Family Life Education Curriculum Advisory Committee

Family Life Education Curriculum Advisory Committee

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Committee Chairperson

Carrie Reynolds, Coordinator, Health, Family Life, and Physical Education, Instructional Services Department

Committee Purpose

The Family Life Education Curriculum Advisory Committee (FLECAC) for levels K through 12 shall be established and maintained to advise the K-12 health and physical education and FLE curriculum coordinator on Program of Studies development and implementation. The role of the committee is to provide advice and recommendations to the curriculum coordinator as goals, objectives, media, and special instructional materials are developed.  (FCPS Regulation 1708)

2020-21 Membership

School Board Member Representatives

Melissa Warren, Braddock District
Laurie Plisker, Dranesville District
Amber Beichler, Hunter Mill District
Lisa Bevenour, Lee District
Ann King, Mason District
TBD, Mount Vernon District
David Aponte, Providence District
Chaiya Mohanty Ortiz, Springfield District
TBD, Sully District
TBD, At Large - Keys-Gamarra
Sahar Ali, At Large - Omeish
Wendy Baird, At Large - Sizemore Heizman
Nikita Rao, Student Representative
Joe Dodson, Student Representative

Community Representatives

TBD, Fairfax County Health Department
TBD, Fairfax County Health Department
TBD, Faith Communities in Action Children and Youth Committee
Risa May, FCCPTA
TBD, Inova Medical Group
TBD, F.A.A.P. Medical Society of Northern Virginia

School Representatives

TBD, Elementary School Principals’ Association
TBD, Middle School Principals’ Association
TBD, High School Principals’ Association
Gwendolyn Wright, High School Social Studies
Geordie Bigus, High School Health and Physical Education
Beth Gottshalk, High School Health and Physical Education
Sean Kenney, Middle School Health and Physical Education
Michelle Brooks, Elementary School
Melissa Dolenc, Elementary School
Stephanie Guffain, Elementary School
Chelsea Marcucci, Elementary School
TBD, Registered Parliamentarian

Meeting Dates

Advisory Committee meetings will be virtual from 7-9 p.m. until in-person gatherings resume.

Meeting Date Location/Time Agenda Minutes
October 15, 2020 virtual October Agenda  
November 19, 2020 virtual    
December 17, 2020 virtual    
January 21, 2021 virtual    
February 18, 2021 virtual    
March 18, 2021 virtual    
April 15, 2021 virtual    
May 20, 2021 virtual