February 18, 2016 - Amended Meeting Agenda


State Board of Education Agenda

Marva Johnson, Chair
John R. Padget, Vice Chair
Gary Chartrand
Tom Grady
Rebecca Fishman Lipsey
Michael Olenick
Andy Tuck

February 18, 2016
Room LL03, The Capitol
400 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee, Florida

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Items linked below are included as supporting documentation

9 a.m. Call to Order
Chair Marva Johnson

Welcome

Pledge of Allegiance

Member Comments
Chair Marva Johnson

Commissioner’s Report

Commissioner’s Student Leadership Recognition
Florida Future Farmers of America Presentation (PDF)
Commissioner Pam Stewart

Approval
  1. Minutes of January 6, 2016 Meeting

Updates
  1. Florida College System –Dr. Edward Meadows, President, Pensacola State College, on behalf of the Council of Presidents
  2. K-12 Public Schools – Bill Husfelt, Superintendent, Bay County Public Schools on behalf of the Florida Association of District School Superintendents

Action Items
  1. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-1.09401, Student Performance Standards
  2. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-6.0201, State of Florida High School Diplomas, as of January 1, 2014
  3. Approval of A.A.A. Scholarship Foundation- Florida, LLC as a Scholarship Funding Organization for 2016-17
  4. Approval of Step Up For Students, Inc. as a Scholarship Funding Organization for 2016-17
  5. Our Children’s Prep School, Inc. vs. School Board of Polk County - Withdrawn
  6. Somerset Academy, Inc., Somerset College Prep Academy Middle School vs. School Board of St. Lucie County
  7. Somerset Academy, Inc., Somerset Academy Middle School Vero Beach vs. School Board of Indian River County
  8. Somerset Academy, Inc., Somerset Academy Vero Beach vs. School Board of Indian River County

Consent Items

  1. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-3.0141, Employment of School Bus Operators and Repeal of Rule 6A-3.0151, School Bus Driver Physical Examination and Medical Examiners Certificate
  2. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-3.0171, Responsibilities of School Districts for Student Transportation
  3. Adoption of a Resolution Requesting the Issuance and Sale of Not Exceeding $68,000,000 State of Florida, State Board of Education Lottery Revenue Refunding Bonds Series (to be determined)
  4. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-20.023, Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund
  5. Approval of Repeal of Rules 6A-1.039, Supplemental Educational Services in Title I Schools and 6A-1.0391, Evaluation of Supplemental Educational Service Providers
  6. Approval of Appointments to the Education Practices Commission
  7. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-10.081, Principles of Professional Conduct for the Education Profession in Florida and Repeal of Rule 6A-10.080, Code of Ethics of the Education Profession in Florida
  8. Approval of Amendment to Rule 6A-10.024, Articulation Between and Among Universities, Florida Colleges, and School Districts
  9. Approval of Amendment to Rules 6M-8.603, 6M-8.700, and 6M-8.701 related to the Voluntary Prekindergarten Education Program - Withdrawn

Presentation

Northeast Florida Regional STEM2 Hub, Gary Chartrand


Concluding Remarks
Chair Marva Johnson