Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 9/5/2017 - 6:30 PM
Category: CONSENT ACTION ITEMS
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of a Consultant Agreement with Jen Frakes, Applied Behavioral Analyst
Strategic Plans:
Enclosure:
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Summary:
Funding: Special Education (Consultant)
Approved in original budget or revised budget Yes
Funds currently available in specified line item Yes
If not currently available in line item, where are funds available
Resolution: WHEREAS, Springfield School District 186 desires services for on-site consulting from a Board Certified Clinician/Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) to assist and support in the development, implementation and review of Functional Behavior and Behavior Intervention Plans (BIPs) for specific students who have complex Behaviors in the school setting; and

WHEREAS, Jen Frakes is qualified to provide such services as an Applied Behavioral Analysis Consultant for the District; and

WHEREAS, Jen Frakes has indicated her willingness and desire to provide assistance and onsite training and support for specific district teachers of students with complex behaviors;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the retention of consultant Jen Frakes, BCBA, beginning on September 6, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, at a rate of $100 per hour and directs the Superintendent to execute the necessary documents on behalf of the Board.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Leu Baker - Director
Signed By:
Jennifer E. Gill - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Donna Moore Moved, Member Michael Zimmers seconded to approve the Original motion 'WHEREAS, Springfield School District 186 desires services for on-site consulting from a Board Certified Clinician/Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) to assist and support in the development, implementation and review of Functional Behavior and Behavior Intervention Plans (BIPs) for specific students who have complex Behaviors in the school setting; and

WHEREAS, Jen Frakes is qualified to provide such services as an Applied Behavioral Analysis Consultant for the District; and

WHEREAS, Jen Frakes has indicated her willingness and desire to provide assistance and onsite training and support for specific district teachers of students with complex behaviors;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the retention of consultant Jen Frakes, BCBA, beginning on September 6, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018, at a rate of $100 per hour and directs the Superintendent to execute the necessary documents on behalf of the Board.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
   
Judith Johnson     Yes
Jamie Sisti     Yes
Adam Lopez     Yes
Michael Zimmers     Yes
Donna Moore     Yes
Charles Flamini     Yes
Anthony Mares     Yes