Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 1/25/2018 - 6:30 PM
Category: Reports and Communications from the Superintendent of Schools
Type: Info
Subject: 3. Report with Possible Action on Tuition Assistance for Paraprofessionals Seeking Teacher Licensure
Strategic Plan Compatibility Statement:
Goal 3
Effective and Efficient Operations
Policy: Admin Policy 6.01 - General Personnel Policies
Attachments: Paraprofessional Grant Requirements
File Attachment:
Paraprofessional Grant Requirements.pdf
Background: At its December 21, 2017 meeting, the Milwaukee Board of School Directors took action regarding tuition assistance for paraprofessionals seeking teacher licensure. As part of that action, the Administration was asked to develop an informational report for the January Board meeting outlining the basic elements of the plan to support paraprofessionals in the pathway to becoming teachers.

The attached document details the eligibility requirements, application process, program non-compliance repayment terms and other fiscal considerations.
Fiscal Impact Statement:
Implementation and Assessment Plan
Recommendation:
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Himanshu B Parikh - Chief
Signed By:
Dr. Darienne Driver - Superintendent