Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 10/28/2019 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda
Type: Action
Subject: 16.10 (Item #10) Review and Potential Approval of Chevron Grants for Project Lead the Way
LCAP (Local Control Accountability Plan) Goal:
Goal 1: All students will receive a high quality education in a safe and welcoming environment with equitable and high expectations, access to technology, and instruction in the California State Standards that prepare them for college and/or career.
Policy:
Enclosure: Chevron Project Lead the Way Grant Summary of School
File Attachment:
Chevron Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Summary of Schools 2019_20.pdf
Summary: Approve grant submission to Chevron Corporation to implement and expand Project Lead the Way (PLTW) in Mt. Diablo Unified School District Schools K-12. The nine participating schools include; Cambridge, Fair Oaks, Holbrook, Pleasant Hill, Shore Acres, Sun Terrace, Westwood, Ygnacio Valley Elementary, and Ygnacio Valley High Schools. The program will be implemented during the school day and in CARES After School Program. The total grant is for $55,000 and will pay for supplies, materials, equipment, training and PLTW participation fees. PLTW provides transformative learning experiences for PreK-12 students and teachers across the U.S. creating an engaging, hands-on classroom environment and empower students to develop in-demand knowledge and skills they need to thrive. They also provide teachers with the training, resources, and support they need to engage students in real-world learning.
Funding: Chevron Corporation
Fiscal Impact $55,000.00
Recommendation: Move to approve the submission of the Chevron Project Lead the Way Grant and acceptance if awarded.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Stephanie Roberts - Director of Development
Signed By:
Heather Fontanilla - Program Spec/Career Pathways/Linked Learning
Signed By:
Michael Jimenez - Assistant Superintendent, High Schools
Signed By:
Mika Arbelbide - Director of Budget
Signed By:
Elizabeth McClanahan - Director of Purchasing and Warehouse
Signed By:
Dr. Robert Martinez - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Joanne Durkee Moved, Member Brian Lawrence seconded to approve the Original motion 'Move to approve the submission of the Chevron Project Lead the Way Grant and acceptance if awarded.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 5 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 5 - 0
   
Linda Mayo     Yes
Joanne Durkee     Yes
Brian Lawrence     Yes
Debra Mason     Yes
Cherise Khaund     Yes