09-11-2018 School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #38


Title
School Board Policy 9270 Equivalent Education Outside the School (Home Education)

Discussion
  • This policy is being revised to clarify the policy regarding home education to meet the requirements of HB731and to clarify other changes in compliance with applicable Florida law. 
  • Particular areas of revision include the following:  defines that no additional documentation may be required of the parent enrolling a child in home education beyond the notice of intent to establish and maintain a home education program, unless the student chooses to participate in school district program or service; clarifies participation in certain activities; and clarifies enrollment in full FAPE IEP services.
  • These proposed revisions encompass the suggested language from NEOLA.


Recommendation
Hold a public hearing and approve the revisions to School Board Policy 9270 Equivalent Education Outside the School (Home Education).

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 8/14/2018
Public Hearing - 8/14/2018
Action - 9/11/2018

Authority for Action
ยงยง490.003, 1001.32, 1001.41, 1002.20, 1002.41, 1002.45, 1003.01, 1003.21, 1003.26, 1006.03, 1006.15, 1007.27, 1007.271, FS; 6A-6.0331, FAC

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

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

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Legal Counsel Review
Yes
Review Date: 6/21/2018

Contact
Beth Thedy, Ed. D., Assistant Superintendent Student Services and Exceptional Student Education



Attachment:  9270 Education Outside The School (Name Change Home Education) Executive Summary Current Neola Redline and Clean (SB Mtg 9-11-18) (009).pdf