May 8, 2018 - Board Documents




Agenda Item 1

Subject: Call to Order; Pledge of Allegiance, Roll Call



Agenda Item 2

Subject: Adoption of May 8, 2018 Agenda



Agenda Item 3

Subject: Approval of Minutes March 19, 2018 Minutes



Agenda Item 4

Subject: Conflict Disclosures (SDCL 3-23)

Background: Standing agenda item to review potential conflicts of interest



Agenda Item 5

Subject: Secretary’s Report – Donald Kirkegaard, DOE



Agenda Item 6

Subject:- Chapter 24:43:02 (State Accreditation and Approval System) and Article 24:55 (Public School Accountability System) – Abby Javurek, DOE

05/08/2018 Notice of Public Hearing-Rules
05/08/2018 (Accreditation & Accountability) LRC form & style
05/08/2018 (Accreditation & Accountability) Public Comment

Background: Public hearing on State Accreditation and Approval System and Public School Accountability System.



Agenda Item 7

Subject: First Reading - Article 24:10 (Career and Technical Education), Article 24:28 (Educator Certification), and Articles 24:05 (Individual Education Programs) and 24:43 (Accreditation and School Improvement - Curriculum) - Erin Larsen & Andrea Diehm, DOE

05/03/2018 Article 24:10 (Career and Technical Education) First Reading Draft (posted 05/04/2018)
04/17/2018 Article 24:28 (Educator Certification) First Reading Draft
04/25/2018 Articles 24:05 (Individual Education Programs) and 24:43 (Accreditation and School Improvement-Curriculum) First Reading Draft
Proposed Graduation Requirements Comparison reference document (posted 05/02/2018)

Background: First Reading of Proposed Rules



Agenda Item 8

Subject: Academic Content Standards Revision Timeline -Becky Nelson, DOE

May 2018 Standards Revision Cycle


Background: The Standards and Adoption timeline needs to be updated to reflect the next cycle of standards review and adoption.



Agenda Item 9

Subject: Paraprofessional Certification—DOE personnel



Agenda Item 10

Subject: Educator Preparation Program Approval: Mount Marty College and Dakota Wesleyan University - Steve Fiechtner, DOE

BOES Report: Mount Marty College Fall17
BOES Report: Dakota Wesleyan University Spr18


Background: Every seven years, Educator Preparation Programs must undergo a review to determine compliance with the standards associated with the preparation of educators. Mount Marty's review was completed during October of 2017.



Agenda Item 11

Subject: Joint Session with South Dakota Board of Regents (Section 2)

A. Special Schools Update – Interagency Agreement and Legislative Advisory Committee
B. Proposed South Dakota High School Graduate Requirements
C. Regents' Scholar Diploma
D. Opportunity Scholarship Statute Changes
E. FAFSA Data Portal Demonstration
F. BOR Interactive Dashboards Demonstration
G. Smarter Balanced Consortium



Agenda Item 12

Subject: Adjournment