Natrona School Board Ayes $64K Contract for Teacher Development
The Natrona County School District board of trustees on Monday approved a contract for a consulting firm to help teachers in two elementary schools improve teaching math and English.
Bar Nunn Elementary and Cottonwood Elementary requested the help for "intensive support in standards-based instruction," according to the requisition for the contract services.
Bar Nunn Elementary will receive $30,950 and Cottonwood Elementary will receive $33,200 for a total of $64,150.
The contract with Marzano Resources also includes subsequent coaching.
Both schools will used the professional development programs to improve teaching in preschool through fifth-grade classes.
A school improvement grant will pay for the contract.