Annual Strategic Planning Session

Holiday Inn and Suites
Marie Litta Conference Room
3202 E. Empire St.
Bloomington, IL 61704

September 21-22, 2010

Public Participation

NOTE: The sign-in sheet for public participation will be set out 30 minutes prior to the start of each meeting.

Public Participation Policy

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

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State Board of Education Annual Strategic Planning Session
September 21-22, 2010,

Holiday Inn and Suites
Marie Litta Conference Room
3202 E. Empire St.
Bloomington, IL 61704


9:00 a.m.  Closed Session: Board Self Evaluation
11:30 a.m. Break for lunch
12:30 p.m. Data Review & Strategic Plan Development Update

Data Review (Revised 9/21/10)
Strategic Planning (Posted 9/21/10)

2:30 Break
2:45 p.m. College & Career Readiness: An Analysis of Illinois Data

View Packet
ACT Presentation (Posted 9/21/10)


8:30 a.m. Legislative Update and Preliminary Discussion of 2011 Legislative Proposals:

View Packet
SD Reorganization Discussion (Posted 9/22/10)

11:00 a.m. Break for lunch
12:00 p.m. ISBE Plenary Session

View  Agenda and Packet (Revised 9/20/10)

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.

NOTE:    Chairman Ruiz may call to order the Board’s plenary session early for the sole purpose of hearing a motion to go into closed session.  In such case, the plenary session will reconvene for action items at the time posted.  Chairman Ruiz may also call for a break in the plenary session on Thursday at which time the Board will go into closed session.