H)
    8. Rules:  Chapter 48 – Statewide Work-Based Learning Intermediary Networks (Adopt) (Chapter 48 Tab I)

10:15 a.m.

  1. Rules:  Chapter 25 – Pathways for Academic Career and Employment Program; Gap Tuition Assistance Program (Notice) (Chapter 25 Tab K)

10:30 a.m.

6. Appeal Decision (Appeal Decision Tab L)

  1. In re Open Enrollment of S.H. (Ankeny Community School District)

11:00 a.m.

7. Assessment (Assessment Tab M)

Grimes State Office Building - B100

12:00 p.m.

8. Breaking Barriers to Teaching and Learning Awards Presentation and Luncheon (Breaking Barriers Tab N)

Grimes State Office Building - State Board Room

1:00 p.m.

9. Competency-based Education District Reports (Competency-based Education Tab O)

2:00 p.m.


2:15 p.m.

10.  Update and Overview of the Work of the Iowa Reading Research Center (Reducing Achievement Gaps) (Reading Research Center Tab P)

3:00 p.m.

11.  State Board Legislative Agenda (St Brd Legislative Agenda Tab Q)

3:30 p.m.

12. Community Colleges Fall Enrollment Report 2014 (CC Fall Enrollment Report Tab R)

3:45 p.m.

13.  Board Reports

4:00 p.m.


Thursday, November 20, 2014
Iowa Events Center

8:00 a.m.

Participate in Iowa Association of School Boards Conference

12:00 p.m.

Second General Session

  • Introduction of Iowa State Board of Education (State Board members should arrive east backstage area at 11:45 a.m.)
  • Featured speaker:  Chris Lehmann, Founding Principal of the Science Leadership Academy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on September 29, 2020 at 3:35am.