Board Meeting Summary

Glen Ellyn School District 41

March 6, 2023 Committee of the Whole Meeting

The Board of Education provides a "Board Meeting Summary" after each Board meeting. The summary includes a brief description of the main topics and action items. These summaries are not meant to replace minutes. The minutes for each meeting are approved and posted after the next regularly scheduled meeting. We hope these summaries provide some basic information and context around the reports, presentations and action items. For the full packet of information including presentations and reports, Click Here

Meetings are streamed live online and the videos are archived on the District website, Click Here.

In Attendance

President Dr. Robert Bruno, Vice President Jason Loebach, Secretary Jess Buttimer, Ted Estes, Julie Hill, Tayyaba Syed, Dr. Chris Martelli (arrived at 7:50 p.m.)

Celebration | watch

Superintendent Kaczkowski congratulated Assistant Superintendent for Teaching, Learning and Accountability Dr. Kris Webster on earning her second doctorate degree. She first earned a doctorate degree from Aurora University, EdD in curriculum and instruction, in 2007. Most recently, this past week, she defended her dissertation and earned her second doctorate from Northern Illinois University, PhD in educational psychology.

Strategic Plan Update | watch

Dr. Kaczkowski presented an update on the Strategic Plan. She provided a brief review of the process of how the plan was developed. Administrators then reviewed information from the various Goal Area Teams (GAT) and the Subcommittees with the Board and community members.

Goal Area Team Reports

Growth Focused Learning | watch

Safe and Inclusive Environments | watch

Social Emotional Learning | watch

Early Learning Programs and Facilities | watch

Future Ready Skills and Innovation | watch

Community Partnerships and Engagement | watch

Subcommittee Reports | watch

Student Services | watch

Language Programs | watch

Equity | watch

Community Advisory | watch

Public Participation | listen


  • Monday, March 20, 2023, Regular Board Meeting, 6:30 pm at Hadley Jr. High

  • Monday, April 17, 2023, Regular Board Meeting, 6:30 pm at Hadley Jr. High