(ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Virginia) – Learning resources for secondary history and social science, proposed for adoption at the Albemarle County School Board’s August 11, 2016, meeting, will be on display through September 22, 2016, in Room 349 of the Albemarle County Office Building, located at 401 McIntire Road in Charlottesville.
The books and materials are available for public review from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, except on school division holidays. These learning resources will be considered for adoption at the September 22, 2016, School Board meeting.
In accordance with School Board Policy IIAA, a textbook selection and adoption committee developed specific evaluation checklists to determine alignment of materials with Albemarle County curriculum goals, correlation to the related discipline area competencies, and lifelong-learner competencies. The committee also reviewed learning resources to ensure they met the selection criteria outlined in Policy IIAA, including overall instructional purpose, educational suitability, age appropriateness, timeliness, subject matter importance, and product quality.