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2015 Request for Proposals


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ACADEMIC OFFICE

RFP: 976
 
Purpose: To support institutional and organizational partnerships that improve student achievement, interest, and aspiration in mathematics and science through sustained professional development programs that enhance teachers' content knowledge and teaching practices
Date Posted: August 20, 2015
Application Deadline: October 13, 2015,
Bidder's Conference: September 1, 2015, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Contact: Mathematics:Jennifer.michalek@ct.gov Science: Elizabeth.buttner@ct.gov
Phone: Mathematics: 860-713-6557 Science: 860-713-6849
15SDE0003-RFP 
Q&A's [PDF]
 
Purpose: The CSDE is seeking submission of written proposals, on a competitive basis, from qualified organizations to partner with the CSDE in the design, development and delivery of a system of direct professional learning that builds the capacity of Connecticut’s K-3 teachers to support and expand knowledge in the reading survey subareas and objectives, Connecticut Core Standards in English Language Arts: Foundational Skills (CCS ELA: Foundational Skills), and effective teaching practices.
Important Dates (See RFP for specific requirements):
RFP Released                                August 7, 2015
Bidder's Conference                        August 13, 2015
Deadline for questions                     August 17, 2015
Answers released                           August 19, 2015
Proposals due                                September 9, 2015

Contact: Joanne.white@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6751

RFP: 813
FAQ's [PDF]
 
Purpose: Grants-in-aid for alterations, repairs, improvements, technology, equipment and capital start-up costs, including acquisition costs, to expand the availability of high- quality school models and assist in the implementation of common core state standards and assessments in accordance with procedures established by the Commissioner of Education.
Date Posted: May 22, 2015
Application Deadline: July 17, 2015, 3 p.m.
Bidder's Conference: May 29, 2015
Phone: 860-713-6894
RFP:990
 
Purpose: To continue the consortia College Career Pathways program goals and objectives that encourage the development of four-year or six-year career and technical education programs that combine secondary and postsecondary programs.
Date Posted:  May 11, 2015
Application Deadline:  June 5, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: lori.matyjas@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6785

ED:229
Entitlements [PDF] 
 
Purpose: To educate children identified as limited English proficient in schools where 20 or more are of the same language group.
Date Posted:  May 11, 2015
Application Deadline:  September 4, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A  

Contact: megan.alubicki@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6786

RFP:998
 
Purpose: To prepare the next generation of students with the knowledge and skills to compete in the global economy. 
Date Posted:  May 8, 2015
Application Deadline:   May 29, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: lee.marcoux@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6768

RFP:116
 
Purpose: To develop fully the academic, career and technical skills of secondary students who elect to enroll in career and technical education programs, pursuant under the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act of 2006, Public Law 109-270. 
Date Posted:  March 31, 2015
Application Deadline:   May 15, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A  

Contact: lori.matyjas@ct.gov 
Phone: (860) 713-6785

RFP:992
 
Purpose: To develop an investing and personal finance education course to provide students with basic financial skills that will enable them to apply effective financial decision making as they make the transition into postsecondary education or the workforce. In addition, the grant will provide opportunities for students to explore career options in the financial field.
Date Posted:  March 26, 2015
Application Deadline:   May 1, 2015
Bidder's Conference: April 7, 2015 

Contact: lee.marcoux@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6768

Solicitation #: 15SDE0001-RFP
 
Purpose: The Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) seeks proposals from qualified individuals, companies and organizations to execute the scope of work outlined in this RFP, covering an array of activities and services that will be needed to assist the CSDE in the management of the project and development, administration, scoring, analyzing and reporting of results from the CMT and CAPT Science at grades 5, 8 and 10 (with a likely transition to grade 11). The contract period for the tasks described in this RFP will begin on or about July 1, 2015 and will continue through October 31, 2019. The contract awarded through this RFP will cover four operational statewide test administrations in spring of each year. 
Release of RFP: February 2, 2015
Receipt of Questions:  February 27, 2015
Proposal Due Date: March 20, 2015
Beginning of contract work: July 1, 2015 

Contact: jeff.greig@ct.gov 
Phone: (860) 713-6854

CONNECTICUT TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOLS

Solicitation # 15SDE0002-RFP
 
Purpose: The Connecticut Technical High School System (CTHSS) Athletics program is designed to complement the High School experience offered in our schools. The program strives to meet high standards of sportsmanship, responsibility, dedication and devotion to the sport, school, family and community. Teamwork, leadership and skill development are stressed. The CTHSS is committed to promoting the health and safety of our student athletes.
 
