02-22-2011 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #22


Title
Contracted Services Agreement to Provide a Two- Day Asperger Syndrome Training

Discussion

Timothy P. Kowalski, M.A., C.C.C. of Professional Communication Services, Inc. in Orlando will be presenting a two-day training on March 17, 2011 and March 18, 2011 with an emphasis on social-pragmatic communication and Asperger Syndrome, Training 1, And Then There's Pragmatics targets district-wide Speech-Language Pathologists and selected Exceptional Student Education staff. Training 2, Asperger Syndrome: The Emotional Rollercoaster, targets district wide teachers and counselors of students with Asperger Syndrome.  The fee for these trainings includes associated travel and materials and is budgeted be the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 (ARRA).



Recommendation

Approve the contracted services agreement with Timothy P. Kowalski of Professional Communication Services, Inc. for a two-day training on Asperger Syndrome.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 2/8/2011
Consent after Information2/22/2011

Authority for Action
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 (ARRA)

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
2011$4200.00Yes43292804902016300312000

Contact

Sue Carver, Director and Susan McKeown, Resource Teacher, ESE Program Support, x520




Attachment:  2010-11Kowalski Contract-3-17-11.pdf