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September 2020 State Board Meeting Agenda

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

Iowa Department of Education
Grimes State Office Building
ICN Room (second floor)
400 E. 14th Street
Des Moines, IA  50319

This meeting will be held in person with the option for State Board members to join via Zoom (webinar). State Board members and presenters will receive an email from Zoom with directions regarding how to join the meeting.

Due to COVID-19, members of the public will only be allowed to join the meeting via Zoom. Following is the public URL to join the meeting:

To join by phone, dial: 
US: +1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799 

Webinar ID: 951 2328 1787
Passcode: 801817


State Board Work Session

9:00 to 10:00 a.m.  How Iowa Educator Preparation Programs Prepare Educators for Equitable Instruction (Work Session Tab A)

State Board Business Meeting

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 (August Draft Minutes Tab B)

10:15 a.m.

  1. Rules:  Chapter 12 – General Accreditation Standards (Notice) (Chapter 12 Tab C)
  2. Rules:  Chapter 22 – Senior Year Plus Program (Notice) (Chapter 22 Tab D)
  3. Rules:  Chapter 24 – Community College Accreditation (Notice) (Chapter 24 Tab E)

10:35 a.m.

  1. Appeal Decisions (Appeals Tab F)
  • ​In re Open Enrollment of C.M. (Des Moines Independent Community School District)
  • In re Open Enrollment of J.F. (Red Oak Community School District) 

11:00 a.m.

  1. Practitioner Preparation Program Approval (Briar Cliff University Tab G)
  • Briar Cliff University

11:15 a.m.

  1. Update on the State Board of Education and the Department of Education Equity Committees (Equity Tab H)

11:35 a.m.

  1. State Board Policy Development Priorities 2020-21 (Priorities Tab I)

12:05 p.m.

Lunch and Board Reports

12:30 p.m.

  1. Perkins V State Plan Briefing (Perkins Tab J)

12:40 p.m.

  1. The Annual Condition of Secondary Career and Technical Education Report (CTE Report Tab K)

12:55 p.m.

  1. Diagonal Community School District Accreditation Update (Diagonal Tab L)

1:05 p.m.