Nov. 16, 2015 - Board Documents

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Agenda Item 1

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



Agenda Item 2

Subject: Adoption of Nov. 16, 2015 Proposed Agenda



Agenda Item 3

Subject: - Approval of minutes – 09/21/2015 draft minutes



Agenda Item 4

Subject: - Public Hearing – Standards
CTE: Architecture & Construction Standards, Education & Training Standards, Foundational Career & Technical Education Standards, Information Technology Standards, Law, Public Safety, Security & Corrections Standards, Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) – Erin Larsen, DOE

Notice of Public Hearing-Content Standards
Proposed Architecture & Construction Standards
Architecture & Construction Workgroup Overview
Proposed Architecture & Construction Standards Public Comments
Proposed Education & Training Standards
Education & Training Workgroup Overview
Proposed Foundational Career & Technical Education Standards
Foundational Career & Technical Education Workgroup
Proposed Foundational Career & Technical Education Standards Public Comments
Proposed Information Technology Standards
Information Technology Workgroup Overview
Proposed Information Technology Standards Public Comment
Proposed Law, Public Safety, Security & Corrections Standards
Law Workgroup Overview
Proposed Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) Standards
Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM) Workgroup Overview


Background: Career & Technical Education standards in six career clusters were revised during Summer 2015 and will be presented for the first of four public hearings. Revised standards include Architecture & Construction, Education & Training, Foundational Career & Technical Education, Information Technology, Law, Public Safety, Security & Corrections, and Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM).



Agenda Item 5

Subject: Public Hearing - Rules- Article 24:15 and Section 24:53:07:12 (secondary CTE certification), Article 24:43 (end of course exams and summer credits), and Article 24:55 (public school accountability system)
- Erin Larsen, Abby Javurek-Humig, Tiffany Sanderson, and Laura Scheibe, DOE

11162015 Notice of Public Hearing-Rules
11162015 LRC style and form draft final
11162015 LRC style and form draft final (page number guide)
CTE Teacher Certification Public Comment
End of Course Public Comment
Transfer Credit Public Comment




Agenda Item 6

Subject: Mitchell Technical Institute Program Expansion – GPS/GIS Mapping Technician Diploma - Tiffany Sanderson, DOE & Mark Wilson, MTI

MTI GPSGIS Technician Proposal


Background: Mitchell Technical Institute seeks to expand its current Precision Technology Specialist program by adding a GPS/GIS Mapping Technician diploma option.



Agenda Item 7

Subject: Mitchell Technical Institute New Program – Licensed Practical Nursing - Tiffany Sanderson, DOE & Mark Wilson, MTI

MTI LPN Proposal


Background: Mitchell Technical Institute seeks to add a new Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program in its Health Science division.



Agenda Item 8

Subject: South Dakota Technical Institutes Fall 2015 Retention Report - Keley Smith-Keller, DOE

South Dakota Technical Institutes Fall 2015 Retention Report


Background: Fall 2015 data presented on retention at the state’s four postsecondary technical institutes.



Agenda Item 9

Subject: South Dakota MyLife (SDMyLife) Updates - Megan Tatum, DOE

SDMyLife Updates Nov 2015


Background: A brief overview of South Dakota MyLife updates including usage statistics, 2015-16 goals, and current SDMyLife projects.



Agenda Item 10

Subject: Secretary’s Report- Dr. Melody Schopp, DOE

Background: Secretary of Education gives report.



Agenda Item 11

Subject: 2016 Meeting Schedule

Background: The Board year shall begin January 1 and end on December 31. At the last meeting of each year, the Board shall schedule the regular Board meetings for the coming year.



Agenda Item 12

Subject: Election of Officers

Background: At the meeting prior to December 31 of each year, the members of the Board shall elect from their members a President and Vice President to serve for a term of one year.



Agenda Item 13

Subject: Executive Session

Background: SDCL 1-25-2(3)



Agenda Item 14

Subject: Adjournment


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