School District of Manatee County: Facilities Master Plan

Recent Events

School Board Workshop 2/22/2016

The administration presented final recommendations to the School Board at the board workshop on 2/22/2016.

Administration Recommendation

Estimated sheet for Rogers Garden (Draft)

School Board Workshop 1/19/2016

Proposed recommendations will be presented to the School Board on 1/19/2016.  The School Board will provide feedback and the Superintendent will make final recommendations to the Board on a date to be determined.

Click here to download the Presentation

Click here to download the Proposed Recommendation Report

 

Community Dialogue #2: FMP Scenarios

Thank you to all who attended the  second community dialogue at Bayshore High School on December 16th.  Attendees viewed a presentation outlining the process and a series of options developed during the steering committee meetings.

Participants completed an individual questionnaire, and then participated a group discussion around the scenarios presented as well as some other general questions intended to proved the committee with meaningful feedback.

A total of 75 individual responses were collected along with an additional 692 online responses.

Click here to view the Results Report from Community Dialogue #2

Click here to view a video of the presentation

Click here to download the presentation (PDF)

Click here to download the Scenario Information Packet (PDF)


 

Community Dialogue #1: Educational Framework Development

On October 14th, 75 community members participated in the an Educational Framework Community Dialogue at the Lincoln Memorial Middle School. Attendees viewed a presentation outlining the process and an some big picture concepts around some of the issues that SDMC is facing.

Participants then completeted an individual questionare, and then participated in small group discussion around the following topics:

  • Facility related challenges that SDMC is facing
  • Possible solutions to the challenges
  • Support of funding mechanisms to support the future of education

Click here to download the presentation (PDF)

Click here to view the video of the presentation


 

Educational Futures Conference

On September 24th, 175 community members participated in the an Educational Futures Conference at the Manatee Technical College. Attendees viewed a presentation outlining the process and an overview of past and future of education.

Participants then participated in small group discussion around the following topics:

  • Overall expections of the process
  • What qualities will the student of 2035 have?
  • What features will the school of 2035 have?

Please utilize the links below to access all content related to the meeting.

Click here to download the Presentation (PDF) – No Videos.

Click here to watch the video of the presentation (Link to MSTV)

Individual Video Links

Click here to view the full Sir Ken Robinson: Changing Paradigm TED Talk.

Click here to view the 2015 Social Revolution video.

Click here to view The Third Teacher video.

Click here to view the full Mike Rowe Interview on Reason.tv.