04-09-2013 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #53


Title
Thinking Maps: A Language for Learning Training

Discussion
FDLRS/East in collaboration with Instructional Services will be hosting a "Thinking Maps:  A Language for Learning Training" to be held on May 29-30, 2013 at Cocoa High School.  This training is being provided to all Thinking Maps Trainers in Brevard Public Schools at a cost of $1,500.00 per day.  Gail L. Sansome, Full time Educational Consultant for Thinking Maps, Inc. will be conducting the training.      

Recommendation
Approve Contracted Services Agreement (Consultant Agreement) with Thinking Maps, Inc. in the amount of $1,500 per day for May 29 & 30, 2013 for a total of $3,000.00 to be paid by the Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System (FDLRS/East), IDEA, Part B funding.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 4/9/2013
Consent after Information4/23/2013

Authority for Action
Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

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
2013$3,000.00Yes42292854130176400312000

Contact

Sharon Tolson, Director, FDLRS & Pre-K Services, ext. 540

Beth Thedy, Assistant Superintendent, Office of Student Services, ext. 270




Attachment:  Thinking Maps Cons. Agreement and VITA for Gail Sansome.pdf