Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 5/16/2018 - 6:00 PM
Category: Report on Contracts
Type: Info/Action
Subject: ExploreLearning, LLC (Gizmos)
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Policy:
Enclosure: ExploreLearning, LLC (Gizmos)
File Attachment:
_Science School Board Summary GIZMO May 2018.docx
Summary: ExploreLearning Gizmos is a library of interactive online simulations used to drive conceptual understanding of math and science in grades 3 through 12 through active inquiry and exploration. ExploreLearning Gizmos include:
i. Gizmos licenses and associated training for all teachers participating in the implementation.
ii. Access to all Gizmos and associated resources (lesson materials, assessments, etc.) for the duration of the license for all participating teachers and their students.
iii. Access to all new features and upgrades such as new Gizmos and product features (correlations, teacher guides, interface enhancements, etc.).
iv. Toll-free telephone and email support from 8:30am-5:00pm Eastern Time, Monday through Friday, excluding ExploreLearning company holidays.
v. End-of-year usage reports are available through the data management system.
Funding: Title I
Contingent Upon Funding (School Based Funding)
Recommendation: Administration recommends School Board approval.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Donna Casanova - Supervisor of Science Initiatives K-12
Signed By:
Cameron Berube - Executive Director of Teaching & Learning
Signed By:
Thomas P. Flanagan - Chief Academic Officer
Signed By:
Michael DAntuono - Business Manager
Signed By:
Christopher N. Maher - Superintendent