Agenda Item #18
Consulting Agreement with Thinking Maps, Inc.
Thinking Maps, Inc. will provide a trainer, Dr. Cindy Kiffer, for a two-day training "Thinking Maps - A Language for Leadership" on September 16, 2014 and November 13, 2014 for forty (40) principals. Dr. Kiffer will give an overview of the eight maps and also how to use and support Thinking Maps in the individual schools. Thinking Maps are visual tools that foster and encourage lifelong learning. It becomes a common visual language for learning within and across the disciplines for students and teachers. This training is designed for administrators who want to support and understand the use of Thinking Maps in their school.
Approval of the consultant agreement with Thinking Maps, Inc.
Information - 7/22/2014
Consent after Information8/12/2014
Authority for Action
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Operating - Categorical
Dr. Jane K. Respess, Director, Professional Learning and Development x240 or Ms. Debra Pace, Associate Superintendent, Human Resources x200
Attachment: Consultant Agreement- Thinking Maps 7-22-14.pdf