Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 3/26/2018 - 5:30 PM
Category: Consent Agenda
Type: Action
Subject: 7.12 Agribusiness Curriculum (from 3/12/18 work session)
Comprehensive School Improvement Plan:
Goal 1
Student Performance - Develop and enhance quality educational/instructional programs to improve performance and enable students to meet their personal, academic, and career goals.
Policy: IF - Curriculum Development
Enclosure: Please see the link below for the Agribusiness curriculum http://bit.ly/2DPF3Rg

Please see the link below for the Agribusiness Sales curriculum
http://bit.ly/2BIWFMB
File Attachment:
Agribusiness Curriculum Presentation from 3.12.18.pdf
Background Information: The Agribusiness Sales, Marketing and Management course at Hillyard Technical Center has been a yearlong course worth 1 credit. The two courses below would be offered each semester and would replace this existing course.

Agribusiness for Grades 11-12 (Semester 1)
This course combines farm management, agribusiness management, and content based on agricultural economic principles. Computer applications are included to enhance student understanding and utilization of current technology. Units include human relations, verbal and written communication, microcomputers in agriculture, economic principles, agribusiness management, agribusiness planning and analysis, and retail agriculture. *This course can be taken to meet the personal finance requirement needed for graduation.

Agribusiness Sales for Grades 11-12 (Semester 2)
This course combines agribusiness sales, agribusiness marketing, and content based on agricultural economic principles. Computer applications are included to enhance student understanding and utilization of current technology. Units include human relations, verbal and written communication, agricultural economic principles, agribusiness management, agribusiness technologies, career development, and retail agribusiness.
Funding:
Instructional Impact
Administrative Recommendation: The Administration recommends the acceptance of the revised curriculum to be implemented starting in the fall of 2018.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Chris Hubbuch - Director of Secondary Education
Signed By:
Marlie Williams - Assistant Superintendent
Signed By:
Robert Newhart - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Lori Prussman Moved, Member Tami Pasley seconded to approve the Original motion 'The Administration recommends the acceptance of the revised curriculum to be implemented starting in the fall of 2018.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
   
Martin Rucker     Yes
Dennis Snethen     Yes
Lori Prussman     Yes
Kappy Hodges     Yes
Bryan Green     Yes
Tami Pasley     Yes
Larry Koch     Yes