Agenda Item #23
Secondary Language Arts Instructional Materials Adoption
District-wide committees of teachers, administrators, and parents have reviewed and selected Language Arts 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 language arts.
The District Language Arts Instructional Materials Adoption Committee is recommending that the district adopt the instructional materials on the attached list.
Approve the Language Arts Instructional 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
Nancy Gray, Secondary ELA/Writing Resource Teacher, ext. 313
Bob McLaren, Social Studies/ELA Resource Teacher, ext. 364
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 Eng.Language Arts Instructional Materials Adoption Recommendation Rationale.pdf