Agenda Item #39
Pearson Vue Authorized Center Agreement
The Office of Career and Technical Education has initiated an agreement with NCS Pearson, Inc., to establish an authorized test center within the school system.This agreement will allow adequate and local access to the CompTIA A+ industry certification assessment for BPS students. This assessment is in response to the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act, Secondary Schools of National Prominence, and may impact school grades. This agreement has been reviewed, modified, and approved by the BPS Risk Management Office (Mark Langdorf) and the School Board Legal Council (Harold Bistline). Since the agreement contains indemnification language, it must be submitted to, and approved by the School Board.
Approve the agreement between Brevard Public Schools and NCS Pearson, Inc., to establish a testing center within the school system.
Information - 3/9/2010
Consent after Information3/23/2010
Authority for Action
General powers and duties of the Board
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Margaret Lewis, Director, Office of Career and Technical Education, Extension 380
Attachment: Pearson Vue Test Site Agreement-Mar2010.pdf
Attachment: Pearson VUE TC Agrmnt - No A (2).pdf