Washington, DC – May 24, 2016 – Longevity Consulting announced today that it has been awarded the Teacher Quality Partnership (TQP) Peer Review contract by the U.S. Department of Education (ED). This task order is one of multiple released under a Blanket Purchasing Agreement (BPA), and is a Firm Fixed-Price contract valuing over $75,000.
As part of this task order, Team Longevity is tasked with creating and maintaining a competition peer reviewer and honoraria database, as well as preparing applications and peer reviewers for the review, coordinating and completing the peer review, and conducting peer review surveys. Additionally, Team Longevity will coordinate peer review panels, prepare competition materials and grant files, as well as create and disseminate technical review forms.
The purposes of the TQP program are to: improve student achievement; increase the quality of new prospective teachers by improving the preparation of prospective teachers and enhancing professional development activities for teachers; hold teacher preparation programs at institutions of higher education accountable for preparing highly qualified teachers; and recruit highly qualified individuals, including minorities and individuals from other occupations, into the teaching force.
“We proudly support ED, and its mission to improve student achievement – particularly in our local community. These efforts will result in a contribution to the greater good of our society, and we are ecstatic to have the opportunity to provide continued peer review support for the Department,” said Longevity President and Chief Executive Officer Bobby Long.
About Longevity Consulting
Headquartered in Washington, D.C., Longevity Consulting is an information technology, solution based, full service organization, dedicated to producing results. We are an SBA 8(a) Certified, Veteran Owned, Small Disadvantaged Business. Our goal is to create a collaborative environment between our consultants and our clients. This synergistic relationship helps identify ways to improve our clients’ business and better position our company to provide the most appropriate solution for each client engagement. For more information about Longevity Consulting, please visit us at www.longevityconsulting.com.