Mike Town, one of Tesla STEM High School’s founding teachers, is a recipient of the Patsy Collins Award for Excellence in Education, Environment, and Community.
Instructional Materials Selection
Policy code: EL-8
The CEO shall select textbooks and instructional materials that advance the achievement of the Board’s End Results policies.
Accordingly, the CEO shall:
- Ensure appropriate input from the following groups as textbooks and instructional materials, including content-based software, are reviewed and selected: students, parents, teachers, administrators and other staff members involved in the instructional program.
- Assure the selection of instructional materials that contribute toward continuity, integration and articulation of the curriculum by course and program.
- Consider the needs of all learners when recommending textbooks and selecting instructional materials.
- Provide a procedure for the scheduled evaluation of materials and textbooks, and a procedure for reviewing such materials upon formal request by a parent or other constituent.
Monitoring Method: Internal Report
Monitoring Frequency: Annually
Lake Washington School District Board of Directors