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}}{{tnr}} '''The Illinois State Board of Education''' oversees K-12 public education in the state of [[Illinois]]. The board was created in 1970 following the ratification of the [[Illinois Constitution]]. Article X, Section 2 of the Constitution created the position of [[Illinois Superintendent of Education|Superintendent of Education]] to supervise public education.<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/commission/lrb/conmain.htm ''Illinois General Assembly,'' "Illinois State Constitution," accessed January 21,2014]</ref>The Board managed 4,493 and 2,072,991 during the 2013-2014 school year.<ref>[http://www.isbe.net/research/htmls/fall_housing.htm ''Illinois State Board of Education,'' "Data Analysis and Accountability," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}} '''The Illinois State Board of Education''' oversees K-12 public education in the state of [[Illinois]]. The board was created in 1970 following the ratification of the [[Illinois Constitution]]. Article X, Section 2 of the Constitution created the position of [[Illinois Superintendent of Education|Superintendent of Education]] to supervise public education.<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/commission/lrb/conmain.htm ''Illinois General Assembly,'' "Illinois State Constitution," accessed January 21,2014]</ref> The Board managed 4,493 and 2,072,991 during the 2013-2014 school year.<ref>[http://www.isbe.net/research/htmls/fall_housing.htm ''Illinois State Board of Education,'' "Data Analysis and Accountability," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref>
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==Structure==
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===Mission===
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The Illinois State Board of Education published a mission statement on their website:<ref>[http://www.isbe.state.il.us/aboutisbe1.htm ''Illinois State Board of Education,'' "Mission," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref>
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{{Quote|The Illinois State Board of Education will provide leadership, assistance, resources and advocacy so  that every student is prepared to succeed in careers and postsecondary education, and share accountability  for doing so with districts and schools.}}
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===Leadership===
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The current [[Illinois Superintendent of Education|Superintendent of Education]] is [[Christopher Koch]]. The following list details his cabinet officials:<ref name=org>[http://www.isbe.state.il.us/orgchart/pdf/orgchart.pdf ''Illinois State Board of Education,'' "Organization Structure," accessed January 21, 2014]</ref>
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* '''Chief Internal Auditor:''' Melissa Oller
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* '''Chief Educational Officer:''' Susan C. Morrison
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* '''General Council:''' Nicki Bazer
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* '''Chief Operation Officer and Director of Human Resources and Labor Relations:''' Donald W. Evans
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* '''Chief Performance Officer:''' Peter Godard
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* '''Director of Public Information:'''Matthew Vanover
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* '''Chief Financial Officer:''' Robert Wolfe
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====Departmental divisions====
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The Illinois State Board of Education has five educational divisions managed by assistant superintendents listed below:<ref name=org/>
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* '''Division of Innovication and Improvement:''' Amy Jo Clemens
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* '''Division of Specialized Instruction and Nutrition:''' Elizabeth Hanselman
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* '''Center for Language and Early Child Development:''' Reyna Hernandez
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* '''Division of Assesment:''' Mary O'Brian
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* '''Division of Teacher and Leader Effectiveness:''' Jason Helfer
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===Organizational chart===
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The following chart outlines the organizational structure of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction:<ref name=org/>
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[[File:Illinois SBOE org chart.jpg|600px|link=Illinois State Board of Education]]
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==

Revision as of 11:24, 21 January 2014

Illinois State Board of Education
link={{{State}}}
Agency Profile
Superintendent:Christopher Koch
FY 2014 Budget:$9.31 billion[1]
Year founded:1970
Website:Department Home Page
The Illinois State Board of Education oversees K-12 public education in the state of Illinois. The board was created in 1970 following the ratification of the Illinois Constitution. Article X, Section 2 of the Constitution created the position of Superintendent of Education to supervise public education.[2] The Board managed 4,493 and 2,072,991 during the 2013-2014 school year.[3]

Structure

Mission

The Illinois State Board of Education published a mission statement on their website:[4]

The Illinois State Board of Education will provide leadership, assistance, resources and advocacy so that every student is prepared to succeed in careers and postsecondary education, and share accountability for doing so with districts and schools.[5]

Leadership

The current Superintendent of Education is Christopher Koch. The following list details his cabinet officials:[6]

  • Chief Internal Auditor: Melissa Oller
  • Chief Educational Officer: Susan C. Morrison
  • General Council: Nicki Bazer
  • Chief Operation Officer and Director of Human Resources and Labor Relations: Donald W. Evans
  • Chief Performance Officer: Peter Godard
  • Director of Public Information:Matthew Vanover
  • Chief Financial Officer: Robert Wolfe

Departmental divisions

The Illinois State Board of Education has five educational divisions managed by assistant superintendents listed below:[6]

  • Division of Innovication and Improvement: Amy Jo Clemens
  • Division of Specialized Instruction and Nutrition: Elizabeth Hanselman
  • Center for Language and Early Child Development: Reyna Hernandez
  • Division of Assesment: Mary O'Brian
  • Division of Teacher and Leader Effectiveness: Jason Helfer

Organizational chart

The following chart outlines the organizational structure of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction:[6]

Illinois SBOE org chart.jpg

Recent news

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