Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 4/3/2017 - 6:30 PM
Category: CONSENT ACTION ITEMS
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of a Consultant Agreement with Marti Huitt
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Summary: Marti Huitt has been a consultant for the Behavioral Intervention Support Programming for the past 17 years. She has taught students with behavioral disorders both in a residential setting and for Missouri public schools. She works with students of all ages.

Behavioral Support Interventions is an evidence based model and works in partnership with PBIS. It is a framework of relationship and accountability to help students who struggle make life long changes. The components of the support training are tier two and three interventions. When appropriately implemented whole class learning time should increase.
Funding: Title I
Approved in original budget or revised budget yes
Funds currently available in specified line item yes
If not currently available in line item, where are funds available
Resolution: WHEREAS, Springfield Public Schools is constantly looking for ways to improve the knowledge of all staff; and

WHEREAS, Marti Huitt, a consultant for the behavioral support model is prepared to present ongoing staff development workshop to Title I school staff; and

WHEREAS, Marti Huitt's consultant services will be completely reimbursed through Title I funds;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the retention of consultant Marti Huitt for 2 days of consultation on April 20-21, 2017, at a total cost of $3,800.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Larry McVey - Coordinator
Signed By:
Jennifer E. Gill - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Donna Moore Moved, Member Blake Handley seconded to approve the Original motion 'WHEREAS, Springfield Public Schools is constantly looking for ways to improve the knowledge of all staff; and

WHEREAS, Marti Huitt, a consultant for the behavioral support model is prepared to present ongoing staff development workshop to Title I school staff; and

WHEREAS, Marti Huitt's consultant services will be completely reimbursed through Title I funds;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the retention of consultant Marti Huitt for 2 days of consultation on April 20-21, 2017, at a total cost of $3,800.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 6 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 6 - 0
   
Judith Johnson     Yes
Adam Lopez     Yes
Michael Zimmers     Yes
Donna Moore     Yes
Blake Handley     Yes
George Haven     Yes