Agenda Item #46
Secondary Intensive Reading Instructional Materials Adoption
District-wide committees of teachers, administrators, and parents have reviewed and selected Intensive Reading instructional/intervention materials for recommendation to the Board for use in Brevard Public Schools Grades 7-12. These materials were reviewed, evaluating their alignment with Florida State Standards (FSS). Teacher training in the use of the adopted materials will be provided during the summer, pre-planning, and on district inservice days. Updated curriculum guides, aligned with new instructional/intervention materials, will be developed and provided to all Intensive Reading teachers.
The District Intensive Reading Instructional Materials Adoption Committee is recommending that the district adopt instructional/intervention materials on the attached list.
Approve the Intensive Reading instructional/intervention materials as recommended by the district adoption committee.
Information - 2/25/2014
Consent after Information3/11/2014
Authority for Action
General Duties and Powers of the Board
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Operating - Categorical
Patricia A. Adams, Secondary Literacy Facilitator, High School Programs, Ext. 315
Robin L. Novelli, Director, High School Programs, Ext. 310
Cyndi Van Meter, Associate Superintendent, Ext. 300
Attachment: Executive Summary - Intensive Reading Adoption Committe Recommendations .pdf