School Year 2021-2022 / Reopening Information for Partners:

2021-2022 Back to School Partners Call: On Thursday, September 23rd from 1-2PM BPS will be holding a back to school partner call. We will be reviewing access to schools, the ESSER timeline, as well as addressing new policies for the school year, and answering questions. All are welcome to attend, Zoom info will be sent out the morning of the call to all registered participants.
Call Materials: Call Recording and Call Slides

Preparing for School Year 2021-2022: To prepare for the 2022 School Year, partners should be entering partnerships for the upcoming school year into Directions are included here as slides, along with a recording. Once submitted, your updates and partnerships will not be publicly viewable until it is approved by the school and Partnerships Office.
Training Materials: Training Recording and Training Slides
Partner Access to Schools: Memo on Partner Access to School Buildings

June 24th ESSER Training: BPS is expecting $400M via the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Fund. This meeting to inform partners of the funding, efforts, answer questions, and aid in assisting partners on their eligibility to apply.
Call Materials: Call Recording and Call Slides

June 16th FERPA Training: FERPA is the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, the Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records and is something we all work with daily.
Call Reference Materials: Call Slides
Call Recording: Presentation Recording

June 11th Call for Therapeutic Partners:
Pause on Therapeutic Services: Official Release Letter
Call Recording and Slides: Call Recording and Call Slides
Mandatory Survey for all Therapeutic Partners: Official Survey Response Form

June 2nd Partnership Update Call:
Partnership Update Information and Reference Material: Presentation Slides
Partnership Call Recording: Presentation Recording

May 12th Partnership Update Call and Data Collection Intro:
Partnership Update Information: Presentation Slides
Partnership Call Recording: Presentation Recording
Partner Data Collection: Partner Data Collection Technical Guide For SY20-21

CORI information can be found in our Guide for School-Community Partnerships, inside the Guide you will find a link to the CORI Form, as well as instructions. Due to COVID-19, ID verification is no longer in person. When you submit your forms, please choose a school you have a relationship with. The staffer at the school who verifies CORI forms will contact you to confirm the information on the ID is correct, and the ID matches the person. This process may take between 7 to 10 days.

Review the Guide for School-Community Partnerships here Please make sure that your program information is up to date.

Earlier Partnership Updates and School Reopening Information:

April 14th Partnership Update Call and Data Collection Intro:
Partnership Update Information: Presentation Slides
Partnership Call Recording: Presentation Recording

March 10th Partnership Update Call and Anti-Racism Training Information:
Anti-Racism Training Information: Presentation Slides
Anti-Racism Training Recording: Presentation Recording

For information regarding Partners Access to Buildings (Updated Sept. 23rd), please refer to the BPS Superintendent’s Guide to Building Access

For more information regarding guidelines for program offerings, along with update new policies as result of COVID-19, please review Expanded Guidance for Partners Providing Programming During COVID-19 Closure

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