During the April 18, 2017 Board of Education Business Meeting, the Provo City School District Board of Education did the following:

  • Recognized Provo Way Award Recipients:
    • Rebecca Vera, Teacher at Sunrise Preschool
    • Denise Adams, Library Assistant at Provo Peaks Elementary
    • Brian Selby, Bus Driver
    • Amy King, Teacher at Edgemont Elementary
    • Lindsey Challis, Teacher at Timpview High
    • John Crandall, Bus Driver
    • Julie Martin, Teacher at Spring Creek Elementary
    • Andrea Betts, College and Career Office Coordinator at Provo High
    • Kristen Crawford, Student at Provo High
    • Tony McGeary, Teacher/Head Football Coach at Provo High
  • Approved new policy 4040 Professional Development for Educators
  • Approved policy 4050 Online Learning
  • Approved revised policy 6730 Child Nutrition: Employee Continuing Education Food Safety and Sanitation
  • Approved revised policy 6740 Child Nutrition: Employee Continuing Personal Cell Phone Use
  • Approved revised board goals.
  • Approved the purchase of the Wonders Companion program materials in the amount of $159,673.74.
  • Approved the selection of both Harmony and MyTech High as the current E-school online learning providers.
  • Approved the selection and purchase of the Pearson My Perspectives English Language Arts curriculum materials and professional development for grades 7-12 in the amount of $618,290.27.

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