Agenda of Iowa ASCD Board Summer Retreat
July 29, 2016
9:00 A.M. – 3:45 P.M. with Networking/Breakfast at 8:30 A.M.
Iowa Association of Community College Trustees
855 East Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309
Directions and Parking: Free parking available at site. From Interstate I 235, take Exit 8b for East 6th Street toward Penn Avenue. Turn right onto East 6th and then turn left onto Court Avenue. The last intersection is East 7th Street; if you reach Finkbine Drive, you have gone too far.
RSVP: Regrets only by July 18 to Lou Howell at LouHowell@mediacombb.net or 515.229.4781.
Dress: To work! To learn! To make decisions about our future!
Meals: Continental breakfast will be served at 8:30 A.M. and lunch about 12:15 P.M.
Preparation for Meeting:
Intended Outcomes of Meeting:
Focus on Our Group Norms: Listen for Understanding, Speak to be Truthfully Understood, Confront the Tough Challenge, Come Prepared, Have Fun, Start on Time and End on Time, Value Diversity, and Honor Confidentiality
Directors: Diane Campbell, Katy Evenson, Lou Howell, Rita Martens, Becky Martin, Leslie Moore, Sara Oswald, Susan Pecinovsky, Randy Peters, Jo Prusha, Erik Smith, Elaine Smith-Bright, Kym Stein, Veta Thode, Jeff Watson, Chris Welch, Jan Westerman-Beatty, Amy Wichman, Amy Whittington, Pam Zeigler
Directors Not Attending: Rita Martens (vacationing in Yellowstone), Erik Smith – tentative (closing on his new home), Elaine Smith-Bright (traveling), Diane Campbell (RAGBRAI), Amy Wichman (closing on two homes), Jan Beatty (traveling)
Directors Attending via Zoom: Amy Whittington, Katy Evenson (https://zoom.us/j/831159652)
Agenda of Summer Retreat - Iowa ASCD Board of Directors
July 29, 2016 9:00 A.M. – 3:45 P.M. with Networking/Breakfast at 8:30 A.M.
Iowa Association of Community College Trustees: 855 East Court Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309
Also available on Iowa ASCD website: http://iowaascd.org/index.php/events/iowa-ascd-board-meetings/iowa-ascd-board-agenda-july-29-2016/
Continental breakfast and networking will be available at 8:30 A.M.
Conflict of Interest: A printed form will be shared at the meeting. Those not in attendance must also sign and mail to Lou Howell at 2555 Pine Circle, Urbandale, IA 50322 or by email to LouHowell@mediacombb.net.
I. Welcome (9:00 A.M.)
II. Iowa Department of Education Update (Dr. Ryan Wise) (9:30 A.M.)
III. Business Approvals (Pam Zeigler) (10:15 A.M.)
IV. Strategic Actions with Working Lunch/Website Scavenger Hunt if Time Permits (10:45 A.M.)
V. Professional Learning for the Board of Directors (Kay Schmalen) (1:30 – 3:30 P.M.)
VI. Adjournment (Pam Zeigler) (3:30 - 3:45 P.M.)
Next Meeting: September 27 (4:00 – 8:30 P.M.) face to face at Ramada Inn in Des Moines or virtually via Zoom.
Note Change in February/Winter Meeting: It will be Thursday, February 9 (8:30 A.M. – 2:30 P.M.) instead of on February 7.
Images and Items referenced.
Personalized learning Web from Iowa ASCD Twitter.
This page was updated on July 28, 2016.