Review Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 9/8/2021 - 6:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda
Type: Action
Subject: 14.4 Review and Potential Approval of Independent Contract between Mt. Diablo Unified School District (MDUSD) and Laney Cline King
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 3: Parents, family, and community will be informed, engaged and empowered as partners with Mt. Diablo Unified to support student learning.
Policy:
Enclosure
File Attachment:
Independent Contract for Laney Cline King 8-27-21.pdf
Summary: Laney Cline King will work as project director for the MDUSD NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) in the Garden Program for 11 schools - Bancroft, El Monte, Fair Oaks, Gregory Gardens, Mt. Diablo, Pleasant Hill, Rio Vista, Sun Terrace, and Wren Ave. Elementary Schools and Oak Grove and Riverview Middle Schools. Assist other schools as appropriate in beginning and developing Garden Education and/or Cooking and Nutrition Education activities. Act as point of contact for all stakeholders for all routine program matters and refer up the chain as appropriate. Oversee garden educators as well as provide ongoing professional development to garden educators on NGSS.
Continue collaboration/interaction with other entities that are also currently doing garden education including cooking/nutrition education and NGSS development.
Funding: Career Technical Education Improvement Grant - CTEIG
Title IV Student Support and Academic Enrichment
USDA Farm to School Grant
CDFA Grant
Fiscal Impact $11,932 CTEIG Career Technical Education Improvement Grant
$43,143 Title IV Student Support and Academic Enrichment
$12,000 USDA Farm to School Grant
$6,000 CDFA Grant
Recommendation: Move to Approve Independent Contract between Mt. Diablo Unified School District (MDUSD) and Laney Cline King
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Louise Neville - Administrative Assistant
Signed By:
Jennifer Sachs - Chief, Educational Services
Signed By:
Dr. Lisa Gonzales - Chief Business Officer
Signed By:
Dr. Adam Clark - Superintendent