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November 2017 State Board Meeting Agenda


Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
State Board Work Session
Grimes State Office Building
400 E. 14th Street
Conference Room B100
Des Moines, Iowa

9:00 - 10:45 a.m.

Work Session:  National Association of State Boards of Education Grant Professional Learning Opportunity (NASBE Grant Tab A)

State Board Business Meeting
Grimes State Office Building

400 E. 14th Street
Conference Room B100
Des Moines, Iowa

11:00 a.m.

  1. Call to Order
  2. Approve the Agenda
  3. Communication
    1. Public Comment
    2. Director's Report
  4. Consent Agenda
    1. Minutes (September State Board Minutes Draft Tab B)
    2. Religious Groups Exempted from School Standards (Exempt Schools Tab C)
    3. Rules:  Chapter 36 – Extracurricular Interscholastic Competition (Adopt) (Chapter 36 Tab D)

11:10 a.m.

  1. Appeal Decisions (Appeal Decisions (Tab E)
  • In re Open Enrollment of W.B. (Clinton Community School District)
  • In re Open Enrollment T.J.U., T.R.U., T.A.M.U., T.J.U., T.L.U., and T.R.U. (Waco Community School District)

11:30 a.m.

  1. Rules:  Chapter 12 – General Accreditation Standards (Computer Science Standards) (Notice) (Chapter 12 Tab F)
  2. Rules: Chapter 41 – Special Education (Notice) (Chapter 41 Tab G)
  3. Rules: Chapter 64 – Child Development Coordinating Council (Notice) (Chapter 64 Tab H)



12:30 a.m.

  1. Paraeducator Preparation Program Approvals (Paraeducator Preparation Programs Tab I)
  • Kirkwood Community College
  • Keystone Area Education Agency

1:00 p.m.

  1. Fine Arts Standards Adoption (Fine Arts Standards Tab J)

1:30 p.m.

  1. Computer Science Education Work Group Recommendations (Computer Science Tab K)

2:00 p.m.

  1. Future Ready Iowa Recommendations (Future Ready Iowa Tab L)

2:15 p.m.


2:30 p.m.

13. Area Education Agency Accreditation Update (AEA Accreditation Tab M)

2:45 p.m.

14. School Budget Review Committee Update (SBRC Tab N)

2:55 p.m.

15. Secondary Career and Technical Education Redesign Update/Regional Planning Partnership Update (CTE and RPP Update Tab O)

3:15 p.m.

16. State Board Priorities Brochure/Strategic Plan (Priorities and Strategic Plan Tab P)

3:35 p.m.

17. Board Reports

3:45 p.m.



Thursday, November 16, 2017
Iowa Events Center

8:00 a.m.

Participate in Iowa Association of School Boards Annual Conference


Second General Session

  1. Introduction of Iowa State Board of Education (State Board members should arrive at the east backstage area at 11:45 a.m.)
  2. Featured Speaker:  Michael Fullan, Author, Leader on Educational Change


Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on January 25, 2021 at 1:46pm.