Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 5/10/2018 - 7:00 PM
Category: Curriculum
Type: Action
Subject: 5.12 Approval of High School and Middle School Social Studies Curriculum Revisions (Second Read)
Comprehensive School Improvement Plan Reference:
Focus Area: Academic
Key Requirements: Provide a relevant educational experience that prepares all students for college and career success.
Policy: IIAA - Curriculum and Textbook Adoption
Provide Name(s) of Attachments: 6th Grade Social Studies Course Summary
6th Grade Resource Social Studies Course Summary
High School Psychology Course Summary
High School Advanced Placement Psychology Course Summary
High School Advanced Placement European History Course Summary
High School Advanced Placement Human Geography Course Summary
High School Philosophy Course Summary
High School Women's Studies Course Summary
High School Latin America and Latino Studies Course Summary
High School Current Events Course Summary
High School American Civil War Course Summary
High School Humanities Course Summary
High School Asia and Asian Studies Course Summary
High School Africa and African American Studies Course Summary
File Attachment:
6thGradeSocialStudiesCourseSummary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
6thGradeSPEDResourceSocialStudiesCourseSummary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
HSPsychologyCourseSummary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
AP PsychologyCourseSummary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
APEuropeanHistoryCourseSummary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
AP Human Geography Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
Philosophy Course Summary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
Women's Studies Course Summary--Board First Read--April 26, 2018.pdf
Latin America and Latino Studies Course Summary--Board First Read--April 26, 2018.pdf
Current Events Course Summary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
The American Civil War and Reconstruction Course Summary--Board First Read--April 26, 2018.pdf
Humanities Classics Course Summary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
Asia and Asian American Studies Course Summary--Board First Read of Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
Africa and African American Studies Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--April 26, 2018.pdf
Provide Background Details and Rationale: Representatives from Park Hill High School & Park Hill South High School worked together and representatives from Plaza Middle School worked together to revise the following courses to align to Missouri Learning Standards, ISTE Standards and Teaching Tolerance Standards, where applicable: 6th Grade Social Studies, 6th Grade Resource Social Studies, High School Psychology, 6th Grade Social Studies, 6th Grade Resource Social Studies, High School Psychology, High School Advanced Placement Psychology, High School Advanced Placement European History, High School Advanced Placement Human Geography, High School Philosophy, High School Women's Studies, High School Latino Studies, High School Current Events, High School Africa and African American Studies, High School American Civil War, High School Humanities, High School Asian Studies, High School Advanced Placement Psychology, High School Advanced Placement European History, High School Advanced Placement Human Geography, High School Philosophy, High School Advanced Placement Government and Politics: US, High School Constitutional Government/Economics, High School Topics Government, High School Personal Finance, High School Topics Personal Finance, High School Women's Studies, High School Latin America and Latino Studies, High School Current Events, High School Africa and African American Studies, High School American Civil War, High School Humanities, High School Asia and Asian American Studies. The curriculum will be on review until May 10, 2018 when curriculum is presented to the Board for final approval. Notice of the review will be communicated via "First Hand" email, and posted on the district website informing patrons of the proposed adoption.
Provide Funding Source and Estimated Cost: None at this time.
Legal References N/A
Name of Persons(s) Submitting Agenda Item with Title Dr. Jaime Dial, Director of Secondary Education; and Dr. Jeff Klein, Assistant Superintendent of Academic Services.
Presenter(s) if Presentation Anticipated N/A
Recommendation: It is recommended that the Park Hill Board of Education approve Middle School and High School Social Studies curriculum revisions, as presented.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Dr. Jaime Dial - Director of Secondary Education
Signed By:
Dr. Jeff Klein - Assistant Superintendent
Signed By:
Dr. Jeanette Cowherd - Superintendent
Vote Results: