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 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.

Board Member Development and Training Activity and Provider Date Completed
Jim Dombek Open Meetings Act Training — IASB February 9, 2012
Steve Nelson Open Meetings Act Training — IASB February 9, 2012
Kris Wrenn Open Meetings Act Training — IASB February 9, 2012
Eric Jones Open Meetings Act Training — IASB May 12, 2013
Eric Jones PERA Training November 25, 2013
Jim Dombek PERA Training November 23, 2013
Kris Wrenn PERA Training November 23, 2013
Eric Jones PERA Training November 25, 2013
Jim Dombek PERA Training November 23, 2013
Julenne Davey SB100 Training August 23, 2016
Eric Jones SB100 Training August 23, 2016
Steve Nelson SB100 Training August 23, 2016
Kris Wrenn SB100 Training August 23, 2016
Julenne Davey Mandated Reporter Training August 10, 2016
Kris Wrenn Mandated Reporter Training August 21, 2016
Steve Nelson Mandated Reporter Training August 22, 2016
James Chyllo Open Meetings Act Training — IASB July 2, 2019
James Chyllo PERA Training July 2, 2019
James Chyllo Mandated Reporter Training July 25, 2019
Jim Dombek Mandated Reporter Training March 28, 2020
Michael DeVito Open Meetings Act Training — IASB May 4, 2021
Michael DeVito PERA Training May 6, 2021
Michael DeVito Mandated Reporter Training May 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 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.