04/01/2014 – Items 6-8

04/01/2014 Work Session & Board Meeting

Agenda Items 6 – 8

  • 6. McAfee Annual Maintenance Extension
  • 7. Technology Grant to Adopt Digital Learning Using High Speed Internet Connections
  • 8. DeKalb Parks and Recreation 2014 Summer Feeding Program Agreement

McAfee Annual Maintenance Extension
Provide continued VirusScan, Web Filtering, and Spam Filtering for 35,000+ student, teacher, and administrative computers in the DeKalb County School District. This is for year 2 of a 3 year agreement at a cost not to exceed $139,885.

Technology Grant to Adopt Digital Learning Using High Speed Internet Connections
The grant awarded to the DeKalb County School District is called the 2014 Technology Grant to Adopt Digital Learning Using High-Speed Internet Connections, and will provide $197,000 for the school district to expand Internet broadband access. The new faster connection will increase up to six times the amount of data that will be able to travel into our schools to provide learning resources for students and teachers.

DeKalb Parks and Recreation 2014 Summer Feeding Program Agreement
DeKalb Schools will provide approximately 328,000 meals over the summer at an estimated cost of $680,398.