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November 16, 2021 Board Workshop (Facility Capacity and Head Start Update) and Rule Development Workshop (Policies)

The School Board of Brevard County met for a Rule Development and Board Workshop on Tuesday, November 16, 2021.  Notice of the meeting was advertised in the Thursday, November 4, 2021 edition of The Eagle.  An affadavit of publication is available in the Board Office. 

Opening Exercises
1. Call to Order

Chair Belford called the workshop to order at: 

Roll Call
2. Roll Call

Members Present: Misty Belford, Cheryl McDougall, Jennifer Jenkins, Matt Susin and Katye Campbell

Pledge of Allegiance
3. Pledge of Allegiance

Chair Belford led the Pledge of Allegiance.

Order of Business
Rule Development (Policy)
4. Board Policy 0169.1 Public Participation at Board Meetings
0169.1 Public Participation at Board Meetings - Updated Agenda Package 2nd Rev 11.2.21.pdf

Chair Belford asked twice if there was anyone present who wished to address Policy 0169.1.  

  • There were no speakers present.
5. Policy 2520 - Selection and Adoption of Instructional Materials
Policy 2520 with Coverpages to Upload.pdf

Chair Belford asked twice if anyone wished to address the revisions to Board Policy 2520.

  • There were no speakers.

 

6. Policy 2521 - Instructional Materials / AP2521 New Worlds Reading Initiative
2521 & ap2521 Policy, AP Packet to Upload.pdf

Chair Belford asked twice if anyone wished to address the revisions to Board Policy 2521.

  • There were no speakers.
7. Policy 3220 - Evaluation of Personnel
Policy 3220 Packet for Upload (ap under separate cover).pdf

Chair Belford asked twice if anyone wished to address the revisions to Board Policy 3220.

  • There were no speakers.
8. Policy 8141 - Mandatory Reporting of Misconduct by Employees
Policy 8141 with Coverpages For Upload.pdf

Chair Belford asked twice if anyone wished to address the revisions to Board Policy 8141.

  • There were no speakers.
9. Policy 8710 - Insurance
8710 - Policy Package to Upload.pdf

Chair Belford asked twice if anyone wished to address the revisions to Board Policy 8710.

  • There were no speakers.
Order of Business
10. Facility Capacity
facilities workshop presentation 11 10 final.pdf

Sue Hann, Assistant Superintendent of Facilities Services, provided the presentation.

Board members had varying questions ranging from planned locations to the communication plan for boundary changes.  Everyone expressed gratitude to Ms. Hann and her team.

11. Head Start Update
November 2021 Board Powerpoint Final.pdf

Dr. Wendy Smith, Director of elementary Leading and Learning, provided the update.

Board members asked what barriers prevent people from utilizing the program.  Dr. Smith explained that some parents are just not ready to send their three year olds to school because of COVID. 

Closing Remarks
12. Closing Remarks/Direction
Adjournment
13. Adjournment

Chair Belford adjourned the workshop at: 2:10 p.m.

For further details regarding this meeting, please visit the published video found at: www.brevardschools.org.

Chair: _______________________________ Secretary: ____________________________

 

NOTE:  Sensory and mobility impaired persons seeking assistance for participation in any meeting, conference, or seminar should contact Tina Snyder, Manager, Professional Standards, five days prior to the meeting date.  Ms. Snyder may be reached at 321-631-1000, ext. 11226 (voice) or snyder.tina@brevardschools.org (email).

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