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June 2016 State Board Retreat Agenda

Contact(s)

Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Des Moines Area Community College
Borgen Administration Center (Eldon Leonard Board Room), Building #22
2006 South Ankeny Boulevard
Ankeny, Iowa

Executive summary for all retreat agenda items. Business meeting agenda items have separate executive summaries.

State Board Annual Retreat

9:00 a.m.

Welcome – Goals of the Retreat – Charlie Edwards

Introductory Comments – Ryan Wise

9:15 a.m.

Mark Grey, Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Iowa Center for Immigrant Leadership and Integration, University of Northern Iowa

11:30 a.m.

Lunch

12:15 a.m.

Primary Roles and Duties of the State Board of Education (IA Code 256 and 2016 Priorities Tab A)

1:00 p.m.

State Board of Education Priority Review – Breakout Conversations

  • Assessment – Charlie Edwards, Mary Ellen Miller, and David Tilly
  • Iowa Academic Standards – Mike Knedler, Robert Nishimwe, and Erika Cook
  • Reducing Achievement Gaps (with a focus on Multi-Tiered System of Supports and Early Literacy and the Iowa School Report Card) – Brooke Axiotis, Diane Crookham-Johnson, Mike May, Sarah Brown, and Jay Pennington
  • Improving Teacher and Leader Preparation – Mike Bearden, Bettie Bolar, Angela English, Linda Carroll, Larry Bice, Matt Ludwig, and Carole Richardson
  • Innovative Learning Opportunities and Additional Considerations (Competency-based Education, Online Learning, Summer Learning, Career and Technical Education, Community Colleges, and School Climate) – Mike Bearden, Bettie Bolar, Angela English, Ryan Wise, and Jeremy Varner

2:15 p.m.

Break

2:30 p.m.

Whole Group Discussion of Each Priority Area

5:00 p.m.

Adjourn for the day

5:15 p.m.

Social time and dinner:
Trostel’s Greenbriar
5810 Merle Hay Road
Johnston

 

Friday, June 10, 2016

Des Moines Area Community College
Borgen Administration Center (Eldon Leonard Board Room), Building #22
2006 South Ankeny Boulevard
Ankeny, Iowa

State Board Business Meeting

8:30 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 (May 2016 Draft Minutes Tab B)
    2. Rules:  Chapter 77 – Standards for Teacher Intern Preparation Programs (Adopt) (Chapter 77 Rules Tab C)

9:00 a.m.

  1. Rules: Chapter 17 – Open Enrollment (Notice) (Chapter 17 Tab D)
  2. Rules:  Chapter 36 – Extracurricular Interscholastic Competition (Notice) (Chapter 36 Tab E)
  3. Rules:  Chapter 49 - Individual Career and Academic Plan (Adopted and Filed Emergency) (Chapter 49 Adopted and Emergency Tab F)
  4. Rules:  Chapter 49 – Individual Career and Academic Plan (Notice) (Chapter 49 Notice Tab G)

9:30 a.m.

  1. Differentiated Accountability Update (Differentiated Accountability Tab H)

10:15 a.m.

  1. Department Budgeting and Finances (Department Budget Tab I)

10:30 a.m.

  1. Board Reports

10:45 a.m.

Adjourn Business Meeting

State Board Annual Retreat (continued)

10:45 a.m.

State Board Support and Liaison, Meeting Schedule (Master Calendar, Dates, and Locations), and State Board Professional Development (Dates and Master Calendar Tab J)

11:15 a.m.

Appeals Process Review

12:30 p.m.

Lunch

1:00 p.m.

Finalize Board Priorities

2:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks - Charlie Edwards and Ryan Wise

2:15 p.m.

Adjourn

 

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on November 18, 2017 at 3:52pm.