Florida Senate - 2018 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for HB 7055 Ì185740%Î185740 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Appropriations (Bean) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment to Amendment (240726) (with title 2 amendment) 3 4 Between lines 3137 and 3138 5 insert: 6 Section 38. Subsection (11) of section 1012.98, Florida 7 Statutes, is amended to read: 8 1012.98 School Community Professional Development Act.— 9 (11) The department shall disseminate to the school 10 community proven model professional development programs that 11 have demonstrated success in increasing rigorous and relevant 12 content, increasing student achievement and engagement, meeting 13 identified student needs, and providing effective mentorship 14 activities to new teachers and training to teacher mentors. The 15 methods of dissemination must include a web-based statewide 16 performance-support system including a database of exemplary 17 professional development activities, a listing of available 18 professional development resources, training programs, and 19 available technical assistance. Professional development 20 resources must include sample course-at-a-glance and unit 21 overview templates that school districts may use when developing 22 curriculum. The templates must provide an organized structure 23 for addressing the Florida Standards, grade-level expectations, 24 evidence outcomes, and 21st century skills that build students’ 25 mastery of the standards at each grade level. Each template must 26 support teaching to greater intellectual depth and emphasize 27 transfer and application of concepts, content, and skills. At a 28 minimum, each template must: 29 (a) Provide course or year-long sequencing of concept-based 30 unit overviews based on the Florida Standards. 31 (b) Describe the knowledge and vocabulary necessary for 32 comprehension. 33 (c) Promote the instructional shifts required within the 34 Florida Standards. 35 (d) Illustrate the interdependence of grade level 36 expectations within and across content areas within a grade. 37 38 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 39 And the title is amended as follows: 40 Between lines 3616 and 3617 41 insert: 42 1012.98, F.S.; requiring professional development 43 resources to include sample course-at-a-glance and 44 unit overview templates; providing requirements for 45 such templates; amending s.