ISBE Banner
 

ILLINOIS STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
100 North First Street
Springfield, Illinois

REVISED AGENDA AND SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS
February 22-23, 2006

NOTE: Staff presentations and detailed Board discussion typically take place during
Committee meetings one month prior to State Board action in the plenary session.

View Board Operations Committee of the Whole Packet PDF File
View
Education Policy Planning Packet PDF File
View Governmental Relations Packet PDF File
View
Ad Hoc Rules Committee of the Whole Packet PDF File
View Finance & Audit PacketPDF File

View Plenary Session Packet PDF File (new agenda and schedule)

         If you are having trouble viewing this PDF file, click here
     to download/upgrade the latest Adobe Reader.

WEDNESDAY, February 22, 2006

Public Conference Call Access Numbers are listed below.  

10:00 a.m.

Board Operations Committee of the Whole
Board Room, 4th Floor
     1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 3 8 2 0 5 3 4

12:00 p.m.

Lunch Break

12:45 p.m.

Education Policy Planning Committee
Board Room, 4th Floor
     1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 3 8 2 0 5 3 4

1:15 p.m.

Governmental Relations Committee
Board Conference Room, 4th Floor
     1-866-825-3967 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 3 8 9 1 2 0 4

* 3:00 p.m.

Ad Hoc Rules Committee of the Whole
Board Room, 4th Floor
     1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 3 8 2 0 5 3 4

* 4:00 p.m.

Finance & Audit Committee
Board Room, 4th Floor
     1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 3 8 2 0 5 3 4

*   The meeting will begin at the conclusion of the previous session.

THURSDAY, February 23, 2006

7:15 - 9:00 a.m.

ISBE Legislative Breakfast
349C Stratton Office Building, Springfield, IL

9:30 a.m.

ISBE Plenary Session (see revised agenda)
Board Room, 4th Floor, 100 North First Street, Springfield, IL
     1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 3 8 2 0 5 3 6     

NOTE:  Chairman Ruiz will call for a break in the Board meeting on Thursday at which time the Board will go into closed session over lunch.


All State Board of Education meetings listed on this agenda will be accessible to persons with disabilities. Persons planning to attend who need special accommodations should contact the Board office no later than the date prior to the meeting.  Contact the Superintendent's office at the State Board of Education, Phone: 217-782-2221; TTY/TDD: 217-782-1900; Fax: 217-785-3972.

ILLINOIS STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
Board Room, 4th Floor, 100 North First Street, Springfield, Illinois

Thursday, February 23, 2006
9:30 a.m.

Public Conference Call Number: 1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation #: 1 3 8 2 0 5 3 6

The Plenary Session will also be audio broadcast via the Internet.

NOTE: Staff presentations and detailed Board discussion typically take place during Committee meetings one month prior to State Board action in the plenary session.

Plenary Business Meeting

A. Roll Call/Pledge of Allegiance 

B. Resolutions & Recognition

    1. Board Recognition Resolutions (pp. 3-5)

C. Public Participation

D. Approval of Minutes

    January 19, 2006 (pp. 6-21)

E. Announcements and Reports

    1. Superintendent's Announcements
    2. Chairman's Report
    3. Committee Reports
    4. Members' Reports

F. Superintendent's Report
        *Consent Agenda
              
All action consideration items listed with an asterisk (*) are considered to be  routine and will
              be enacted in one motion and vote. Any board member who  wishes separate discussion
              on any item listed on the consent agenda may remove that item from the consent agenda,
              in which event, the item will be considered in its normal sequence.

Action Considerations 

 *1.  Rules for Initial Review

    1. Part 226 (Special Education ) (pp. 22-29)

 *2.  Rules for Adoption

    1. Part 401 (Nonpublic Special Education Facilities) (pp. 30-62)
    2. Part 1110 (Education Purchasing Program) (pp. 63-78)

3. Approval of Approval of Spring Mandate Waiver Report (pp. 79-151)

4. Approval of ISAT Cut Scores (pp. 152-154)

5. Update List of Supplemental Education Service Providers (pp. 155-157)

6. Determination of Approval of Divernon Community Unit S.D. #13 Financial Plan (pp. 158-164)

7. Recognition Status of Elmwood Park CU School District 401 (as needed)

8.  Revisions of FY07 Budget Recommendaton in response to Governor's Budget Address (as needed)

Information Items

  1. Monthly Informational Reports

    1. Monthly Status Report on Rulemaking (pp. 165-171)
    2. SBE Fiscal & Administrative Monthly Reports (pp. 172-186)

G. Adjourn

NOTE: Chairman Ruiz will call for a break in the Board Plenary Session at which time the Board will go into closed session over lunch.

Illinois State Board of Education
100 North First Street
Springfield, IL 62777