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State Board of Education Agenda (PDF, 57KB)

Kathleen Shanahan, Chair
Roberto Martínez, Vice Chair
Sally Bradshaw
Gary Chartrand
Akshay Desai
Barbara S. Feingold
John R. Padget

November 15, 2011

Andrew Jackson High
Jacksonville, Florida

9:00 a.m. Call to Order Chair Kathleen Shanahan
Welcome Iranetta R. Wright, Principal

Member Comments


Commissioner's Report (PDF, 683KB) Commissioner Gerard Robinson

Action Items Relating to Prek-12 Public Schools

Items 1-3 (PDF, 1MB)
Items 4 and 5 (PDF, 5MB)

Approval of Rules:

  1. 6A-1.001, District Financial Records
  2. 6A-5.080, Florida Principal Leadership Standards
  3. 6A-6.0981, School District Virtual Instruction Program
  4. 6A-7.0710, Instructional Materials Policies and Procedures
  5. 6A-7.0712, Local Instructional Improvement System

Action Items Relating to the Florida College System (PDF, 4MB)

  1. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota: Request for a BAS in International Business and Trade
  2. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota: Request for a BAS in Technology Management

Action Items Relating to Vocational Rehabilitation Services (PDF, 276KB)

Approval of Rules:
  1. 6A-25.001, Federal Regulations Adopted by Reference
  2. 6A-25.002, Definitions
  3. 6A-25.003, Informed Choice
  4. 6A-25.004, Referral and Application Process
  5. 6A-25.005, Assessment for Determining Eligibility and Priority for Services
  6. 6A-25.006, Extended Evaluation
  7. 6A-25.007, Ability to Serve All Eligible Individuals and Order of Selection for Services
  8. 6A-25.008, Individualized Plan for Employment
  9. 6A-25.009, Authorization for Services
  10. 6A-25.010, Scope of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
  11. 6A-25.011, Comparable Services and Benefits
  12. 6A-25.012, Division Determinations, Review Procedures
  13. 6A-25.013, Confidentiality and Release of Consumer Information/Records
  14. 6A-25.014, Physical and Mental Restoration Services
  15. 6A-25.015, Vocational and Other Training Services
  16. 6A-25.016, Rehabilitation Technology Services
  17. 6A-25.017, Case Closure
  18. 6A-25.018, Recovery from Third Parties
  19. 6A-25.019, Forms and Documents

Action Items Relating to the Commission on Independent Education (PDF, 4MB)

Approval of Rules:
  1. 6E.1.003, Definition of Terms
  2. 6E-2.004, Standards and Procedures for Licensure
  3. 6E-4.001, Fees and Expenses
  4. 6E-4.005, Student Protection Funds Trainout Procedures for Closure

Consent Items (PDF, 3MB)

  1. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-1.0014, Comprehensive Management Information System
  2. Approval of Rules Relating to Financial Reporting and Budgeting:
    • 6A-1.004, School District Budget Requirements
    • 6A-1.0071, Fiscal Reporting Data
    • 6A-1.038, Funding and Refunding of School District Indebtedness
  3. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-1.039, Supplemental Educational Services in Title I Schools
  4. Approval of Repeal of Rules 6A-7.0711, Substitute Editions of Instructional Materials and 6A-7.076, Official Minimum Manufacturing Standards and Specifications for Textbooks
  5. Approval of Reappointments to the Education Practices Commission:
    • Mark Strauss, Administrator
    • Cheryl Grymes, Former School Board Position

Presentations (PDF, 2MB)

  1. Assessment of Risks and Opportunities Relating to the Florida College System
  2. Education Resources Strategies - Realigning Resources for District Success

Updates (PDF, 10MB)

  1. Representative of Florida Association of District School Superintendents
  2. Joe Pickens on behalf of the Council of Presidents
  3. Update on Implementation of Five-Year Business Plan for the Implementation of Digital Content
  4. Update on K-12 School District and Florida College System Reporting of Administrative Costs
  5. Update on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Initiatives
Concluding Remarks Chair Kathleen Shanahan