October 31 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



October 31, 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. Action

A. Approval of final A-F grade designations

B. Approval of revised proposed changes to 511 IAC 6-7.1-1(h)     Memo

C. Approval of proposed changes to 511 IAC 7-40-8                         Memo

D. Approval of final readoption of 511 IAC 4-1.5                                  Memo

E. Approval of recommendations for ISB and ISD                              Memo


V.  Consent Agenda

A. Acceptance of Consolidated Purchasing Survey       2012 Survey

B. Approval of Common School Fund Advances            Memo

C. Approval of new course titles     Memo

D. Withdrawal of LSA #11-772        Memo

E. Approval of school requests to change test date windows    Memo

F. Approval of governing body selection plan change     Seymour

G. Approval of IREAD-3 summer test dates for 2013     Memo


VI. Discussion

A. Update on school interventions          Lead Partners              TSOs

B. Consideration of fall I-READ 3 fall retest opportunity      Memo


VII. Spotlight

Conexus/Ivy Tech


VIII. Public Comments

IX. Board Member Comments and Reports


X. Board Operations