Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 3/13/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda Items
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of Child Development Textbook
Vision 2022:
Student Learning
Design curriculum and learning experiences that ensure high literacy and math skills while also developing creativity, collaboration, problem-solving, and communication skills.
Background: A committee of teachers reviewed best practice and current material options in order to make a selection for the Child Development I and II course. The teachers chose:

Working with Young Children
Publisher: Goodheart-Wilcox
Copyright: 2020
ISBN: 978-1-63126-024-7
File Attachment:
Summary: Because the current textbook for the Child Development I and II course is outdated, the committee reviewed various materials. The materials include resources for differentiation and assessment. This text book has been on display 30 days at the School Service Center. No feedback has been received from the community. The costs will be $7689 as reflected in a quote from the publisher. This includes student texts and a six year online subscription. This adoption is already included in this year's textbook budget.
Recommendation: It is recommended that the Board approve the Working with Young Children textbook as presented.
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Faith Dahlquist - Asst. Superintendent
Signed By:
Jeff Schuler - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Chris Crabtree Moved, Member Jim Vroman seconded to approve the Original motion 'It is recommended that the Board approve the Working with Young Children textbook as presented.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 6 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 6 - 0
Jim Vroman     Yes
Jim Gambaiani     Yes
Brad Paulsen     Yes
Chris Crabtree     Yes
Rob Hanlon     Yes
Ginna Ericksen     Yes