Agenda Item
Meeting Date:
7/15/2019 - 6:00 PM  
Category:
CONSENT ACTION ITEMS  
Type:
Action  
Subject:
Approval of Consulting Agreement with Marty Huitt for BBSS Summer Training  
Strategic Plans:
Strategic Goal 2
 
Enclosure:
 
File Attachment:
 
Summary:
A three-day training will be provided for McClernand, Harvard Park, Ridgely, and Feitshans on August 6, 7, 8 2019. In addition, a one-day workshop will be provided to JMS, WMS, SSHS and LHS on August 9, 2019.

In order for schools to effectively implement this model, teachers and administrators need to attend this training. The goal during the training is to not only help schools look at their resources and logistics, but also to assist the adult community move from a thinking of punishment and forgiveness to a philosophy of teaching and protecting the most difficult students so that they may become productive young adults.

These professional development services will be provided at a cost of $5,000 per day for 4 days for a total cost of $20,000.
 
Funding:
School Improvement Grant and Title II  
Resolution
WHEREAS, Springfield Public School District 186 is constantly looking for ways to improve the knowledge of the staff; and

WHEREAS, Marty Huitt, a consultant for the BIST model for the past twelve years, is prepared to present professional development trainings which are evidence-based, and will work in partnership with the BBSS model to assist staff in discipline and classroom management issues; and

WHEREAS, Marty Huitt’s consultant services will be completely reimbursable through Title II and SIG funds;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the consultant agreement with Marty Huitt to conduct professional development trainings for the targeted schools, at a cost of $5,000 per day for 4 days for a total cost of $20,000.
 
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Jill Grove - Coordinator
Signed By:  
Shelia Boozer - Director
Signed By:  
Jennifer E. Gill - Superintendent
 
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Scott McFarland Moved, Member Donna Moore seconded to approve the Original motion 'WHEREAS, Springfield Public School District 186 is constantly looking for ways to improve the knowledge of the staff; and

WHEREAS, Marty Huitt, a consultant for the BIST model for the past twelve years, is prepared to present professional development trainings which are evidence-based, and will work in partnership with the BBSS model to assist staff in discipline and classroom management issues; and

WHEREAS, Marty Huitt’s consultant services will be completely reimbursable through Title II and SIG funds;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the consultant agreement with Marty Huitt to conduct professional development trainings for the targeted schools, at a cost of $5,000 per day for 4 days for a total cost of $20,000.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
   
Judith Johnson     Yes
Scott McFarland     Yes
Michael Zimmers     Yes
Donna Moore     Yes
Anthony Mares     Yes
William Ringer     Yes
Micah Miller     Yes