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School Committee Actions

Action Action Date Reconsidered By
04/07/2020 Adopted

Recommendation Information

That Superintendent's Recommendation #20-37, Grant Increase, be adopted as follows: That the School Committee accept and approve the grant increase in the amount and for the period indicated:

FY20 Title IIA/Teacher Quality (SC20731) INCREASE in the amount of $1,734.00 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.