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IM Adoption PUBLIC MEETING

The Escambia County School District will host a public meeting regarding the 2018-2019 Math Instructional Materials Adoption. At this meeting, the district and state adoption plan will be reviewed. Instructions for online access to the materials being considered for adoption will also be provided.

The meeting will be held at the Spencer Bibbs Center, 2005 N. 6th Avenue, Pensacola, FL 32503 on Monday, January 28, 2019 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. in room 149. The public may also visit the Instructional Materials Adoption page of the Media Services Website (http://ecsd-fl.schoolloop.com/media) for online access instructions and additional material. For more information, contact Sheila Brandt at sbrandt@escambia.k12.fl.us.

 

Instructional Materials Adoption

2018-19 Instructional Materials Adoption: K-12 Math

New K-12 Math instructional materials will be reviewed and adopted during the 2018-2019 school year with implementation beginning in the 2019-2020 school year. This page will be updated with the courses and programs being reviewed, public access information, and other information as the adoption process progresses. Our district adopts materials based on the Florida Department of Education Instructional Materials Adoption Cycle and process. To learn more about this state process, visit the FLDOE Instructional Materials site.

For information about our upcoming Math Adoption public meeting, see the notice on the left-hand column of this page. 

The subject area committees K-12 Mathematics instructional materials recommendations will be presented for approval at the February 19, 2019 school board meeting. The public can access these materials online by visiting the Media Services website. Access instructions will be provided upon request via email or phone (textbooks@escambia.k12.fl.us / 850-595-0030, ext. 289). Public comment on these materials can be made at any time, including at the February 18, 2019 Regular School Board Workshop that begins at 9:00 am or at the February 19, 2019 Regular School Board Meeting that begins at 5:30 p.m.

Per district policy and Florida Statute, a parent of a student enrolled in an Escambia County public school or a resident of Escambia County may contest the district school board's adoption of a specific instructional material by filing a petition, using the "Motion to Contest the Adoption of an Instructional Material" form, within 30 calendar days after the adoption by the school board. The contest form can be found on the Media Services website (under Resources on this page). The full policy can be read in section 4.03 of the Rules and Procedures of the District School Board.

Note: During the 2017-18 school year, new K-12 Science materials were adopted. These new materials will be implemented this school year (2018-19). The elementary, middle, and high school instructional materials lists have been updated to include these newly adopted Science materials.