Grant: $198,652 - Administration for Children and Families - Jul. 6, 2009
0% voted satisfied - 100% voted not satisfied - 4 vote(s) cast
Award Description: ARRA Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA), and Quality Improvement Funding consistent with the provisions of the Section 640(a)(5) of the Head Start Act
Project Description: The ARRA COLA and Quality Improvement funds will be used for the following activities: (1)Increase the compensation and benefits of staff through a Cost Of Living Adjustment to improve the overall quality of the program. (1a) All Head Start staff received the 1.84% COLA effective July 1, 2009. (2)Provide professional development to center based staff to improve qualifications. (2a)Teaching Staff was provided additional training 1 week training in August. (2b)Tuition and books were paid for 3 teachers to pursue their degree programs. (3)Provide Facility Upgrades and Purchase Classroom supplies. (3a)Flooring was replaced at one center
Jobs Summary: The job creation/retention is due ARRA COLA. The FTE calculation is due to the 1.84% COLA given under the Head Start ARRA grant. (Total jobs reported: 1)
Project Status: Less Than 50% Completed
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