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02-12-2008 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #44


Title
H-8. Evaluation Consulting Services for Teaching American History Grant Professional Development Programs

Discussion

American Education Solutions, Inc., will provide evaluation consulting services as described in Brevard’s Teaching American History Grant as has been done previously in years one and two of the grant.  Services include:  development of evaluation instruments; development, collection, processing, and analysis of quantitative and qualitative data; development of formative and summative evaluation reports; on-going evaluation feedback to the Superintendent and project manager; interpretation of program data; and preparation of Annual Performance Reports and the Final Evaluation Report for submission to the U.S. Department of Education.  The writing and submission of this grant was approved by the Board on May 24, 2005, and the acceptance of the award was approved on October 11, 2005.  A copy of this grant is on file in the Office of Secondary Programs, Division of Curriculum and Instruction.



Recommendation

Approve the total payment of $25,000 to American Education Solutions, Inc., for the independent evaluation of Brevard’s American History Grant for year three. 



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 2/12/2008
Consent after Information2/26/2008

Authority for Action
PL –Elementary & Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Operating - Grant

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
08-09$25,000No42492302870996400312000

Contact

Wanda L. Gray

Irene Ramnarine

Walter L. Christy

Brenda B. Blackburn