12-16-2014 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #31


Title
Consultant Agreement between Discovery Elementary and Kagan Professional Development

Discussion

Discovery Elementary is requesting Board approval to enter into a consultant agreement with Kagan Professional Development for coaching services on January 29-30, 2015.

Kagan Coaching is provided as a follow-up to the five days of Kagan Structures Level 1 Institute Training attended by Discovery teachers on June 9-13, 2014.  This training helps teachers create a more successful learning environment for students.  With Kagan Coaching, teachers receive specific and immediate feedback as they teach. 

The Kagan coach will be working with 16 teachers each day.  The funding is provided by Title 1. 



Recommendation
Approve the consultant agreement between Discovery Elementary and Kagan Professional Development in the amount of $5,700 for coaching services on January 29-30, 2015.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 11/18/2014
Consent after Information12/16/2014

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
14-15$5,700yes42221514150016400312000

Contact

Elizabeth Evander, Principal of Discovery Elementary -- 321-951-4920

Dr. Mark W. Mullins, South Area Superintendent -- 321-254-0340




Attachment:  Discovery Elem - Kagan Professional Development - Jan 2015.pdf