School Board Meeting 04-17-13 at 5pm
Agenda Item #53

PSE 2 - Barbara Cox Gerlock -Professional Services Agreement Amendment


PSE 2 Changes made to the Agreement are as follows:

Replace the Contract Deliverables set forth in the Contract dated October 1, 2012 with the following Contract Deliverables for SY13.

Provide consultation to School District staff and community representation on behalf of the School District regarding collaboration with governmental entities and community organizations for neglected children in DCF care and crossover youth.

Attend School District and community meetings and develop community partners' action plans to support the educational, social and emotional needs of neglected youth.

Participate in problem solving resolution meetings with School District staff and community organization on behalf of the School District.

Facilitate professional development activities for School District Staff.

Identify best practices and structure for implementation of School District programs and strategies for at risk youth.


I recommend  the Board approve Amendment One to the Professional Services Agreement with Barbara Cox Gerlock effective  through June 30, 2013 and authorize the Superintendent and Board Chairman to finalize and sign all necessary documents.

My Contact

Janis Andrews, Ed.D., (janis.andrews@palmbeachschools.org)
Dr. Joseph Lee
Ellen Van Arsdale

Michael Burke, mike.burke@palmbeachschools.org

Financial Impact

There is no additional financial impact with this action.

Previously Authorized Amount Year-to-Date:  $25,000

Fund Source: Special Revenue Funds/Consultant Services

Attachment:  Barbara Cox Gerlock Agreement with Amendment One.pdf
Attachment:  Barbara Cox Gerlock Prior Evaluation.pdf
Attachment:  Barbara Cox Gerlock Legal Checklist.pdf
Attachment:  Barbara Cox Gerlock Beneficial Interest Affidavit.pdf
Attachment:  Barbara Cox Gerlock Data Panel.pdf