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Exhibit - Website Listing of Development and Training Completed by Board Members 

All Illinois Board of Education 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

Development and Training Activity and Provider

Date Completed 

Board Member PERA & PDLT Training 

James Bax

IASB

1/1/22

Nichole Browner

IASB

7/29/21

Elizabeth Jobb

IASB

9/28/21

Alan Kastengren

IASB

5/12/23

Linda Peckham-Dodge

IASB

1/22/18

Patti Thanos

IASB

 

Jennifer Tutor

IASB

4/30/22

Open Meetings Act (OMA) Training 

James Bax

IASB

6/24/21

Nichole Browner

IASB

7/14/21

Elizabeth Jobb

IASB

5/12/21

Alan Kastengren

IASB

5/3/23

Linda Peckham-Dodge

IASB

5/2/17

Patti Thanos

IASB

6/17/23

Jennifer Tutor

IASB

9/1/21

Non-Mandatory Training & Development Activities (IASB)

Linda Peckham-Dodge

Trauma-Informed Practices: IASB

9/18/23

Patti Thanos

South Cook IASB Board Governance Mtg

7/23/23

Nichole Browner

South Cook IASB Board Governance Mtg

6/7/23

Alan Kastengren

IASB Basics of Board Governance

5/5/23

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Division Meeting: IASB

3/1/23

Nichole Browner

South Cook Division Meeting: IASB

2/5/22

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Division Meeting: IASB

2/5/22

Nichole Browner

Trends in Collective Bargaining: IASB

1/29/22

James Bax

2021 Joint Annual Conference: IASB

11/19/21

Nichole Browner

2021 Joint Annual Conference: IASB

11/19/21

Elizabeth Jobb

2021 Joint Annual Conference: IASB

11/19/21

Linda Peckham-Dodge

2021 Joint Annual Conference: IASB

11/19/21

Jennifer Tutor

2021 Joint Annual Conference: IASB

11/19/21

Nichole Browner

2021 Delegate Assembly: IASB

11/21/21

Linda Peckham-Dodge

Workshop: Bridging What Divides Us: IASB

11/19/21

Nichole Browner

South Cook Fall Division Meeting: IASB

10/27/21

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Fall Division Meeting: IASB

10/27/21

Nichole Browner

Basics of Board Governance: IASB

7/14/21

Elizabeth Jobb

Basics of Board Governance: IASB

7/23/21

Nichole Browner

South Cook Division
Board Governance Meeting: IASB

6/10/21

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Division

Legislative Meeting: IASB

2/6/21

Linda Peckham-Dodge

2020 Delegate Assembly: IASB

11/14/20

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Division

Legislative Meeting: IASB

2/1/20

Linda Peckham-Dodge

Trends in Collective Bargaining: IASB

1/25/20

Linda Peckham-Dodge

2019 Joint Annual Conference: IASB

11/22/19

Linda Peckham-Dodge

2019 Delegate Assembly: IASB

11/23/19

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Division Meeting: IASB

10/29/19

Linda Peckham-Dodge

Leading Leaders:

The Job of Board President: IASB

11/22/19

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Division

Governing Board Meeting: IASB

6/6/19

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Division Winter Meeting: IASB

2/2/19

Linda Peckham-Dodge

2018 Joint Annual Conference: IASB

11/17/18

Linda Peckham-Dodge

2018 Delegate Assembly: IASB

11/18/18

Linda Peckham-Dodge

2017 Joint Annual Conference: IASB

11/17/17

Linda Peckham-Dodge

Get Your Message Out: Your Role in Crafting an Effective Public Image: IASB

11/17/17

Linda Peckham-Dodge

The R Factor: How to Manage the One Thing You Control: IASB

11/17/17

Linda Peckham-Dodge

South Cook Division Meeting: IASB

11/1/17

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 Boards of Education 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.

UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 2023