Agenda Item #29
Career Pathways Grant
We are requesting permission to write for this two-year Career Pathways grant. The amount of grant funding we are requesting will be $146,924.
This project provides supplemental financial assistance for Brevard Public Schools Office of Adult and Community Education to establish a collaborative partnership with several community organizations such as Brevard Community College, Brevard Workforce, Job Corps, and various businesses to provide a career pathways program in all adult education centers within the county.
Our goal with the new grant will be improving the quality Adult Education programs and student outcomes by incorporating the Adult Career Pathways Framework and aligning program operation and curriculum to include:
If awarded, this two year grant will consist of full funding the first two years.
There is not a required match or any in-kind contributions as a condition of this grant.
Permission to write and submit the proposal.
Consent w/o Information - 1/18/2011
Authority for Action
FS General powers and duties of the School Board
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal
John C. Wigley, Director of Adult Education 633-1000 X375