--In School Committee--


That Superintendent's Recommendation #19-63, Grant Award, be adopted as follows: that the School Committee accept and approve the grant award in the amount and for the period indicated:

FY19 Title IIA/Teacher Quality (SC19731) INCREASE in the amount of $1,519.00 for the period September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.

Description:As part of a comprehensive district initiative that focuses on the preparation, training, recruitment, and retention of highly qualified educators, Title IIA funds provide teacher stipends for mentoring and professional learning, as well as conference registrations; private school staff at participating schools are also served in proportion to their school's enrollment.Temporary Salaries fund mentor stipends and curriculum writing.Other Expenses include professional development contracts for Math, and the required allocation to private schools.

The increase of $1,519.00 is added to Mentor Stipends.

A true copy:


Dosha E. Beard
Executive Secretary to the School Committee