Agenda Item #24
Contracted Services Agreement with Thinking Maps, Inc. to Provide Training in October 2010 and March 2011
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 (ARRA) has provided an opportunity as part of the CORE Training to add additional trainers to schools throughout the district on Thinking Maps. This training will be provided at no cost to individual schools. This research based training supports having a common language for higher level thinking from kindergarten through high school. The program covers all subject areas and groups of students. This activity supports our Strategic Plan goals: 1.1.1, 1.1.2, 1.1.3, 1.1.6, 1.1.15 and 1.1.16.
Approve the Contracted Agreement with Thinking Maps, Inc. for Thinking Maps Secondary Mathematics Training on October 5, 2010; Thinking Maps: Path to Proficiency for English Language Learners on October 26-28, 2010; Thinking Maps Elementary Science on March 9, 2011; and Thinking Maps Secondary Science on March 10, 2011 for the total amount of $12,000.
Information - 6/15/2010
Consent after Information7/20/2010
Authority for Action
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) 2009
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal
Sue Carver for ESE Program Support, x520 and Sharon Tolson, Director, FDLRS East, x540
Attachment: Attachment for Consultant Agreement for 2010-11.pdf
Attachment: ThinkingMaps2010-11 Trainings.pdf