August 26, 2015 - Agenda

August 26, 2015 - Agenda

State Board of Education Agenda

Marva Johnson, Chair
John R. Padget, Vice Chair
Gary Chartrand
John A. Colón
Rebecca Fishman Lipsey
Michael Olenick
Andy Tuck

August 26, 2015

Santa Fe College
Northwest Campus
Fine Arts Hall
3000 NW 83rd Street
Gainesville, Florida 32606

Download the August Agenda (PDF)

9 a.m. Call to Order
Chair Marva Johnson


Pledge of Allegiance

Member Comments
Chair Marva Johnson

Commissioner’s Report
Commissioner Pam Stewart

  1. Minutes of July 23, 2015 Meeting

  1. Florida College System – President Jackson Sasser, on behalf of the Council of Presidents
  2. K-12 Public Schools – Superintendent Shirley, on behalf of the Florida Association of District School Superintendents
  3. Digital Update – Presentation by the Alachua School District on the use of technology in the classroom (PDF)

Action Items
  1. Approval of 2016-17 Education Operating and Fixed Capital Outlay Budget Request
  2. Approval of District Turnaround Option Plans for Schools Required to Implement Turnaround in 2015-16
  3. Approval of New Bachelor Degree Programs in the Florida College System

Consent Items
  1. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-1.0014, Comprehensive Management Information System
  2. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-6.0212, Performance-Based Exit Option Model and State of Florida High School Performance-Based Diploma
  3. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-6.0573, Industry Certification Process
  4. Adoption of a Resolution Requesting the Issuance and Sale of Not Exceeding $65,000,000 State of Florida, State Board of Education Lottery Revenue Refunding Bonds (Series to be determined)

Concluding Remarks
Chair Marva Johnson