Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 1/24/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: Curriculum
Type: Action
Subject: 6.15 Approval of Middle School Project Lead The Way Curriculum (Second Read)
Strategic Plan 2018-2023:
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: Middle School PLTW: GTT Design and Modeling and Automation and Robotics Course Summary
Middle School PLTW: GTT Medical Detectives and Science of Technology Curriculum
File Attachment:
GTTDesignandModelingandAutomationandRoboticsCourseSummary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 10, 2019.pdf
GTTMedicalDetectivesandScienceofTechnologyCourseSummary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 10, 2019.pdf
Provide Background Details and Rationale: Representatives from Lakeview Middle School & Congress Middle School worked together to revise the following courses: Middle School PLTW: GTT Design and Modeling and Automation and Robotics and Middle School PLTW: GTT Medical Detectives and Science of Technology. The curriculum will be on review until January 24, 2019 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 Project Lead The Way curriculum, 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