Membership in the Council is open to any public school district in East-Central Indiana that wishes to subscribe to the purposes of the Council, share in its activities, and pay dues to support these projects.
Council leadership is provided by officers including a President, Past President, President-elect, Treasurer and two Executive Committeemen. Among the duties of the Executive Secretary are to assist the Executive Committee in administering activities of the Council, serve as liaison officer between the Council and the sponsoring institution, serve as editor of Council publications, and perform such other duties as may be necessary to enable the Council to carry out its purpose most effectively.
The Council meets monthly and covers a wide range of topics of interest to its membership. Professional Development sessions are provided during monthly meetings. A yearly session with legislators and round table discussions are held to discuss topics of interest and a retreat is held each June.
2017-2018 Calendar and Topics
Breakfast Refreshments at 8:30
Meeting at 9:00
Ball State Alumni Center
August 17, 2017 Collective Bargaining Updates---Amy Mathews, Church Church Hittle Atrium
September 14, 2107 Legal Updates--- Lisa Tansell, ISBA
October 19, 2017 Restraints and Seclusions---Susan Traynor Chastain, Lewis Kappes
November 16, 2017 DOE Updates/Assessment Updates---Dr. Jennifer McCormick, State Superintendent
December No Meeting Scheduled at this time
January 18, 2018 DLGF ---Courtney Schaafsma
February 15, 2018
March 15, 2018
April 19, 2018
May 17, 2018
June (date undetermined) Joint Golf Outing with the East Central Service Center, New Castle Indiana
Executive Committee Officers for 2017-18
For more information about the East-Central Indiana School Study Council contact:
Dr. Julie Price
East-Central Indiana School Study Council
Ball State University
Muncie, Indiana 47306