NEWS

State Board slates meeting/work conference in Oak Brook

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 19, 2001

FOR INFORMATION:
(312) 814-3490 or (217) 782-4648

Springfield – The Illinois State Board of Education will hold its regular monthly meeting and annual work conference June 21-23 at The Lodge on the McDonald’s Office Campus in Oak Brook.

The full agenda is available on the State Board’s website at www.isbe.state.il.us/board/meetings/june01meeting/schedule.htm

Among other items scheduled for discussion, the agenda includes:

THURSDAY, JUNE 21

8 a.m.   WORK STUDY SESSION I    The Lodge Prairie C & D, 1st Floor

·        NCATE 2000 Update

8:45 a.m. PLENARY SESSION    The Lodge Prairie C & D, 1st Floor

·        Public Participation

·        Immediate Action Items

1. NASBE Membership

2. Rules and Regulations – Amendments to Part 25 (Certification) and Part 1 (Public Schools Evaluation, Recognition and Supervision)

·        Consent Agenda

1. State Teacher Certification Board Appointments

·        Announcements and Reports

9:45 a.m.  STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION    Closed Meeting  The Lodge Q Room, 1st Floor

10:30 a.m.  ANNUAL WORK CONFERENCE SESSION I The Lodge Q Room – 1st Floor (Work Conference continues June 22-23)

All meetings are accessible to persons with disabilities.

Meeting will begin at the conclusion of the previous session.