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March 2012 State Board Meeting Agenda



March State Board Meeting

Grimes State Office Building

Des Moines, Iowa

March 29, 2012





State Board Work Session
Room B100, Grimes State Office Building



8:30 – 9:45 a.m.


The Executive Director from the SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium will meet with the Board to provide information about and discuss SMARTER Balanced assessments.

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


10:00 a.m.                


1.  Call to Order

2.  Approve the Agenda

3.  Communication

a.  Public Comment
b.  Director’s Report
c.  Legislative Update 

4.Consent Agenda
a.  Minutes (Tab A January 2011 State Board Meeting Minutes Draft)
b.  Rules: Chapter 25 – Academic Career and Employment Program; Tuition Assistance (Adopt) (Tab B Chapter 96 All)
c.  Rules: Chapter 63 – Funding for Instructional Programs for Children Residing in Juvenile Homes (Termination) (Tab C Chapter 43 All
d.  Rules: Chapter 120 – Early ACCESS Integrated System of Early Intervention Services (Adopt) (Tab D Chapter 36 All)
e.  Rules: Chapter 81 – Standards for School Business Official Programs (Notice) (Tab E Chapter 81 All)
f.  eSigourney Charter School (Tab F Exec Summary - Gov Branstad)

5.  Iowa Quality Infant Toddler Program Standards (Tab G AEA Budgets All)


10:45 a.m.                


6.  Strengthening Educational Leadership (Tab H  R&D School All)


11:30 a.m.                


7.  Iowa Community Colleges Joint Enrollment Report 2011 (Tab I Exec Summary Sarah Brown)






12:30 p.m.                


8.  The Future of Teacher Preparation (Tab J Exec Summary Prac Prep)


1:30 p.m.


9. Introduction of Charity Campbell – 2012 Iowa Teacher of the Year


1:45 p.m.                   


10.  Appeal Decisions (Tab K Exec Summary Innovatiion)


2:15 p.m.                   

11.    Fiscal Year 2012-2013 Annual Budget Approval for Area Education Agencies (Tab L CC Joint Enrollment Report) 

2:45 p.m.

12.    Financial Health of Districts - Is the early warning system working? (Tab M )


13.    Recommendation for a Phase II Visit to Exira Community School District (Tab N)


3:30 p.m.                   


14.    Iowa Principal Leadership Academy (Tab O)


4:00 p.m.                   


15.    Board Reports


4:15 p.m.                   


ADJOURN MEETING                    



*Times are estimates and subject to change.
















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