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Action Action Date Reconsidered By
08/06/2019 Adopted

Recommendation Information


That Superintendent's Recommendation #19-198, Grant Award, be adopted as follows: that the School Committee accept and approve the grant award in the amount and for the period indicated:

FY20 Title IIA/Teacher Quality (SC20731) in the amount of $210,708.00 for the period September 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020.

Description:As part of a comprehensive district initiative that focuses on the preparation, training, recruitment, and retention of highly qualified educators, Title IIA funds in FY20 will support a new .5 Instructional Coach for history/social studies teachers in grades K-5; the temporary salaries line will fund teacher stipends for mentoring (to be supplemented by FY19 IIA carryover funds); other expenses include professional development contracts for Math, conference registrations, and the required allocation to participating private schools.