|Board of Education Curriculum and Instruction Committee||The purpose of the Curriculum & Instruction Committee is to provide additional transparency and oversight when reviewing new curriculum, instructional programs, state, or federal legislation which impacts curriculum, instruction, or school administration, and provide recommendations, as appropriate, to the Board. This monthly Board committee meeting will be in addition to the CCPS Curriculum Council that takes place four times a year and the traditional monthly Board of Education meeting.|
Executive leadership, with appropriate staff, will officially meet with two assigned Board of Education members monthly to review in advance instructional systemic initiatives. Curriculum development, instructional resources and instructional methodologies will be shared and reviewed prior to the monthly Board of Education meetings. The CCPS Curriculum and Instruction Committee will take place earlier in the month prior to the official monthly Board meeting to provide ample time to inform the Board of items being brought to future meetings for Presentation, Report or Action. Please click here for additional information.
|Advisory Council on Career and Technology Education||The Carroll County Advisory Council on Career and Technology Education participates in the development of annual program plans and accountability reports and provides local educational agencies and post-secondary education institutions with advice on current job needs and on the relevancy of curriculum being offered in meeting such needs. This Council participates in interview projects, serves on program advisory committees, reviews student senior projects and portfolios, and reviews the Local Plan for Program Improvement (Career and Technology Education Perkins grant)|
|Teacher Advisory Council||The Carroll County Teacher Advisory Council makes recommendations to county teachers and administrators regarding effective strategies that provide for student achievement. The Council also provides advice and recommendations to the Board and Superintendent regarding issues related to instruction and learning, as requested or as initiated by the Council. Please click here for additional information.|
|Special Education Citizen's Advisory Committee||The Carroll County Special Education Citizen's Advisory Committee is a committee established by Carroll County Public Schools to seek meaningful input from parents, community partners, service providers, educators, and administrators on local issues about the achievement of students with disabilities. This collaboration enables the director of special education to make positive changes in the delivery of special education services. If you have concerns and desire to bring about positive change please consider becoming an active member in this constructive process. Please click here for additional information.|
|Community Advisory Council||The Community Advisory Council serves as a forum for public concerns, advice, and communication to and from the Board of Education. In addition to providing information to the Board, the Community Advisory Council may be called upon by the Superintendent and/or Board of Education to make recommendations on matters related to the education of students in Carroll County Public Schools. Please click here for additional information.|
|Curriculum Council||The Curriculum Council reviews and recommends instructional materials proposed for adoption and provides input and response to the Superintendent regarding issues facing Carroll County in its challenge to bring about continuous school improvement. Members develop a working knowledge of curriculum goals, trends, and issues and network with supervisors to communicate local concerns and issues regarding curriculum and school improvement. Please click here for additional information.|
|Family Life Committee|
The Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) 13A.04.18.01(D)(2)(c) requires that each school system provide a comprehensive family life and HIV prevention education to students in schools as a part of comprehensive health education. Carroll County Public Schools seeks individuals interested in serving on the Family Life Advisory Committee to ensure that members of the community are consulted about its family life education program. The committee will be responsible for examining all instructional materials being proposed to support the CCPS Health Curriculum. If you are interested in serving as a member of the CCPS Family Life Advisory Committee and have a student in the school system, please click the link below to submit an online application to the CCPS Board of Education.
Family Life Committee Application
|Security Advisory Council||The Carroll County Public Schools Security Advisory Council (SAC) was created to generate input on school security related matters from the various stakeholders. The Council consists of school directors, principals, representatives from all employee groups, and parents, as well as members from the law enforcement and emergency management community. The primary responsibility of the SAC is to provide input and recommendations to the Supervisor of School Security to improve and enhance security procedures, training, and equipment for the school system.|