Times are approximate and may need to be adjusted.

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

Members of the public may join in person at the Grimes State Office Building or remotely through video conferencing or telephone.

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Meeting ID: 95984259047        Passcode: 091064

State Board Business Meeting

9 a.m.    

Call to Order

Approve the Agenda

            a.  Public Comment
            b.  Director’s Report 

Consent Agenda
            a. Minutes – November 16, 2022
            b. Workforce Training and Economic Development Fund Annual Report
            c. Rules: Chapters 41 and 120 – Family Mentoring Program (Notice)
            d. Rules: Chapter 72 – Accreditation of Area Education Agencies (Notice)

9:30 a.m.

Appeal Decision: In re Challenged Student Club (Johnston Community School District)

10 a.m.

Rules: Chapter 14 – School Health Services (Notice)

Rules: Chapters  64 and 67 – Child Development Coordinating Council Finance (Notice)

10:20 a.m.

Prairie Lakes Area Education Agency Paraprofessional Preparation Program Approval 

10:30 a.m.

Keystone Area Education Agency Paraprofessional Program Approval

10:40 a.m.

University of Iowa Paraprofessional Preparation Program Approval

10:50 a.m.

Horizon Science Academy Des Moines Charter School Application

11:20 a.m.

Introduce 2023 Iowa Teacher of the Year

11:35 a.m.


12:05 p.m.

Board Reports

12:20 p.m.

New School Business Official Program Approval

12:35 p.m.

Charter School Monitoring Update

1:05 p.m.

School Budget Review Committee Update

1:20 p.m.

Annual Condition of Community Colleges Report

1:35 p.m.

Iowa School Performance Profiles and Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) New Identifications and Supports

2:05 p.m.    

Proposed Change to the Articles of Incorporation of the Iowa High School Athletic Association

2:35 p.m.