December 5 Meeting Agenda and Related Materials

Indiana State Board of Education


Jo Blacketor, South Bend

Michael Pettibone, Monroe

Tony Walker, Gary

Dr. Tony Bennett, Chair

James Edwards, Santa Claus

Neil Pickett, Carmel

B.J. Watts, Evansville

Cari Whicker, Huntington


Daniel Elsener, Indianapolis

Sarah O'Brien, Avon

David Shane, Indianapolis



December 5, 2012
Indiana Department of Education
James Whitcomb Riley Conference Room
151 West Ohio Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 
9:00 a.m.
Business Meeting


I. Call to Order

Pledge of Allegience

II. Approval of Minutes

III. Statement of the Chair

IV. Board Member Comments and Reports

V. Spotlight

Indiana Charter School Board
        • Presentation 

VI. Discussion

A. Indiana Common Core
        • Memo
B. Alternate accountability metrics
        • Presentation
C. Turnaround updates

VII. Consent Agenda

A. Adams Central governing body selection plan
        • Memo
B. Accreditation of public and nonpublic schools
        • Memo
        • Recommendations
C. Corrected grade designations
        • Memo

VIII. Action

A. Approval of final language for REPA II
        • Memo
        • Summary
B. Approval of proposed language for reading plan rule
        • Memo
C. Approval of final language for summer school reimbursement rule
        • Memo
D. Approval/Notice of teacher tests and cut scores
        • Memo
E. Approval of new percentage points and target percentages per 511 IAC 6.2-6-4

F.  Adjudications to determine tuition support to be withheld from IPS and Gary Community School Corporation for the operation of the turnaround academies

IX.  Public Comment

X. Board Operations