Save the Dates of December 10th and 11th, 2015

The winter FGDN K-12 Forum will be held in Brevard County.  Mark you calendars now and save the dates of December 10th and 11th, 2015 to attend!  More details and information will be posted soon!

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Florida Dept of Education Meeting – April 17, 2015

Agenda

Call-in option is limited to one call per district for both sessions one and two.

Call in # – 1-888-670-3525    Passcode – 2287245011

 

9:45        Welcome – Introductions

10:00 – 11:30       Session One – Open discussion of changes or recommendations for best practices for programs by specific department program officers. Program officers will introduce themselves, share what’s new in their program area and provide insight into ways districts can assist in strengthening the program.

  • FDGNK-12 Update – Board Members 10:00 – 10:15
  • Mary Jane Tappen, Executive Vice Chancellor, K-12 Public Schools 10:15 – 10:30
  • David Lajeunesse, Chief, Bureau of Educator Certification 10:30 – 10:45
  • Holly Edenfield, Coordinator, RTTT 10:45 – 11:00
  • Adam Miller, Executive Director, Independent Education and Parental Choice 11:00 – 11:15
  • Rod Duckworth, Chancellor, Career and Adult Education 11:15 – 11:30

11:30 – 12:30 Lunch Break

12:30 – 2:00 Session Two – Grant forecasting, the new uniform guidance, by Martha Asbury,and Sue Wilkinson (schedule permitting). Legislative update from educational lobbyists.

  • Martha Asbury, and Sue Wilkinson (schedule permitting) 12:30 – 1:15
  • Legislative Update 1:15 – 1:45
  • Hershel Lyons, Chancellor, Division of K-12 Public Schools 1:45 – 2:00

2:00-2:15 Adjournment

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