05-13-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #11


Title
Proclaim May 16th, 2008, as Florida Science Day

Discussion

The Office of Math and Science at the Florida Department of Education recently announced the First Annual Florida Science Day to be observed on May 16th, 2008.  On this day, every school in the state will be invited to teach a specific science lesson.  There will be a lesson for high school, a lesson for middle school, and a lesson for elementary school.  The theme for all science lessons on Science Day will be wind energy.



Recommendation

Adopt a resolution proclaiming May 16th, 2008, as Florida Science Day.



Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 5/13/2008

Authority for Action
General Powers and Duties of the School Board

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact

Ginger P. Davis

Walter L. Christy

Brenda B. Blackburn




Attachment:  Board Agenda Item ~ FL Science Day ~ Attachment.pdf