Part A: The CTHSS is seeking proposals to provide athletic trainer services to students attending the seventeen regional technical high schools located throughout the state. The intent is to insure the health and safety of our approximately 3200 student athletes.
 
Part B: The CTHSS is seeking proposals from providers to administer baseline and post-injury neurocognitive testing (such as neurocognitive or other sports-related concussion testing), interpret test results and provide concussion management services to CTHSS student athletes.
Important Dates (See RFP for specific requirements):
RFP Released                               August 3, 2015
Letter of intent due                      August 14, 2015, 4:00 p.m.
Deadline for questions                   August 17, 2015, 4:00 p.m.
Answers released                         August 19, 2015
Proposals due                              August 25, 2015. 4:00 p.m.
Proposer selection                        August 28, 2015
Start of contract                          September 1, 2015.
Phone: 860-807-2235

OFFICE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD

RFP:810
Smart Start [PDF] [DOC]
 
Purpose: Smart Start is intended to serve the following purpose as specified in Public Act 14-41:

“To provide grants to local and regional boards of education for capital and operating expenses related to establishing or expanding a preschool program under the jurisdiction of the board of education for the town.

Date Posted:  August13, 2015
Application Deadline:   October 30, 2015
Bidder's Conference: August 20, 2015, 9:00 a.m. 

Contact: andrea.brinnel@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6771

RFP:054
 
Purpose: Provide quality preschool access to children in Competitive School Readiness Municipalities   
Date Posted:  February 20, 2015
Application Deadline:   May 15, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: gerri.rowell@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6774

RFP:053
 
Purpose: Provide quality preschool access to children in the Priority School Readiness Municipalities   
Date Posted:  February 20, 2015
Application Deadline:   May 15, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: gerri.rowell@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6774

RFP:086   
 
Purpose: The state Heard Start Grant is intended to serve three purposes as specified in Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) Section 10-16n:
  1. To establish extended-day and full-day, year-round Head Start programs or expand existing Head Start programs to extended-day or full-day, year-round programs.
  2. To enhance program quality.
  3. To increase the number of children served.
Date posted: February 4, 2015
Application deadline:  April 24, 2015
Bidder’s Conference:  February 10, 2015 at 9:30 am
Contact: andrea.brinnel@ct.gov
Phone:  860-713-6771

HEALTH/NUTRITION/FAMILY SERVICES AND ADULT EDUCATION

RFP:092
 
Purpose: To seek proposals from eligible applicants for program and funding renewal pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Section 10-4o.
Date Posted:  July 15, 2015
Application Deadline:  August 12, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A   

Contact: louis.tallarita@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 807-2058

RFP:120
 
Purpose: To assist municipalities or private agencies serving youth, which are designed to act as agents for such municipalities, in establishing, maintaining or expanding such Youth Service Bureaus
Date Posted: May 12, 2015
Application Deadline: June 15, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A 

Contact: agnes.quinones@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 807-2126

RFP:999
 
Purpose: To implement or expand high-quality programs outside school hours that offer students academic/educational enrichment and recreational activities in Grades K-12 that are designed to reinforce and complement the regular academic program of participating students  
Date Posted:  May 12, 2015
Application Deadline:  June 15, 2015
Bidder's Conference: May 13, 2015 - Hartford and May 22, 2015 - Middletown  

Contact: agnes.quinones@ct.gov 
Phone: (860) 807-2126

RFP:078
 
Purpose: Competitive grant program to assist local and regional boards of education with the facilitation of the enrollment, attendance and success of homeless children and youth in schools through the availability of funds under the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 11431 et seq.
Date Posted: May 8, 2015
Application Deadline: June 8, 2015
Bidder's Conference: (call) May 18, 2015 

Contact: louis.tallarita@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 807-2058

