02-25-2014 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #46


Title
Secondary Intensive Reading Instructional Materials Adoption

Discussion

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. 



Recommendation
Approve the Intensive Reading instructional/intervention materials as recommended by the district adoption committee.

Meeting Date(s)
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
Yes

Source of Funding
Operating - Categorical

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
14-15TBDYes100XXXX0000195100522102/103
14-15TBDYes100XXXX0000205100521102/103

Contact

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