August 1, 2012 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



August 1, 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

Kindergarten iPad Project -- Center Grove Community School Corporation

VI. Adjudications

A. Update on School Interventions

Turnaround operators

Lead Partners

B. Report on public hearing at John Marshall

C. Proposed revised format for A-F Report Card

D. 2010-11 School Expenditure Report Summary

IX. Consent Agenda

A. Freeway School Petitions

B. Governing Body Selection Plans

C. Adjudications

D. ADM Count Dates Memo

E. Common School Fund Loan reserves Memo

X. Action

A. Approval of online ISTEP+ requirements Memo

B. Approval of additional IB courses Memo

C. Approval to initiate rulemaking and proposed changes to 511 IAC 6-7.1 Memo

D. Approval of proposed rule on summer school reimbursement Memo

E. Approval of expanded revisions to 511 IAC 6.2-3.1 (reading plan rule) Memo

XI. Board Operations