District of Innovation Proposed Timeline

  • December 2016

    Board Briefing

    Specific information regarding District of Innovation to pursue flexibility to begin instruction earlier in the calendar year and obtaining an exemption from existing teacher certification requirements for dual credit and career and technical/STEAM teachers

    Board Meeting

    Adoption of Resolution
    Public Hearing
    Appoint Committee to develop a local innovation plan
    (To delegate to the Superintendent the authority to appoint a Local Innovation Committee comprised of one member appointed by each Board member and six members appointed by the Superintendent to report the names of the members of the committee by the January Board Briefing)

    January 2017

    Board Briefing

    Timeline Released

    Board Meeting

    Public Hearing
    Members of the Committee announced and approved

    February 2017

    District of Innovation Committee meets to develop plan:

    February 1 – Committee Meeting, 3700 Ross Ave, Room 105, 5-7 p.m.
    February 15 – Committee Meeting, 3700 Ross Ave, Room 105, 5-7 p.m.
    February 22 – Committee Meeting, 3700 Ross Ave, Room 105, 5-7 p.m.

    March 2017
     

    Committee finalizes plan to prepare for public viewing

    1. Plan posted online on Dallas ISD’s website for 30 days
    2. Notify the Commissioner of the board’s intention to vote on adoption of the proposed plan
    3. District-level committee holds public meeting to consider the final version of the proposed plan and has approved the plan by a majority vote of the committee
    April 2017
     

    April 5 – Committee Meeting, 3700 Ross Ave, Room 105, 5-7 p.m.
    April 28 – DOI Plan Uploaded to BoardDocs

    May 2017

    Board Briefing

    Presentation of the Plan by the Committee

    Board Meeting

    Adoption of the Plan by 2/3 majority of the Board of Trustees