04-27-2010 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #38


Title
Permission for Odyssey of the Mind (OM) Teams to Travel to World Finals

Discussion

Two (2) Brevard County Public School teams qualified to participate in the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals at Michigan State University in East Lansing, from May 26 - 29, 2010.  We are very proud of the teams from Indialantic Elementary School and Gemini Elementary School.  Adult coaches and chaperones will accompany the students.  Housing arrangements are being made through the Odyssey of the Mind program and Michigan State University.  Due to time constraints, we request consent without prior information.



Recommendation

Approve the request to travel to the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals from May 26 - 29, 2010 at  Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.                       .



Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 4/28/2010

Authority for Action
Part I, State OM Accounting Fundraising

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Operating - Categorical

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
09-10$5,000.00Yes10098150011805100332102

Contact
Sue Carver for Eva Lewis, Director, ESE Program Support Services


Attachment:  The Odyssey of the Mind World Finals will be held at Michigan State University in East Lansing.pdf