03-23-2010 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #50


Title
Contract Agreement to Provide Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training for District Personnel

Discussion

Upon Board approval, Brevard County Public Schools will contract with the Crisis Prevention Institute, Inc. (CPI) to provide non-violent crisis intervention consulting and training to school and district personnel.  A representative from each school will be selected by the Principal and trained by CPI.  Once trained, each of the selected representatives will conduct school-based trainings and  maintain CPI certification at their site as required in the Brevard Public Schools Reasonable Force document.  Additional training will be provided to district personnel to include areas of transportation, after-care, and exceptional student education.  Funding for this training is provided through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) 2009.



Recommendation

Approve Contract Agreement with the Crisis Prevention Institute, Inc. (CPI) to provide non-violent crisis intervention consulting and training to district personnel.



Meeting Date(s)
Information - 3/23/2010
Consent after Information4/27/2010

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

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
2010$138,880.00Yes43292804100146300312000

Contact
Eva Lewis, Director, ESE Program Support Services, x520


Attachment:  CPI.pdf
Attachment:  cpiCrisisPreventionInstitute-Dacri.pdf