2020.11.23 - Work Session

Clarinda Community School District

Work Session

Monday, November 23, 2020 at 4:00 PM

McKinley Central Office



1. Call to Order

    The President will call the meeting to order using the gavel if necessary.  The President will request those  with communication devices to either turn them off or place them on          silent mode.  This may be a good time to introduce any special guests.

    1. A binder labeled Public Copy of Board Materials and containing board meeting materials is available for public review at the table at the side of the room.

    2. A sign-in sheet is located at the table at the side of the room. All guests are asked to sign it to show attendance.

    3. Meeting agendas are available for the public at the table at the side of the room.

    4. Meeting agendas, materials, and minutes are also available on the district web page.


2. Pledge of Allegiance

    The President will ask the members and audience to face the flag for the Pledge of Allegiance.


3. Roll Call

    The President will ask for roll call.


4. Speaking from Experience

    Kirk Tyler from Atlantic Bottling (Coca Cola) will speak.


5. Catch a Glimpse of the Present and Future

    Student Chase McAndrews representing the team of Arin Eberly, Tatum Watkins, Sarah Tunnicliff, John Schwab, and Taylor Wagoner will speak.


6. Student Outcomes – Portrait of a Graduate/Human/Change Agent

    Discussion will focus on curiosity, agility, creativity, collaboration, communication, innovative mindset, emotional intelligence, critical thinking and leadership.


7. Frame the Experience

    Simon Sinek’s Golden Circle will be discussed.


8. CCSD Vision (Why?) In everything we do, we believe…

    Serving students to hone the skills, habits, mindsets, and dispositions necessary for a life of satisfaction and contribution in the 21st century.


9. Collaborative Partnerships between Business, Industry, Community, and Education (How?) The way we serve students.

    Discussion will include partnerships with CCSD.


10. Instructional Programming (What?) We happen to serve students, do you want to provide innovative learning experiences and spaces?

      Discussion will include facilitating an entrepreneurial and innovative approach along with courses and experiences for students.


11. Timeline (When?)

      Discussion on Future Ready Iowa Community Experience.


12. District, Campus, and Community Sites (Where?)

      Discussion on 1180 S. 16th building and on-site businesses.


13. Clarinda Economic Sectors (Data-Driven)

      Options to be discussed are human services, bioscience and value-added agriculture, construction, and transportation and logistics.


14. Partnerships and Curriculum Co-Creation

      Discussion will include architects and construction management firms.


15. Projects/Project Board(s)

      Discussion will include projects for the students, staff and community.


16. Funding Sources

      Discussion will include what funding sources are available to the district.


17. Learning

      Discussion will focus on registered apprenticeships and internships.


18. Invitation to Senior Experiences

      Discussion will focus on a zoom engagement opportunity, Awareness2Action: Equity and Inclusion.


19. Leadership for the Future

      Discussion will include early retirement, equipment, and lead bus driver position.


20. Service and Gratitude Opportunities and Ideas

      Discussion will include how to show gratitude in the community.


21. Other


22. Adjournment

      The President will call for a motion and a second to adjourn the meeting.