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

Meeting ID: 95984259047        Passcode: 091064

State Board Business Meeting

9:00 a.m.

Call to Order

  1. Approve the Agenda
  2. Communication
    1. Public Comment
    2. Director's Report
  3. Consent Agenda
    1. Rules: Chapter 20 – Students First Act – Education Savings Account
    2. Rules: Technical Cleanup – Rules Adopted in January

9:10 a.m.

  1. Oakmont Charter School Contract

9:40 a.m.

  1. Empowering Charter School Contract

10:10 a.m.

  1. CIVICA CR Charter School Contract
  2. CIVICA DSM Charter School Contract

10:40 a.m.

  1. Quest CR Charter School Contract
  2. Quest DSM Charter School Contract

11:10 a.m.

  1. Scholarship Prep ES Charter School Contract
  2. Scholarship Prep MS Charter School Contract

11:40 a.m.

  1. Strategic Planning Vision & Mission, Goals and Outcomes

12:10 p.m.

Lunch/Board Reports

State Board Work Session

12:50 p.m.

  1. Introduction of the 2024 Iowa Teacher of the Year, Ann Mincks

1:05 p.m.

  1. Legislative Update

1:25 p.m.

  1. 2023 State of Educator Preparation Report

1:45 p.m.

  1. Annual Condition of Iowa’s Community Colleges Data Presentation, Academic Year 2023

2:05 p.m.