06-19-2017 Board Workshop (Superintendent Evaluation)
The School Board of Brevard County, Florida met in special session on Monday, June 19, 2017, at the Educational Services Facility, 2700 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, Florida. Notice of the meeting was advertised in the Eagle newspaper on Thursday, June 8, 2017. The affidavit of publication with a copy of the ad attached is filed in the Affidavit File in the Board Office.
1. Opening Exercises
Minutes: Chairperson Belford called the meeting to order at 9:15 a.m.
2. Roll Call
Minutes: Members Present: Misty Belford, John Craig, Tina Descovich, Matt Susin and Andy Ziegler
Pledge of Allegiance
Order of Business
3. Finalize the Superintendent's Evaluation(Board)
Attachment: 2016-2017 Desmond K. Blackburn Evaluation - Final Final.pdf
Minutes: Board Members reviewed the overall rating for each standard, significant achievements and areas for growth. Comments were refined accordingly.
Chairperson Belford called for a recess at 10:52 a.m. A copy of the evaluation was provided to Superintendent Blackburn and he was allowed time to review prior to meeting with the Board.
The meeting reconvened at 11:37 a.m.
4. Board/Superintendent - Final Evaluation Overview
Minutes: Board Members discussed the evaluation results with Dr. Blackburn and offered him time for comments and questions.
After conversation on evaluation was complete, the Board reviewed the Superintendent's contract and identified areas that were revised. The new contract will be going before the Board for approval at an upcoming Board Meeting.
5. Closing Remarks
Minutes: The Board Members and Dr. Blackburn expressed appreciation for their collaborative efforts.
Minutes: Chairperson Belford adjourned the meeting at 12:48 p.m.