Business and Financial Services
School districts are working with fewer resources, yet there are greater expectations bring placed on them. CREC can assist districts in planning, monitoring, and managing financial affairs to reduce workload and personnel needs.
Desktop Computer and Server Support
Maximize investments in technology and appreciate real cost savings by leveraging CREC's team of desktop and server experts.
eesmarts: K-12 Energy Education
An energy efficiency and clean energy educational program designed to facilitate students' understanding of the science, math, and technology related to energy efficiency, clean energy sources, and electricity.
Staffing Solutions: Substitute Teachers, Paraeducators, Nurses, and Custodians
CREC's staffing specialists recruit, train, support, and manage substitute personnel to help districts with time and cost-saving.
Employee Assistance Program
Aids district and town employees experiencing personal problems. This counseling and referral service serves district and town employees and their families who are experiencing individual or family difficulties.
Maximizing Medicaid Reimbursement Revenue
Partnership between CREC and CompuClaim provides support and expertise to ensure that CT school districts maximize their Medicaid revenue and comply with Medicaid requirements.
Competitively bid purchasing programs available to all schools, municipalities, and non-profits. The CT Consortium, PEPPM, and AEPA offer national purchasing power with the security of local support by a non-profit organization.
The COMPASS: Helping Paraeducators Navigate the Profession
Nationally recognized, comprehensive, job-embedded professional development curriculum aligned with national paraeducator standards, with more than twenty modules such as School Climate, Instructional Strategies, Managing Behaviors, and Common Core Standards.
A wide-range of management consulting and business advisory services for schools, town governments, public agencies, and other nonprofit organizations.
Shared Out-Of-District Transportation
CREC helps faciliate the sharing of out-of-district transportation services. Here you can find and post transportation shares with other districts.
Commissioning and Operational Services Management
Included within a broader energy efficiency program, commissioning, retro-commissioning and operational services management provides clients with comfort that mechanical units and HVAC systems are operating as efficiently as possible.
Regional Resource Collaborative
The Regional Resource Collaborative harnesses the power of regional collaboration to reach common goals. Collaborative members gain access to a variety of resources to support common initiatives, grants, and other funding activities.
Budgeting and Forecasting Services
Experienced budgeting and cash flow forecasting services rooted deeply in past school construction experience to ensure successful projects are completed under budget and all taxpayer funds are properly accounted for.
Construction Development and Planning Services
Supporting districts through facility assessments and creation of prioritized capital improvement and construction plans tailored to fit every need. Foresight and planning of capital projects can fix expensive problems before they arise.
These services focus on ensuring furniture and equipment meet the programmatic needs of schools while reducing the burden on stakeholders for coordination and supervision of the design, procurement, and installation.