Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 6/12/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda Items
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of AP Government textbook American Government Stories of a Nation for AP
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.
Policy: 6.210 - Instructional Material
Background: A committee of teachers reviewed best practice and current material options in order to make a selection for the Junior/Senior AP Social Studies course. The teachers chose:

American Government Stories of a Nation for AP

Publisher: BFW (Bedford, Freeman & Worth)
Copyright: 2019
ISBN: 978-1-319-19536-6
File Attachment:
Summary: Because the current textbook for the Junior/Senior AP Social Studies course is outdated, the committee reviewed various materials. The materials include resources for differentiation and assessment. This textbook has been on display 30 days at the School Service Center. No feedback was received from the community.
Funding: Funding for this textbook and online access was budgeted in the 2019-2020 textbook budget. The total cost based on a quote from the publisher is $32,331.86
Recommendation: It is recommended that the Board approve American Government Stories of a Nation for AP textbook as presented.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Faith Dahlquist - Asst. Superintendent
Signed By:
Jeff Schuler - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Ginna Ericksen Moved, Member Susan Booton seconded to approve the Original motion 'It is recommended that the Board approve American Government Stories of a Nation for AP textbook as presented.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 6 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 6 - 0
   
Brad Paulsen     Yes
Jim Mathieson     Yes
Rob Hanlon     Yes
Ginna Ericksen     Yes
Susan Booton     Yes
Dave Long     Yes