Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 5/20/2019 - 6:30 PM
Category: CONSENT ACTION ITEMS
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of an Agreement with Edmentum
Strategic Plans:
Strategic Goal 1
Enclosure:
File Attachment:
Summary: Edmentum will provide Springfield District 186 with rigorous digital curriculum materials and reliable assessments that can be used to support intervention in the credit acquisition and recovery settings. The following will be included:
• Fully customizable, interactive, and engaging content (Edmentum Courseware), aligned to state and national standards, which can be used for students district-wide.
• Core academic courses (English, mathematics, science, social studies), career/technical education courses, world language courses, and dozens of elective, health/fitness, and SAT/ACT/AP courses
• On-site professional development to train the District 186 Team who will be using the programs and ongoing planning and support via regularly scheduled checkpoints to ensure success
Funding:
Approved in original budget or revised budget
Funds currently available in specified line item
If not currently available in line item, where are funds available
Resolution: WHEREAS, Edmentum provides the services of a an online learning platform; and

WHEREAS, Edmentum agrees to provide assistive services for online learning staff; and

WHEREAS, District 186 desires to continue to provide online learning opportunities and credit recovery services for students at the alternative schools, secondary schools, and summer school programs;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the continuation of an agreement between Springfield Public School District 186 and Edmentum for the 2019-2020, 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 school years at a cost of $138,600 annually for the Courseware Standard Service Package through Edmentum (on-line courses).
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Cheree Morrison - Director
Signed By:
Jennifer E. Gill - Superintendent
Vote Results: