Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 3/9/2023 - 6:30 PM
Category: Curriculum
Type: Action
Subject: 5.11 Approval of High School Forensic Science Resource Purchase
Strategic Plan:
ACADEMIC - Quality Instruction
GOAL 1 (Building Successful Futures) Each student will graduate college, career, and life ready
Policy: IIA - Instructional Materials
Provide Name(s) of Attachments HS Forensic Science - Cengage Learning
File Attachment:
HS Forensic Science - Cengage Learning.pdf
Provide Background Details and Rationale: During 2022-2023 school teachers from Park Hill High School, Park Hill South, and LEAD piloted and researched various resources for Forensic Science. We have chosen to purchase the resource, Forensic Science: Fundamentals and Investigations, 3rd Edition + MindTap for 6 years. This resource is an experiential approach and emphasizes the integrated science approach. This resource will be on review until March 9, 2023, when it will be presented to the Board for final approval. Notice of the review will be communicated via "Board Highlights" email, and posted on the district website informing patrons of the proposed adoption.
Provide Funding Source and Estimated Cost: $34,295.63 from the resource budget
Legal References Data Privacy Agreement
Name of Persons(s) Submitting Agenda Item with Title Dr. Keelie Stucker, Director of Secondary Education Dr. Jasmine Briedwell, Assistant Superintendent for Academic Services
Presenter(s) if Presentation Anticipated N/A
Recommendation: It is recommended that the Park Hill Board of Education approve High School Forensic Science Resource Purchase, as presented.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Dr. Keelie Stucker - Director of Secondary Education
Signed By:
Dr. Jasmine Briedwell - Assistant Superintendent - Academic Services
Signed By:
Dr. Mike Kimbrel - Superintendent