04-26-2011 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #45


Title
Contracted Services Agreement between the Office of Title I and Family Leadership, Inc.

Discussion
Family Leadership, Inc., a national non-profit corporation, will conduct 2 two-day train-the-trainer/certification workshops for Parenting Partners on June 15-16, 2011 and June, 21-22, 2011. This research-based program incorporates the 40 Developmental Assets and Joyce Epstein's 6 Types of Parent Involvement. The trainings will be provided to 9 Title I schools in the Cocoa High feeder chain by a minimum of 3 national trainers and 13 Title I schools in the Heritage High feeder chain by a minimum of 4 national trainers. Event coordination support, preparation for multi-lingual training, supplies, handouts, lunch and snacks for participants will be provided by Family Leadership, Inc. Additionally, ongoing site team contact and support will be provided to the 22 schools.

Recommendation
Approve the Contracted Services Agreement for $22,000 between the Office of Title I and Family Leadership, Inc. for professional development/parent involvement training for Parenting Partners. Services will include 2 two-day train-the-trainer/certification workshops for 22 school teams (5 participants per school).

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 4/26/2011
Consent after Information5/10/2011

Authority for Action
Board Policy 6540

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
11$22,000yes42292124110056400312000

Contact

Beth Windover, Title I Resource Teacher, 633-1000, ext. 336

Teresa Wright, Director, Early Childhood & Title I Programs, 633-1000, ext. 340




Attachment:  Family Leadership, Inc..pdf