Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education
Agenda Item

Meeting Date
December 12, 2017

Agenda Item Title
First Reading on Recommended Changes to Policy IFC, “Multiculturalism”

Correlation to Board of Education Vision, Mission & Core Beliefs

​Embracing our community's diversity and using it ot enhance the educational environment

Correlation to Board of Education Theory of Action for Change

District and Board responsibility

Staff Present

Main Points

​This is the First Reading on changes to Policy IFC, "Multiculturalism". This policy revision establishes a more complete definition of multiculturalism than currently enumerated. Additionally, the Policy Committee recommends an action statement to ensure that our definition of multiculturalism will be adopted in practice. This change was considered by the CMS Policy Committee on Oct. 12th and was recommended for approval by the full Board by a 4-0 vote. 

Fiscal Implications

Agenda Item Type
reports/information items