02-25-2014 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #44


Title
Secondary Mathematics Instructional Materials Adoption

Discussion

A district wide committee of teachers, administrators, and parents have reviewed and selected Mathematics Instructional Materials for recommendation to the Board for use in Brevard Public Schools, grades 7-12.  These materials were reviewed evaluating their alignment with the Florida State Standards (FSS).  Teacher training in the use of the adopted materials will be provided during the summer, pre-planning, and on district in-service days.  Updated curriculum guides, aligned with new instructional materials, will be developed and provided to all teachers of mathematics.  The committee recommends that the district adopt the instructional materials on the attached list.



Recommendation
Approve the Mathematics Instructional Materials as recommended by the district adoption committee.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 2/25/2014
Action3/11/2014

Authority for Action
General Powers and Duties of the Board

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Operating - Categorical

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
14-15TBDyes100XXXX0000195100522102/103

Contact

Kim Bragg, Middle School Math and Science Resource Teacher, ext. 332

Julie Wagner, High School Math Coach, ext. 360

Robin Novelli, High School Programs Director, ext. 310

Barbara Rodrigues, Middle School Programs Director, ext. 583

Cyndi Van Meter, Associate Superintendent, ext. 300




Attachment:  2014 Secondary Math Instructional Materials Recommendation Rationale.pdf