05-10-2011 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #30


Title
Adult Education And Family Literacy Geographical Grant 2011-2012

Discussion

Brevard Public Schools Office of Adult/Community Education is requesting permission to write the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act grant. The grant will consist of funding for two years in the amount of $568,925 per year.

This project provides supplemental financial assistance for Adult/Community Education to establish a collaborative partnership with several community organizations such as Brevard Community College and various businesses to provide adult education and literacy programs in adult education centers within the county.

Copies of the application will be located in the Adult/Community Education Director's office and the Adult Education grant office located at the North Area Adult Education Center.

There is not a required match or any in-kind contributions as a condition of this grant.



Recommendation
Grant the Office of Adult/Community Education permission to write and submit the proposal.

Meeting Date(s)
Consent w/o Information - 5/10/2011

Authority for Action
FS General powers and duties of the School Board

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
11/12$568,925$568,9254229240XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX
12/13$568,925$568,9254229240XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX

Contact

John C. Wigley, Director of Adult Education X375