March 27, 2012 Agenda


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

March 27, 2012

TERRA Environmental Research Institute
11005 SW 84th St.
Miami, FL 33173

8:30 a.m. Call to Order Chair Kathleen Shanahan

Welcome
  • Principal Carrie Montano, TERRA Environmental Research Institute
Member Comments
Commissioner's Report (PDF, 685KB) Commissioner Gerard Robinson
Presentations
  1. Online Learning, Virtual/Blended Education, and Moving to Digital Learning (PDF, 81KB)
  2. Policy Initiatives to Advance Digital Learning and Latest Trends in Online and Blended Learning - State and National Perspective (PDF, 9KB)
  3. Policies Relating to Sports Injuries (PDF, 92KB)
    • Dr. Roger Dearing - Executive Director, Florida High School Athletic Association
    • Cheryl Goldstein - Parent, Miami-Dade
  4. Differentiated Accountability and Intervene Schools Update (PDF, 2MB)
    • K-12 Chancellor, Pam Stewart
    • Superintendent Alberto Carvalho, Miami-Dade School District
    • Superintendent Ed Pratt-Dannals, Duval School District
Action Items Relating to the Florida College System
Baccalaureate Proposals (PDF, 123KB)
  1. Approval of a Baccalaureate Proposal for Florida State College at Jacksonville: BS in Human Services (PDF, 289KB)
  2. Approval of a Baccalaureate Proposal for Gulf Coast State College: BS in Nursing (PDF, 230KB)
  3. Approval of Baccalaureate Proposals for Indian River State College: (PDF, 480KB)
    • BS in Business Administration
    • BS in Criminal Justice
  4. Approval of Baccalaureate Proposal for Santa Fe College: BAS in Supervision and Organizational Management (PDF, 196KB)
  5. Approval of Baccalaureate Proposal for Lake-Sumter Community College: BAS in Organizational Management (PDF, 198KB)
  6. Approval of New Rule 6A-10.0318, Postsecondary Preparatory Instruction Curriculum and Postsecondary Readiness Competencies (PDF, 39KB)
  7. Approval of New Rule 6A-10.0319, Developmental Education Competencies (PDF, 41KB)
Updates
  1. Florida College System - Continuing Contracts (PDF, 147KB)
  2. Update on the Department's Digital Education Initiatives (PDF, 4MB)
  3. Florida's Science Standards (PDF, 61KB)
Action Items Relating to Prek-12 Public Schools
  1. Amendment to Rule 6A-5.030, Instructional Personnel and School Administrator Evaluation Systems (PDF, 238KB)
  2. Amendment to Rule 6A-6.0781, Procedures for Appealing a District School Board Decision Denying Application for Charter School or High-Performing Charter School (PDF, 464KB)
Charter School Appeals
  1. The Central Florida Virtual Board, Inc., and The Florida Virtual Academy at Volusia vs. School Board of Volusia County (PDF, 111KB) Deferred
  2. The South Florida Virtual Board, Inc., and The Florida Virtual Academy at Broward vs. School Board of Broward County (PDF, 95KB) Deferred
  3. Sunshine Charter Academy of Broward Vs. School Board of Broward County (PDF, 80KB)
Consent Items Prek-12 Public Schools
  1. Amendment to Rule 6A-1.09941, State Uniform Transfer of High School Credits (PDF, 28KB)
  2. Repeal of Rule 6A-1.0998, Standards for Indicating Progress Toward the State Education Goals (PDF, 17KB)
Action Item - Other
  1. State Board of Education approve to transfer Agreement between South Florida Public Telecommunications, Inc. and the Board of Education dated February 10, 1989, and Three-Party Agreement and Amendment between South Florida Public Telecommunications, Inc., Barry Telecommunications, Inc., and Board of Education dated August 12, 1997 (PDF, 2MB)
Concluding Remarks Chair Kathleen Shanahan