• Development and Training Completed by Board Members

    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.

    The following table contains mandatory training and development activities that were completed by each Board member.
Board Member Name Date Seated Development and Training Activity Provider Date Completed
Bob Brown April 2019 Open Meetings Act Training IASB April 24, 2019
Bob Brown April 2019 Professional Development Leadership Training (PDLT) Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training for School Board Members IASB April 24, 2019
Lauren Scanlan July 2018 Professional Development Leadership Training (PDLT) Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) Training for School Board Members IASB November 17, 2018
Lynn Casey-Maher April 2019 Professional Development Leadership Training (PDLT) and Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) IASB June 7, 2019
Lynn Casey-Maher April 2019 Open Meetings Act Training IASB June 7, 2019
Lynn Casey-Maher April 2019 The Basics of Governance IASB June 8, 2019
Nagel, Rich A. November, 1993 Professional Development Leadership Training 08/21/2013
Nagel, Rich A. November, 1993 Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training (PERA) 08/21/2013
Nagel, Rich A. November, 1993 Open Meetings Act Training IASB 11/17/2012
Saake, Gary April, 2009 Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training (PERA) 07/25/2013
Saake, Gary April, 2009 Professional Development Leadership Training IASB 05/01/2012
Saake, Gary April, 2009 Open Meetings Act Training Illinois Attorney General 03/23/2012
Yackey, Renee May, 2013 Professional Development Leadership Training 05/31/2013
Yackey, Renee May, 2013 Performance Evaluation Reform Act Training (PERA) 05/31/2013
Yackey, Renee May, 2013 Open Meetings Act Training IASB 05/03/2013