January 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
Vicki Snyder, Evansville


Daniel Elsener, Indianapolis
Sarah O'Brien, Avon
David Shane, Indianapolis

January 4, 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 Allegiance

II. Approval of Minutes

III. Statement of the Chair

IV. Board Member Comments and Reports

V. Public Comments

VI. Discussion

A. Update on school interventions

B. Update on proposed rules and public hearings

VII. Consent Agenda

A. Approval of governing body plan changes

B. Approval of recommended decision in SBOE Hearing #1110010

C. Approval of recommended decision in SBOE Hearing #1110011

VIII. Action

A. Approval of proposed educator licensing rules

B. Approval of Summer School Categories

C. Approval of Request for Committee Work on IPS Board Redistricting

IX. Board Operations

  • Future meeting dates


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Posted on December 29, 2011