RFP/Public Notices:

Ansonia Public Schools

Quality Enhancement Grant Program

Request for Proposals

Quality Enhancement Grant: The Quality Enhancement Grant Program Local Request for Proposal is available for the July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021 fiscal year. The purpose of the Quality Enhancement Grant is to provide funding for programs that focus on education and early care that address quality standards and/or expand comprehensive services for children and families.

The Valley Early Childhood Regional Council is seeking qualified programs/individuals to provide job-embedded, evidence based training and/or coaching for early childhood educators located in Ansonia on the following topics:

  • Cultural Diversity Training
  • Developmentally Appropriate Practices that Include Family Engagement

In addition, the Valley Early Childhood Regional Council is seeking qualified individuals to be a Registered Behavior Technician to provide behavior and related services to students, ages 3-5, in a community childcare setting located in Ansonia. Proposal should include an hourly rate for services. Behavior and related services must be provided by an individual qualified and certified by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB). The proposer will insure that all satisfactory criminal background checks, drug tests and DCF registry checks as required under law have been completed and will provide the Valley Early Childhood Regional Council proof upon request. 

Submission/ Due Date - Eligible applicants must submit an application for the program year July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021. Grant award letters will be issued annually based on the annual appropriation of the Connecticut Legislature and the grant recipient’s compliance with the program requirements.  The due date for completed grant applications is 1:00 p.m. on March 30, 2020

Contact Information: Krista Gambino, Ansonia School Readiness Coordinator, 115 Howard Avenue, Ansonia, CT 06401, telephone, 203-736-5052.