January 13, 2015 - Workshop Agenda


Gary Chartrand, Chair
John R. Padget, Vice Chair
Ada G. Armas
John A. Colón
Marva Johnson
Rebecca Fishman Lipsey
Andy Tuck

January 13, 2015

Highlands County School Board Office
426 School Street
Sebring, Florida 33870

3:30 p.m. Call to Order
Chair Gary Chartrand

Welcome
  • Overview of Florida’s Support of Underperforming Schools
    Sam Foerster, Deputy Chancellor for School Improvement and Student Achievement, FDOE
    • Foundational Research for School Improvement
    • Evolution of Florida's Support of Underperforming Schools through Differentiated Accountability (DA)
    • Current Priorities
    • 2013-14 Results in Supported Schools and Districts
  • Florida in a National Context
    • Bryan Richardson, Principal, UPD Consulting
    • Stefanie Rome, Assistant Director of Urban Initiatives, University of Missouri
  • Voices from the Field
    • Debbie Cook, Director of Reform, Hillsborough County Public Schools
    • Adam Faust, Principal, Glendale Elementary, Indian River Public Schools
  • Panel Discussion
    • Gwynn Cadwallader,  Director of PD for the Bureau of School Improvement, FDOE
    • Matt Campese, DA Regional Assistant Director- Region 2, FDOE
    • Jane Fletcher, Assistant Deputy Commissioner, Department of Accountability Research and Measurement, FDOE
    • Aaron Giorgi, DA Career & Technical Education Specialist- Region 4, FDOE
    • Beth Gonzalez, DA Data Captain, FDOE
    • Shannon Houston, Director, Bureau of School Improvement, FDOE
    • Adam Miller, Executive Director, Office of Independent Education and Parental Choice, FDOE
    • Wendy Stevens, Executive Director, Just Read Florida! Office, FDOE
    • Ella Thompson, DA Regional Executive Director- Region 3, FDOE

Concluding Remarks
Chair Gary Chartrand