Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 9/8/2020 - 6:30 PM
Category: CONSENT ACTION ITEMS
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of a Renewal Agreement with UIS Regarding the America Reads/America Counts Program
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Resolution: WHEREAS, the University of Illinois at Springfield Board of Trustees has received Federal Work Study fees for the placement of college students in the public non-profit settings to serve in the America Reads/America Counts Program; and

WHEREAS, elementary schools meet the requirements for the federal funds as participating sites for work study placement; and

WHEREAS, Springfield Public School District 186, the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois at Springfield and the elementary schools desire to provide opportunities for eligible work study students to support the America Reads/America Counts Program; and

WHEREAS, the University of Illinois at Springfield and Springfield Public School District 186 will have a total wage rate of $15 per hour with the University's contribution being 100 percent;

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education approves the agreement with the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois at Springfield to provide the America Reads/America Counts program
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Shelia Boozer - Director
Signed By:
Jennifer E. Gill - Superintendent