Meeting Date:   5/20/2020 - 5:00 PM
Category:   DIVISION OF EQUITY AND ACCESS - CURRICULUM, INSTRUCTION, SCHOOL SUPERVISION REPORTS
Type:   Action
Subject:   17.9 BrainPOP LLC
District Goals
Goal 1
To educate all students for academic excellence.
Enclosure
File Attachment:  
BOCS Worksheet 2020-2021.xlsx
BrainPOP Schedule B.xlsx
Yonkers 3.9.20 Estimate28855467.pdf
Performance Based Contract Guidelines BrainPop.pdf
Rationale Vendor: BrianPOP LLC
Term: July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021
Amount: $61,459.68
Scope: BrianPop includes BrainPop, BrianPop Jr.,
and BrainPop ESL for students in all schools, grades K-12. Access is available to the varied programs, including science, ELA and coding, to all teachers, students and their families. The lessons and videos are interactive and supplement in-class instruction and our after-school coding programs. The cost of this service through CAI Software Capital Funds, which is eligible for 100% State Aid reimbursement (Computer Assisted Instruction).
Funding 130.5999.B20N01.1000.B2050 (B5303CN110857.B20N01.B2540A2630)
CAI Software Account Number
Resolution WHEREAS the Board of Education wishes to enter into a contract with BrainPop LLC to provide 24/7 Site Licenses for content access to various courses for grades K-12 for the 2020-2021 school year,

WHEREAS the district administration has designed in conjunction with BrainPop LLC a program which meets the objectives set forth by the Board and the New York State Education Department, and,

WHEREAS the Board of Education authorizes the Superintendent of Schools to enter into an agreement with BrainPop LLC to provide these services, and

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED: That the Board of Education hereby authorizes the Superintendent of Schools to enter into an agreement with BrainPop LLC at a cost not to exceed $61,459.68.

It is acknowledged and agreed that pursuant to the terms of that certain intermunicipal agreement by and between the City of Yonkers Board of Education (“BOE”) and the City of Yonkers (the “City”) as filed in the Office of the City Clerk on June 16, 2014, the terms of this agreement are subject to review and revision by the Corporation Counsel, as well as approval by the City’s Board of Contract and Supply. Furthermore, this Agreement shall not be enforceable until signed by both parties and approved by the Corporation Counsel’s Office.
Approvals:  
Recommended By:
Signed By:  
Dawn Bartz - Executive Director of Social Studies, Science & Technology Integration
Signed By:  
Christopher Carvalho - Director
Signed By:  
Roseanne Collins-Judon - Assistant Superintendent
Signed By:  
Tom Collich - Purchasing Director
Signed By:  
Finance Department - Finance Reviewer
Signed By:  
Elizabeth Janocha - Deputy Commissioner
Signed By:  
John Liszewski - Commissioner
Signed By:  
Matthew Gallagher - Corporation Counsel
Signed By:  
Dr. Andrea S. Coddett - Deputy Superintendent
Signed By:  
Dr. Edwin M. Quezada - Superintendent of Schools
Vote Results:  

Original Motion
Member Dr. Rosalba Corrado Del Vecchio Moved, Member Kevin Cacace seconded to approve the Original motion 'WHEREAS the Board of Education wishes to enter into a contract with BrainPop LLC to provide 24/7 Site Licenses for content access to various courses for grades K-12 for the 2020-2021 school year,

WHEREAS the district administration has designed in conjunction with BrainPop LLC a program which meets the objectives set forth by the Board and the New York State Education Department, and,

WHEREAS the Board of Education authorizes the Superintendent of Schools to enter into an agreement with BrainPop LLC to provide these services, and

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED: That the Board of Education hereby authorizes the Superintendent of Schools to enter into an agreement with BrainPop LLC at a cost not to exceed $61,459.68.

It is acknowledged and agreed that pursuant to the terms of that certain intermunicipal agreement by and between the City of Yonkers Board of Education (“BOE”) and the City of Yonkers (the “City”) as filed in the Office of the City Clerk on June 16, 2014, the terms of this agreement are subject to review and revision by the Corporation Counsel, as well as approval by the City’s Board of Contract and Supply. Furthermore, this Agreement shall not be enforceable until signed by both parties and approved by the Corporation Counsel’s Office.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion CARRIED 7 - 0
   
Judith Ramos Meier     Yes
Steve Lopez     Yes
Dr. Rosalba Corrado Del Vecchio     Yes
Kevin Cacace     Yes
Andrea Brown     Yes
Abdool H. Jamal     Yes
Dr. John Castanaro     Yes