Board Chair, Florida Virtual School
Deaf/Hard of Hearing Itinerant Specialist
Linda Reiter began her teaching career as a deaf/hard of hearing (DHH) classroom teacher. After three years teaching, Ms. Reiter was recruited to be one of the first DHH Itinerant teachers in the Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) system. She continued in this position for more than 30 years. Ms. Reiter was the first Miami-Dade County Public Schools DHH teacher to achieve National Board Certification.
Ms. Reiter retired from teaching in January 2019 and is currently working as a DHH specialist with charter schools in the Miami-Dade area.
Ms. Reiter has served on the Workforce Florida Board of Directors. She was an educator member of the MDCPS Superintendent’s District Advisory Panel for Students with Disabilities and was the co-chair of its Committee for Students who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Ms. Reiter also served as a consultant on the DHH Itinerant Committee that was tasked with implementing the State of Florida’s Communication Plan for all DHH students. She was instrumental in helping teachers and administrators bring the plan successfully to the schools. Today, Ms. Reiter serves as the chair on the Florida Virtual School Board of Trustees.
Ms. Reiter has a Bachelor of Science degree in Individual and Family Studies from Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Arts degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of South Florida. In addition to teaching students in grades Kindergarten-12, Ms. Reiter also taught sign language at the college level and has been a small business owner.
Board of TrusteesFlorida Virtual School operates under the guidance of a Board of Trustees which consists of seven members appointed by the Governor to 4-year staggered terms, per Florida Statute 1002.37.
For your convenience FLVS Board meeting agendas are posted prior to the scheduled meeting.
Quarterly Meeting - December 12, 2023
Notice of Rulemaking - December 12, 2023
Agenda Workshop - February 6, 2024
Quarterly Meeting - March 12, 2024
Agenda Workshop - May, 14, 2024
Quarterly Meeting - June 11, 2024
Past Meeting Minutes
Minutes from past meeting(s) are archived after approval and are available on BoardDocs. Minutes can be viewed on BoardDocs by going to the Meetings tab and clicking on the date of the meeting. Past meetings from October 2020 and later can be viewed on our Board of Trustees YouTube channel.
Notice of Rulemaking - September 12, 2023
Board Policies and Bylaws
The Florida Virtual School Board of Trustees policy manual is currently being redeveloped. Once adopted, all new and revised policies and bylaws will be promptly displayed within the appropriate chapter number/section.
The updated Policies of the Florida Virtual School Board of Trustees are located within the Book titled “Policy Manual” (Chapters 1000 through 9000). Those Policies that were adopted prior to June 22, 2021, which remain in effect, are located in the Book titled “FLVS Policies Legacy.” The Board Bylaws are located in the Book titled “FLVS Board Bylaws.”
The titles and text of all policies and bylaws are searchable within BoardDocs by using the “Search” feature in the upper-left corner.
Contact the Board
Contact the Board Phone: 407-513-3305
Email: [email protected] (Clerk to the Board)
Address: 5422 Carrier Drive, Suite 201Orlando, Florida 32819 (Clerk to the Board)