03-10-2015 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #50


Title
Permission for Brevard County Students to attend the International Odyssey of the Mind Competition

Discussion
Students from Brevard Public Schools have been invited to participate in the World Odyssey of the Mind competition at the University of Michigan from May 20 through 23, 2015. These students will be recognized as first or second place winners or by special invitation at the state competition being held on April 11, 2015. Adult coaches and chaperones will accompany the students.

Recommendation
Approve the request for students and chaperones to travel to the World Odyssey of the Mind competition at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan. The competition will be from May 20 through 23, 2015.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 3/10/2015
Consent after Information4/14/2015

Authority for Action
General Powers and Duties of the School Board

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Nancy Howser, Resource Teacher for Gifted and Accelerated Programs, Ext. 322; Robin L. Novelli, Director, High School Programs, Ext. 310; Cyndi Van Meter, Associate Superintendent, Division of Curriculum and Instruction, Ext. 300