Welcome to the Instructional Materials Department

  • Instructional Materials
  • PUBLIC NOTICE

    The District School Board of Collier County, Florida, will hold a meeting to review and score the applications to serve on the Spanish Language Instructional Materials Review Work Group, on Thursday, February 29, 2024, at 8 a.m. at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Administrative Center, 5775 Osceola Trail, Naples, Florida, 34109, in Room 2-231.


  • K-12 SOCIAL STUDIES INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS PUBLIC REVIEW & OBJECTION PROCESS IS NOW OPEN

    K-12 Social Studies Instructional Materials Review Work Group has met, reviewed materials, received publisher presentations and identified a ranked list of instructional materials of the highest quality and best aligned with state standards.  These materials were reviewed and voted on by the School Board at the February 13, 2024, Special School Board Meeting/Hearing. 

    Parents or community members who may have objections based on errors or a belief there is bias within these materials should submit objections by clicking here to use the K-12 Social Studies Instructional Materials Review Objection Form. Objection forms must include the name of the textbook with page numbers.  Only those objections containing references to specific page numbers with respect to contested material/content in the given textbook being objected to will be accepted.  

    All objections are due by 4:00 p.m., Friday, March 15, 2024.  In accordance with School Board Policy 2520, the Board shall conduct a public hearing only on such timely received petitions and provide the petitioner(s) written notification of the date and time of the hearing at least ten (10) calendar days before the hearing.

    If you need additional information, please contact Julie Lorenzo, Instructional Materials Manager at lorenzju@collierschools.com.

    The K-12 Social Studies instructional materials recommended for adoption can be accessed using the following links:

     

    K-5 Social Studies

    Rank

    Publisher

    Textbook

    Online Access

    1

    Teachers’ Curriculum Institute

    Social Studies Alive!, K-5

    VIEW

     

    6-8 Social Studies

    M/J United States History Regular & Advanced

    Rank

    Publisher

    Textbook

    Online Access

    1

    Teachers’ Curriculum Institute

    History Alive! The U.S. Through Industrialism

     VIEW

    M/J Civics Regular & Advanced

    Rank

    Publisher

    Textbook

    Online Access

    1

    Teachers’ Curriculum Institute

    Civics Alive! Foundations and Functions VIEW
    M/J World History Regular & Advanced

    Rank

    Publisher

    Textbook

    Online Access

    1

    Savvas Learning Company LLC  

    Florida World History: myWorld Interactive   VIEW  

     

    9-12 Social Studies

    United States History Regular & Honors

    Rank

    Publisher

    Textbook

    Online Access

    1

    Teachers’ Curriculum Institute

    History Alive! Pursuing American Ideals

     VIEW

    Economics Regular & Honors

    Rank

    Publisher

    Textbook

    Online Access

    1

    McGraw Hill LLC

    Economics, Florida Edition VIEW
    United States Government Regular & Honors

    Rank

    Publisher

    Textbook

    Online Access

    1

    Savvas Learning Company LLC  

    Florida Magruder’s American Government Interactive VIEW
    World History Regular & Honors

    Rank

    Publisher

    Textbook

    Online Access

    1

    McGraw Hill LLC

    World History, Florida Edition VIEW

     

     



  • INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS DEPARTMENT

    Our Mission:

    The Instructional Materials Department will provide high quality, standards aligned, and content rich resources and materials to enhance teaching, foster learning, and provide exceptional educational opportunities for all students.

    Florida Statutes: 

    Per Florida Statue 1006.283, Collier County Public School's Instructional Materials Program adheres to a process that includes review, recommendation, adoption, and purchase of instructional materials. All parents and guardians have the ability to access and review their children’s instructional materials and are encouraged to access at any time. To request to review materials and/or resources, please visit the following page: Request to Review.

    Florida Statute 1006.28: Duties of district school board, district school superintendent; and school principal regarding K-12 instructional materials.

    FLDOE List of Instructional Materials Statutes

  • INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS ADOPTION SCHEDULES

    Each year instructional materials are reviewed and considered for adoption, please see calendars below.

    2023-2024 through 2027-2028

     

    Instructional materials are selected in compliance with Florida Statute 1006.31 and Board Policy 2520. Parents interested in reviewing instructional materials or reviewing the Instructional Materials Work Group Calendar/Meetings and related documentation may contact (239) 377-0103 for more information.


  • INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS CONTACT INFORMATION

    Parents or community members interested in reviewing currently adopted instructional materials may contact the Instructional Materials Department members below. Please share the specifics regarding your requests for textbook review. Please note that textbooks may not leave the building. 

    Student textbooks are available for review at the:

    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Administrative Center
    5775 Osceola Trail, Naples, FL 34109 

    Department Contact:

    Julia Lorenzo
    Instructional Materials Manager
    LorenzJu@collierschools.com
    (239) 377 - 0103