2021 Science Textbook Adoption

2021 Science Textbook Adoption
2021 Science Textbook Adoption

2021 Science Textbook Adoption: Public Notice, Review, and Comments

 

Background:  Science text resources under consideration for adoption are available for public review and comment until March 25, 2021. The Science Adoption Committee began meeting on January 27, 2021. The committee is composed of the Science Content Specialist, Science teachers from all grade spans (including teachers of Exceptional Children and English Learners), and administrators. During the review, adoption committee members will receive access to online text resources and supplementary materials to review and evaluate.  The committee would like to extend opportunities for community members and parents to review materials and provide feedback from March 18, 2021 through March 25, 2021. Comments from citizens and schools are considered when committees prepare their recommendations to the School Board. The final adoption report is scheduled to be presented to the School Board on March 25, 2021. 

 

For access to online text resources as well as information or comments concerning the adoption, please contact Mrs. Catiia G. Greene, Director of Federal Title Programs and Instructional Support, cgreene@mail.dps.k12.va.us; Mr. Dan Newell, Science Content Specialist, dlnewell@mail.dps.k12.va.us; or Debbie Stewart, Instruction Secretary II, at dstewart@mail.dps.k12.va.us. Phone calls may be directed to any of the above listed individuals at 434.799.6400.