Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 3/18/2020 - 4:00 PM
Category: Curriculum and Instruction
Type: Action
Subject: 12.1 Approve Proposed New High School Course - Human Geography
District Goals and Beliefs:
Belief 1 - Students are the focus of all decisions
Belief 2 - A culture of accountability shall drive excellence and promote the district vision of teaching and learning
Enclosure: Board Item Staff Report - Human Geography
Course Description - Human Geography
File Attachment:
Board Item Staff Report - Approve New HS Coure 2019-2020 - Human Geography.pdf
Course Description - Human Geography.pdf
Summary: Human Geography is replacing the Global Studies course because it is better aligned with Advanced Placement History courses and many more schools in California use Human Geography as an introductory history course.
Funding: Instructional Materials Funds
Recommendation: Approve course adoption
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Valerie Simpson - Executive Director of Educational Services
Signed By:
Robert Leri - Superintendent Chief Learning Officer
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Dianna Driller Moved, Member Kirsten Livak seconded to approve the Original motion 'Approve course adoption'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
Gaylan Larson     Yes
Kirsten Livak     Yes
Kim Szczurek     Yes
Dianna Driller     Yes
Cristina Hennessey     Yes