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October 24, 2023, Work Session
Title
Board Policy 2260 Nondiscrimination And Access To Equal Educational Opportunity
Meeting Date(s)
Consent Type
Discussion

The revisions to Policy 2260 are the result of F.S. 760.10 and F.S. 1000.05. Policy 2260 has been revised to outline the types of training and instruction that are prohibited under F.S. 1000.05.

  • This policy is being revised to outline the specific types of training and instruction that is prohibited under F.S. 1000.05.
  • HB 7 amended F.S. 760.10 (Unlawful Employment Practices) and F.S. 1000.05 (the Florida Educational Equity Act) by making it unlawful discrimination to subject students, employees, or any individual to any activity that espouses, promotes, advances, inculcates, or compels them to believe that certain concepts are discriminatory. The revisions to these policies incorporate the language from HB 7.

These proposed revisions [do] encompass the suggested language from NEOLA.

Recommendation

Board Policy 2260 Nondiscrimination And Access To Equal Educational Opportunity is currenlty being revised and will appear before the School Board on the dates indicated below:

  • Work Session – 10/24/23
  • Rule Development (Public Hearing) – 11/14/23
  • School Board Meeting Information – 11/14/23
  • School Board Meeting Approval – 12/12/23

Effective Date – upon approval

Authority for Action
F.S. 760.10 and F.S. 1000.05
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No
Source of Funding
Financial Impact
FY Amount Budgeted Fund Cost Center Project Function Object Program
                 
Legal Counsel Review
Yes - Review Date: 10/05/2023
Contact
Pamela Dampier, Assistant Superintendent, Student Services x11270
Attachments
2260 with Cover Pages For Upload.pdf
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