BOARD OF EDUCATION

MEMBERS

Board Member

Mrs. Brittany Cluver - President

Mr. Rusty Maulding - Vice President

Mrs. Gina Greene - Secretary

Mr. Kirk McTaggart

Mrs. Sarah Combes

Mrs. Rebecca Wittenborn

Mrs. Amy Daniels

Served Since

2015

2017

2017

2011

2019

2019

2021

Term Ends

2023

2025

2025

2023

2023

2023

2025

E-mail the Unit 9 Board of Education by clicking here or addressing your e-mail to boe@watsekaschools.org

MEETING SCHEDULE

2020-2021

Board of Education

Iroquois County Community Unit #9
Iroquois County, Illinois

Notice is hereby given that all regular meetings of the Community Unit School District Number 9 Board of Education will be held in the Unit Office located at 1411 West Lafayette, Watseka, Illinois, (except as otherwise noted) on the dates indicated in the schedule below.

Date

June 15, 2021

July 20, 2021

August 17, 2021

September 21, 2021

October 19, 2021

November 16, 2021

December 14, 2021

January 18, 2022

February 15, 2022

March 15, 2022

April 19, 2022

May 17, 2022

Time

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

6 p.m.

Place

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

Unit Office

This schedule is posted as required by Chapter 102, Paragraph 42, Illinois Revised Statues.

2016-2017 BOARD OF EDUCATION GOALS

Iroquois County CUSD #9

The Board of Education will work to learn more about Common Core Standards and current assessment practices, and educate stakeholders as the Board of Education deems necessary.

The Board of Education will work collaboratively with the administration to strive to ensure students are receiving state standards of physical activity.

Iroquois County CUSD #9 will develop a committee of stakeholders that meet to focus on the creation of a technology plan (K-12) that incorporates technology and technology skills into the curriculum.

Iroquois County CUSD #9 will continue to initiate conversations with local stakeholders, and surrounding communities focused on an educational partnership.

TRAINING

All Illinois school board members must receive training in professional development leadership (P.A. 97-8) and the Open Meetings Act (P.A. 97-504). Mandatory training will also be required after the new teacher evaluation requirements are implemented in each school district. For additional information, see Board policy 2:120, Board Member Development.

The following table contains mandatory and non-mandatory training and development activities that were completed by each Board member. When the training was provided by the Illinois Association of School Boards, the acronym "IASB" follows the listed activity.

Name

Kirk McTaggart

Kirk McTaggart

Brittany Cluver

Brittany Cluver

Brittany Cluver

Brittany Cluver

Gina Greene

Gina Greene

Rusty Maulding

Rusty Maulding

Sarah Combes

Sarah Combes

Sarah Combes

Rebecca Wittenborn

Rebecca Wittenborn

Rebecca Wittenborn

Amy Daniels

Amy Daniels

Amy Daniels

Development/Training Activity and Provider

Freedom of Information Act 2011 Training - IL Office of the Attorney General

Mandatory State Leadership Training for School Board Members

Professional Development
Leadership Training for
School Board Members

Performance Evaluation Training for School Board Members

Open Meetings Act 2015 Training - IL Office of the Attorney General

Freedom of Information Act 2015 Training - IL Office of the Attorney General

Professional Development Leadership Training and Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training for School Board Members

Open Meetings Act Training for School Board Members

Professional Development Leadership Training and Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training for School Board Members

Open Meetings Act Training for School Board Members

Professional Development Leadership Training and Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training for School Board Members

Open Meetings Act Training for School Board Members

The Basics of Governance

Professional Development Leadership Training and Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training for School Board Members

Open Meetings Act Training For School Board Members

The Basics of Governance

Professional Development Leadership Training and Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training for School Board Members

Open Meetings Act Training For School Board Members

Basics of Governance

Date Completed

September 22, 2011

August 8, 2015

September 9, 2016

September 9, 2016

November 12, 2015

November 13, 2015

January 3, 2018

May 28, 2017

January 9, 2018

May 22, 2017

June 14, 2019

June 14, 2019

June 15, 2019

June 14, 2019

June 14, 2019

June 15, 2019

June 4, 2021

June 2, 2021

June 7, 2021

The Illinois Association of School Boards (IASB) is a voluntary organization of local boards of education dedicated to strengthening the Illinois public schools through local citizen control. Although not a part of State government, IASB is organized by member school boards as a private not-for-profit corporation under the authority granted by Article 23 of the School Code. The mission of the IASB is excellence in local school governance in support of quality public education.

For more information regarding IASB and its programs, visit www.iasb.com.