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ILLINOIS STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
100 West Randolph Street
Chicago, Illinois

September 20-21, 2006
9:30 a.m.

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View Finance & Audit Packet PDF File
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View Ad Hoc Rules Committee of the Whole Packet PDF File
View Ad Hoc Strategic Plan Committee of the Whole Packet PDF File
View Plenary Session Packet PDF File
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NOTE: Staff presentations and detailed Board discussion take place during
Committee meetings prior to the State Board taking action in the plenary session.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2006
10:30 a.m. Governmental Relations Committee of the Whole
9-040 James R. Thompson Center
1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 5 7 2 0 6 4 1
11:45 a.m. Lunch Break
12:45 p.m. Education Policy Planning Committee
9-040 James R. Thompson Center
1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 5 7 2 0 6 4 1
*2:00 p.m. Finance & Audit Committee
9-040 James R. Thompson Center
1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 5 7 2 0 6 4 1
*2:00 p.m. Board Operations Committee
Conference Room A, 14th Floor, James R. Thompson Center
1-888-867-5802 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 5 7 2 0 6 4 7
*3:00 p.m. Ad Hoc Rules Committee of the Whole
9-040 James R. Thompson Center
1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 5 7 2 0 6 4 1

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

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2006
8:30 a.m. Ad Hoc Strategic Plan Committee of the Whole
9-040 James R. Thompson Center
1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 5 7 2 0 6 4 5
9:30 a.m. ISBE Plenary Session
9-040 James R. Thompson Center
1-866-297-6391 (listen only); Confirmation # 1 5 7 2 0 6 4 5

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

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: 17-782-1900; Fax: 217-785-3972.

ILLINOIS STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
9-040 James R. Thompson Center
100 West Randolph Street, Chicago, Illinois

Thursday, September 21, 2006
9:30 a.m.

Public Conference Call Access Number: 1-866-297-6391 (listen only)
Confirmation #:  1 5 7 2 0 6 4 5

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

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

Plenary Business Meeting

  1. Roll Call/Pledge of Allegiance
  2. Resolutions & Recognition
    1. Walter Warfield Resolution (p. 3)
    2. Ronald Everett Resolution (p. 4)
    3. Clay Marquardt Resolution (p. 5)
  3. Public Participation
  4. 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. New Part 232 (Summer Bridges Program) (pp. 6-16)
      2. New Part 270 (Advanced Placement) (pp. 17-24)

*2. Rules for Adoption

    1. Amendments to Part 1 - Public Schools Evaluation, Recognition and Supervision (pp. 25-33)
      (AMAOs for Bilingual Programs)
    2. New Part 65 (New Teacher Induction and Mentoring) (pp. 34-43)
    3. Amendments to Part 228 (Transitional Bilingual Education) (pp. 44-91)
    4. New Part 265 (Grants for Arts Education and Foreign Language Education) (pp. 92-108)
    5. New Part 365 (Technology Immersion Pilot Project) (pp. 109-116)

*3. Approval of Minutes

    1. June 22, 2006 (pp. 117-132)
    2. July 6, 2006 (pp. 133-135)
    3. August 10, 2006 (pp. 136-142)

*4. Approval of Teacher Certification Board Appointment (pp. 143-144)

  5. Approval of Fall Mandate Waiver Report (pp. 145-217)

  6. Approval of Alzina Building Lease (pp. 218-219)

  7. ACT Contract Amendment (pp. 220-221)

  8. NASBE Public Policy Statement (see insert)

  1. Announcements and Reports
    1. Superintendent’s Announcements
    2. Chairman’s Report
    3. Committee Reports
  2. Information Items
    1. Monthly Informational Reports
      1. Monthly Status Report on Rulemaking (pp. 222-228)
      2. Annual Report on Status of Agency Rulemaking (pp. 229-236)
      3. SBE Fiscal & Administrative Monthly Reports (pp. 237-257)
  3. Adjourn

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

 

 

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Springfield, IL 62777