Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 3/6/2018 - 6:30 PM
Category: CONSENT ACTION ITEMS
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of a Consultant Agreement with Kristin Hilty of Staff Development for Educators for Blessed Sacrament
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Summary: Kristin Hilty incorporates 17 years of teaching experience into her idea-packed trainings. She has taught special education students, elementary grades 2-5, and she led her district in the implementation of Singapore Math strategies and the adoption of Math in Focus series.

Kristin Hilty with Staff Development for Educators (SDE) will provide professional development on math at Blessed Sacrament on May 9, 2018, for junior high math teachers from 8:30-12:30 as well as a session for the entire faculty (K-8 and resource teachers) from 2:00-3:30.

The total cost is $3,000.
Funding: Title II-A
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, Kristin Hilty, will conduct a one-day workshop on the implementation of Singapore Math strategies and the adoption of Math in Focus series; and

WHEREAS, the training obtained will align with Common Core State Standards and help all teachers improve student achievement in core content areas; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Hilty is qualified to provide such training and has agreed to provide such training at a cost of $3,000; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Hilty consultant services are completely reimbursable through the Title II grant;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the retention of consultant Kristin Hilty, per the terms identified above and directs the Superintendent to execute the necessary documents on behalf of the Board.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Shelia Boozer - Director
Signed By:
Jennifer E. Gill - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Donna Moore Moved, Member Michael Zimmers seconded to approve the Original motion 'WHEREAS, Kristin Hilty, will conduct a one-day workshop on the implementation of Singapore Math strategies and the adoption of Math in Focus series; and

WHEREAS, the training obtained will align with Common Core State Standards and help all teachers improve student achievement in core content areas; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Hilty is qualified to provide such training and has agreed to provide such training at a cost of $3,000; and

WHEREAS, Kristin Hilty consultant services are completely reimbursable through the Title II grant;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the retention of consultant Kristin Hilty, per the terms identified above and directs the Superintendent to execute the necessary documents on behalf of the Board.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 6 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 6 - 0
   
Jamie Sisti     Yes
Adam Lopez     Yes
Michael Zimmers     Yes
Donna Moore     Yes
Anthony Mares     Yes
William Ringer     Yes