05-10-2016 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #42


Title
Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System (FDLRS/East) Project Application for 2016-17

Discussion

The 2016-17 Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System/East (FDLRS/East) is a viable coordinated statewide network delivering effective and cost efficient support services to any and all of those involved with the education of students with disabilities.

All FDLRS Associate Center grants are completed and transmitted electronically and received, reviewed, and approved by the Bureau of Grants Management at the Florida Department of Education.  Hard copies are attached of the FDLRS/East Narrative also containing a Budget Summary for 2016/17 and copies of all Certification and General Assurance pages.  The initiative areas (functions) for the FDLRS Center Network are Child Find, Parent Services, Human Resource Development (HRD), Technology Services, and the Florida Inclusion Network (FIN) services. 

A copy of the entire electronically produced grant is available at the district FDLRS office located at the Educational Services Facility in Pod 4.                



Recommendation
Approve the 2016-17 Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System (FDLRS/East) Project Application with a total funding of $1,248,007.  The breakdown for the total budget is $1,051,599 in IDEA, Part B; $163,140 in IDEA, Part B, Preschool; and, $33,268 in State General Revenue.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 5/10/2016

Authority for Action
IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Act)

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Operating - Grant
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
16/17$1,051,599Yes42292854170176130Various000
Yes42292854170176400Various000
16/17$163,140Yes42292854170186130Various000
16/17$33,268Yes42492854170166400Varous000

Contact

Dr. Tricia Frame, Director, FDLRS and Pre-K Services, Ext. 540

Dr. Beth Thedy, Assistant Superintendent, Student Services, Ext. 270   




Attachment:  FDLRS Application for 2016-17 Narrative for May 10, 2016 Board Meeting.pdf