Agenda Item #23
Contracted Services Agreement between Dr. W. J. Creel Elementary School and Nancy Prizito Consulting, Inc.
Nancy Prizito is a recognized writing consultant who has developed proven techniques to enhance and expand student writing ability which has resulted in increased FCAT writing scores throughout our district. This multiple day training (to be held on November 12, 2009 and January 23, 2010) is intended to expand our teachers' abilities to provide a higher quality of writing instruction in the areas of narrative and expository writing. The source of funding is Title 1 professional development funds. Follow-up activities will include incorporation of strategies gained from the professional development activities into teachers' lesson planning along with the utilization of the keys to quality writing materials within each classroom. FCAT writing scores, as well as district writing assessment scores, will be used to measure the effectiveness of the consultant's work with the instructional staff.
Approve the Contracted Services Agreement between Dr. W. J. Creel Elementary School and Nancy Prizito Consulting, Inc. for November 12, 2009 and January 23, 2010. This training, held over multiple days, will be for teachers in grades 2, 3, 4 and Exceptional Education at Dr. W. J. Creel Elementary School at the total cost of $2,050.00.
Information - 10/13/2009
Consent after Information10/27/2009
Authority for Action
School Board Policy 6540
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal
Kathryn Eward, Principal, Dr. W. J. Creel Elementary School - 259-3233
Cyndi Van Meter, Area I/II Superintendent - 254-0340
Attachment: Nancy Prizito Contracted Svcs. Agreement.pdf