11-22-2011 Organization of the Board and Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #43


Title
Consultant Agreement - Golfview Elementary - Ron Large

Discussion

Ron Large will provide professional development training for teachers in the area of mathematics.  Ron Large will provide interactive and hands on opportunities for Golfview students to enhance their ability to problem solve using real world mathematics.  These lessons should enable students to grow in the area of math and serve as a motivating factor for students in the lowest quartile.

Ron Large will provide Golfview with three parallel assessments in the areas of math, reading and science.  These assessments have been designed to meet the item specifications provided by the Florida  Department of Education and assess all strands for each content area.  The source of funding is Title I professional development funds.



Recommendation
Approve the consultant agreement in the amount of $2,400 for Ron Large to present professional development training for teachers in the area of mathematics for teachers at Golfview Elementary School on January 31, 2012 and February 9, 2012.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 11/22/2011
Consent after Information12/13/2011

Authority for Action
Board Policy 6540

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
2012$2,400Yes42210714120016400312000

Contact

Jacqueline Feagin, Principal - 633-3570
Sandra Demmon, Central Area Superintendent - 633-1000, ext. 411.




Attachment:  R_Large consultant agreement 2012.pdf