RFP:972
 
Purpose: These funds will allow School Food Authorities to purchase equipment needed to meet the new nutritional standards for schools. 
Date Posted:  April 15, 2015
Application Deadline:   Thursday, May 21, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A  

Contact: Jackie.schipke@ct.gov 
Phone: (860) 807-2123

SHEFF OFFICE

RFP:136
 
Purpose: To assist eligible local educational agencies that experience unexpectedly large increases in their student population due to immigration. NOTE: This is an entitlement grant that is awarded directly to CT school districts that meet certain criteria. Those districts will be notified directly if they are awarded the grant. No other entities need apply.
Date Posted: August 26, 2015
Application Deadline: November 6, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A
Contact: yemi.onibokun@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6575
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Purpose: Annual Progress Report for Fiscal Year 2014-15.
Date Posted: August 26, 2015
Application Deadline: November 20, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A
Contact: yemi.onibokun@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6575
ED:236
 
Purpose: Report by districts on eligible immigrant children and youth enrolled in public and non-public schools as of October 1 2015.
Date Posted: August 26, 2015
Application Deadline: November 4, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A
Contact: yemi.onibokun@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6575
ED:999
 
Purpose: To promote academic and social success for students participating in the Open Choice Program in the Sheff Region.
Date Posted: April 1, 2015
Application Deadline: May 1, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A
Contact: ann.gaulin@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6544
 
Purpose: To provide an incentive for increasing the number of Open Choice students by funding capital expenditures that are linked to servicing the increased number of Open Choice students for improving the educational experience at the schools that participate in the Open Choice program in the Sheff Region
Date Posted: February 26, 2015
Application Deadline: April 17, 2015
Bidder's Conference: March 12, 2015, 9:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m.
Contact: ann.gaulin@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6544

SPECIAL EDUCATION

RFP:026
 
Purpose: To serve at-risk primary grade children through the availability of an early intervention mental health program for the detection and prevention of emotional, behavioral and learning problems.  
Date Posted:  April 23, 2015
Application Deadline:  June 5, 2015  
Bidder's Conference:  April 29, 2015 from 9 am - Noon

Contact: norma.sproul@ct.gov 
Phone: (860) 713-6936

 
Purpose: Two entitlement grant programs under the Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA): Assistance for Education of all Children with Disabilities and Preschool Grants for Children with Disabilities
Date Posted: February 17, 2015
Application Deadline: May 15, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A
Contact: brian.cunnane@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6919

TALENT OFFICE

RFP:815
 
Purpose: To assist local educational agencies to facilitate the coordination of local efforts to design and implement a comprehensive professional learning system.
Date Posted:  August 31, 2015
Application Deadline:   October 1, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A
Phone: (860) 713-6829
RFP: 814
 
Purpose: To facilitate the coordination of local effort to increase the number of Black and Latino teachers. LEAs will serve as the lead applicants, with the expectation that each proposal will include key roles for other partners, including postsecondary institutions and nonprofit organizations. Applicants will propose a structure and methods through which they will develop and generate buy-in for a long-term plan for building a pipeline and increasing the number of Black and Latino educators hired by the local school system.
Date posted: February 4, 2015
Application deadline:  March 6, 2015 4:00 p.m.
Bidder’s Conference:  N/A
Contact: Amy Clark; clark@ctserc.org
Phone: 860-632-1485

TURNAROUND OFFICE

ED:704
 
Purpose: To provide states and districts with funds to dramatically improve student achievement and turn around chronically underperforming schools    
Date Posted:  April 7, 2015
Application Deadline:   May 15, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: michelle.rosado@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6748

ED:705
 
Purpose: To support efforts to dramatically improve student achievement in Connecticut's 30 lowest-performing districts throughout strategic investment and evidence-base reform strategies.
Date Posted:  March 9, 2015
Application Deadline:   April 24, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A
Phone: (860) 713-6794
RFP:806
 
Purpose: To leverage change and dramatically improve student achievement in Connecticut's lowest-performing schools by making targeted investments in the areas of talent, academics, culture and climate, and/or operations.   
Date Posted:  February 17, 2015
Application Deadline:   April 24, 2015
Bidder's Conference: N/A

Contact: michelle.rosado@ct.gov
Phone: (860) 713-6748



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